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Beethoven: Sonatas for Violin & Piano / Dawes, Coop


Release Date: 04/29/2016 
Label:  Skylark Digital   Catalog #: 101   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew DawesJane Coop
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Andrew Dawes and Jane Coop are two of Canada’s finest musicians. They have collaborated to present this new release of Beethoven’s Sonatas for piano and violin. The complete set of sonatas shows Beethoven’s incredible creativity in an intimate medium, and was chosen as “Chamber Duo Recording of the Year” by Opus Magazine. Violinist Andrew Dawes is a chamber musician, soloist, educator, and founding member of the Orford String Quartet. He has performed in more than 25 countries, and in more than 2,000 concerts. Pianist Jane Coop has performed on stages in New York, London, Warsaw, Prague, Tokyo, St. Petersburg, and more. She frequently records, and has produced thirteen albums. Andrew Dawes and Jane Coop are two of Canada’s finest musicians. They have collaborated to present this new release of Beethoven’s Sonatas for piano and violin. The complete set of sonatas shows Beethoven’s incredible creativity in an intimate medium, and was chosen as “Chamber Duo Recording of the Year” by Opus Magazine. Violinist Andrew Dawes is a chamber musician, soloist, educator, and founding member of the Orford String Quartet. He has performed in more than 25 countries, and in more than 2,000 concerts. Pianist Jane Coop has performed on stages in New York, London, Warsaw, Prague, Tokyo, St. Petersburg, and more. She frequently records, and has produced thirteen albums. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in D major, Op. 12 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 20 Minutes 46 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 12 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 16 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in E flat major, Op. 12 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 19 Minutes 34 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 4 in A minor, Op. 23 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 19 Minutes 42 Secs. 
5.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 6 in A major, Op. 30 no 1 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 21 Minutes 58 Secs. 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jane Coop (Piano), Andrew Dawes (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 18 Minutes 4 Secs. 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 9 in A major, Op. 47 "Kreutzer" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802-1803; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 37 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jane Coop (Piano), Andrew Dawes (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 23 Minutes 3 Secs. 
9.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 7 in C minor, Op. 30 no 2 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 25 Minutes 21 Secs. 
10.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 10 in G major, Op. 96 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Andrew Dawes (Violin), Jane Coop (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Univ. of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. 
Length: 25 Minutes 52 Secs. 

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 Not really new. November 22, 2016 By F. Berger (Baltimore, MD) See All My Reviews "Nothing against the performances, which are well known to be very fine, but the Arkiv description is misleading in that these were recorded and first released in 2001. This is a re-release." Report Abuse
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