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Nathan Milstein - The 1946 Library Of Congress Recital


Release Date: 02/20/1996 
Label:  Bridge   Catalog #: 9064   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Tommaso Antonio VitaliJohann Sebastian BachNathan MilsteinFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Nathan MilsteinJosef Blatt
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Chaconne in G minor by Tommaso Antonio Vitali
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin), Josef Blatt (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 9 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 15 Minutes 1 Secs. 
3.
Paganiniana by Nathan Milstein
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 9 Minutes 5 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin), Josef Blatt (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 25 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5.
Nocturne for Piano in C sharp minor, B 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin), Josef Blatt (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; Poland 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Nathan Milstein
The attribution of this composition to Chopin is doubtful. 
6.
Scherzo-Tarantelle in G minor, Op. 16 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin), Josef Blatt (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856 
Date of Recording: 10/07/1946 
Venue:  Live  Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Chaconne
Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001: I. Adagio
Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001: II. Fuga - Allegro
Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001: III. Siciliano
Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001: IV. Presto
Paganiniana (Variations)
Concerto in E minor, op. 64: I. Allegro molto appassionato - Presto
Concerto in E minor, op. 64: II. Andante
Concerto in E minor, op. 64: III. Allegretto non troppo - Allegro molto vivace
Nocturne in C-sharp minor
Scherzo-Tarantelle

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