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Dancer on a Tightrope / Woroch


Release Date: 07/08/2016 
Label:  Champs Hill Records   Catalog #: 114  
Composer:  Grazyna BacewiczPaul HindemithSofia GubaidulinaSergei Prokofiev,   ... 
Performer:  Bartosz WorochMei Yi Foo
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This new release is YCAT artist Bartosz Woroch's debut recording for Champs Hill Records. The title track, Dancer on a Tightrope by Sofia Gubaidulina, represents breaking away from the confines of everyday life. The piece uses extended techniques in both the violin and piano parts. Also included are tracks from composers Grazyna Bacewicz, Paul Hindemith, Sergei Prokofiev, Alfred Schnittke, and John Cage. This new release is YCAT artist Bartosz Woroch's debut recording for Champs Hill Records. The title track, Dancer on a Tightrope by Sofia Gubaidulina, represents breaking away from the confines of everyday life. The piece uses extended techniques in both the violin and piano parts. Also included are tracks from composers Grazyna Bacewicz, Paul Hindemith, Sergei Prokofiev, Alfred Schnittke, and John Cage. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin solo no 2 by Grazyna Bacewicz
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; Poland 
2.
Sonata for Violin solo, Op. 31 no 2 by Paul Hindemith
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Germany 
3.
Dancer on a Tightrope by Sofia Gubaidulina
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993 
4.
Sonata for Violin solo in D major, Op. 115 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1947; USSR 
5.
Fugue for Violin by Alfred Schnittke
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1953; Moscow 
6.
Melodies (6) for Violin and Keyboard by John Cage
Performer:  Bartosz Woroch (Violin), Mei Yi Foo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USA 

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