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Midori Live At Carnegie Hall


Release Date: 04/19/1991 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 46742   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRichard StraussFrédéric ChopinHeinrich Wilhelm Ernst,   ... 
Performer:  MidoriRobert McDonald
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Midori (Violin), Robert McDonald (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 18 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Robert McDonald (Piano), Midori (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Germany 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
3. Nocturne for Piano in C sharp minor, B 49 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Robert McDonald (Piano), Midori (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
Notes: The attribution of this composition to Chopin is doubtful. 
4. Polyphonic Studies (6) for Violin solo: no 6, Variations on "The Last Rose of Summer" by Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst
Performer:  Midori (Violin), Robert McDonald (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
5. Beau soir by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Robert McDonald (Piano), Midori (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1880; France 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 
6. Tzigane for Violin and Orchestra by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Robert McDonald (Piano), Midori (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; France 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, NYC 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro assai
II. Tempo di Minuetto, ma molto moderato e grazioso
III. Allegro vivace
I. Allegro ma non troppo
II. Improvisation: Andante cantabile
III. Finale. Andante - Allegro
Nocturne in C-sharp minor, Op. Posth.
Variations on The Last Rose of Summer
Beau Soir
Tzigane, rapsodie de concert

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 Midori's Wonderful Performance August 5, 2012 By Lucille R. F See All My Reviews "Midori Live at Carnegie Hall is Midori at her best deserving of high praise for virtuosity. Robert McDonald on piano was inspiring." Report Abuse
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