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Lydia Mordkovitch Plays Violin Sonatas Gerard Oppitz


Release Date: 08/27/2002 
Label:  Chandos Collect Catalog #: 6659   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsSergei ProkofievFranz SchubertRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Lydia MordkovitchGerhard Oppitz
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in G major, Op. 78 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, UK 
Length: 29 Minutes 26 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, UK 
Length: 20 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, UK 
Length: 21 Minutes 41 Secs. 
4. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in F minor, Op. 80 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1946; USSR 
Date of Recording: 10/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 29 Minutes 31 Secs. 
5. Sonatinas (2) for Piano, Op. 54: no 2 in G major by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931-1932; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 10/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 23 Minutes 52 Secs. 
6. Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, D 574/Op. 162 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, UK 
Length: 21 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. Fantasy for Violin and Piano in C major, D 934/Op. 159 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1986 
Venue:  All Saints Church, Tooting, London, UK 
Length: 25 Minutes 41 Secs. 
8. Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 18 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 32 Minutes 2 Secs. 
9. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in A minor, Op. 105 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), Gerhard Oppitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/01/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 17 Minutes 22 Secs. 
10. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in D minor, Op. 121 by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/01/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 32 Minutes 13 Secs. 
11. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in A major, Op. 13 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Gerhard Oppitz (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1984 
Venue:  St Lukes's Church. Chelsea, London, UK 
Length: 28 Minutes 0 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78: I. Vivace ma non troppo
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78: II. Adagio
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78: III. Allegro molto moderato
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100: I. Allegro amabile
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100: II. Andante tranquillo - Vivace
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100: III. Allegro grazioso (quasi andante)
Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108: I. Allegro
Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108: II. Adagio
Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108: III. Un poco presto e con sentimento
Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108: IV. Presto agitato
Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80: I. Andante assai
Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80: II. Allegro brusco
Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80: III. Andante
Violin Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80: IV. Allegrissimo
Violin Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94bis: I. Moderato
Violin Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94bis: II. Presto
Violin Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94bis: III. Andante
Violin Sonata No. 2 in D major, Op. 94bis: IV. Allegro con brio

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