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Bartok, Strauss, Grieg: Violin Sonatas / Vilde Frang


Release Date: 03/29/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 47639  
Composer:  Edvard GriegBéla BartókRichard Strauss
Performer:  Vilde FrangMichail Lifits
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

One of the leading young soloists to emerge from Scandinavia in recent years, Vilde Frang is noted particularly for her superb musical expression, as well as her well-developed virtuosity and musicality.
One of the leading young soloists to emerge from Scandinavia in recent years, Vilde Frang is noted particularly for her superb musical expression, as well as her well-developed virtuosity and musicality.
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Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1 in F major, Op. 8 by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Vilde Frang (Violin), Michail Lifits (Pian)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Denmark 
2. Sonata for Violin solo, Sz 117 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  Vilde Frang (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
3. Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, Op. 18 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Michail Lifits (Pian), Vilde Frang (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Germany 

Sound Samples

Sonata in F major, Op.8: I - Allegro con brio
Sonata in F major, Op.8: II - Allegretto quasi andantino
Sonata in F major, Op.8: III - Allegro molto vivace
Sonata for solo violin: I. Tempo di ciaccona
Sonata for solo violin: II. Fuga - Risoluto, non troppo vivo
Sonata for solo violin: III. Melodia - Adagio
Sonata for solo violin: IV. Presto
Sonata in E Flat major, Op. 18: Allegro, ma non troppo
Sonata in E Flat major, Op. 18: Improvisation (Andante cantabile)
Sonata in E Flat major, Op. 18: Finale (Andante - Allegro)

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