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Appassionato / Lydia Mordkovitch, James Kirby


Release Date: 01/21/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10028   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Henri WieniawskiHenri VieuxtempsAlexander GlazunovSergei Rachmaninov,   ... 
Performer:  Lydia MordkovitchJames Kirby
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) for vln and pno by various composers. Soloists: Lydia Mordkovitch, James Kirby. Includes work(s) for vln and pno by various composers. Soloists: Lydia Mordkovitch, James Kirby. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Légende for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 17 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), James Kirby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2.
Feuille d'album (3) for Violin and Piano, Op. 40: no 1, Romance by Henri Vieuxtemps
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), James Kirby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
3.
Meditation for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 32 by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), James Kirby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
4.
Songs (6), Op. 38: no 3, Daisies by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
5.
Melodies (5) for Violin and Piano, Op. 35bis: no 4 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
6.
Elégie for Violin in C minor, Op. 10 "Sur la mort d'un objet chéri" by Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), James Kirby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1840; Moravia, Czech Repub 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 11 Secs. 
7.
Ballade for Violin and Piano, Op. 29 by Ciprian Porumbescu
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Romania 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8.
Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 17: no 3, Un poco triste by Josef Suk
Performer:  Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin), James Kirby (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
9.
Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 17: no 2, Appassionata by Josef Suk
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1900; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
10.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 5 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Roger Nichols 
11.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 26 by Johan Svendsen
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881; Norway 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 7 Minutes 51 Secs. 
12.
Cantabile for Violin and Piano in D major by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1824; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
13.
Sérénade andalouse, Op. 28 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
14.
Liebesleid by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  James Kirby (Piano), Lydia Mordkovitch (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2002 
Venue:  Potton Hall, Suffolk, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 

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