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Mendelssohn: Violin Concertos, Violin Sonata In F Minor / Tianwa Yang

Mendelssohn / Yang / Sinfonia Finlandia / Gallois
Release Date: 03/26/2013 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 32  
Composer:  Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Tianwa YangRomain Descharmes
Conductor:  Patrick Gallois
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Finlandia
Number of Discs: 1 
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Filled with Mendelssohn’s signature freshness and lightness of touch, the Violin Concerto in D minor and the Sonata, Op 4 are youthful products but written with an assurance which is startling in its maturity. The substantial earlier concerto gives a foretaste of the originality and soaring inspiration which has made the Violin Concerto, Op 64 one of the most enduring works of its age. Acclaimed as “an unquestioned master of the violin” (American Record Guide), Tianwa Yang has quickly established herself as a leading international performer and recording artist, with highly acclaimed discs of works
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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Tianwa Yang (Violin)
Conductor:  Patrick Gallois
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Finlandia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
2. Concerto for Violin in D minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Tianwa Yang (Violin)
Conductor:  Patrick Gallois
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Finlandia
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1822; Germany 
3. Sonata for Violin and Piano in F minor, Op. 4 by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Romain Descharmes (Piano), Tianwa Yang (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Germany 

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