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Violin Essentials - The World's Greatest Violin Music


Release Date: 02/05/2008 
Label:  Denon Records   Catalog #: 17684   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Jules MassenetCamille Saint-SaënsSir Edward ElgarFelix Mendelssohn,   ... 
Performer:  Chee-YunAkira Eguchi
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Includes work(s) for violin by various composers. Soloist: Chee-Yun. Includes work(s) for violin by various composers. Soloist: Chee-Yun. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 3 in B minor, Op. 61: 2nd movement, Andantino quasi allegretto by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin)
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
3.
Salut d'amour, Op. 12 by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888/1889; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 23 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op. 64: 1st movement, Allegro molto appassionato by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin)
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Germany 
Length: 13 Minutes 48 Secs. 
5.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
6.
Masquerade: Nocturne by Aram Khachaturian
Performer:  Akira Eguchi (Piano), Chee-Yun (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1941; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8: 4th movement, Allegro poco mosso by César Franck
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin), Akira Eguchi (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8.
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Akira Eguchi (Piano), Chee-Yun (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
9.
Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21: 5th movement, Rondo - Allegro by Edouard Lalo
Performer:  Chee-Yun (Violin)
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; France 
Length: 8 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphonie Espagnole In D Minor, Op. 21: V. Rondo Allegro
Meditation from "Thaďs"
Violin Concerto No. 3 In B Minor, Op. 61: II. Andantino Quasi Alllegretto
Salut d'Amour
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra In e Minor, Op. 64: I. Allegro Molto Appassionato
Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14
The Bumble Bee
Nocturne from "Masquerade"
Sonata for Violin and Piano In a Major: IV. Allegretto Poco Mosso

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