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Introduction / Fialova


Release Date: 07/21/2017 
Label:  Arco Diva   Catalog #: 174  
Composer:  Miklós RózsaVladimir GodárKrzysztof PendereckiAram Khachaturian,   ... 
Performer:  Kristina Fialova
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Kristina Fialova has been primarily praised by critics for her impeccable technique, impassioned performance and sophisticated musical sentiment. After winning the 2013 Michal Spisak International Competition in Katowice, Poland, she was invited to the major concert stages in Europe. Her appearance at the prestigious Tivoli Festival in Denmark was followed by her debuting at the Tonhalle Zurich and giving a recital at the 2015 Prague Spring Festival. She has performed at concert halls across Europe, including Russia, as well as in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. She is the winner of numerous international competitions, including Talents for Europe, Soutez Konzervatori, ACT London, Beethoven’s Hradec, and more. Kristina plays a Carlo Antonio Read more Testore- Contrada 1745 viola. She is a Pirastro artist. For her new release she has recorded works by Rozsa, Godar, Penderecki, Khachaturian, Stravinsky and Bodorova. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Introduction and Allegro, Op. 44 by Miklós Rózsa
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: United States 
2.
O Crux by Vladimir Godár
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Slovakia 
3.
Cadenza for Viola solo by Krzysztof Penderecki
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Poland 
4.
Sonata-Song for Viola Solo by Aram Khachaturian
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Russia 
5.
Elégie for Viola solo by Igor Stravinsky
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; United States 
6.
Dza more by Sylvie Bodorová
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Czech Republic 
7.
Sarabande, for viola ("J.S. Bach in memoriam") by Krzysztof Penderecki
Performer:  Kristina Fialova (Viola)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000-2001; Poland 

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