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The Art of Alexander Meshibovsky / Meshibovsky, Kagramanova


Release Date: 10/06/2017 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3584  
Composer:  César FranckClaude DebussyAlexander Meshibovsky
Performer:  Alexander MeshibovskyRaisa Kagramanova
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Alexander Meshibovsky was born in Russia and graduated from the Kharkov Conservatory. He has performed throughout the former Soviet Union, as well as throughout Europe and the U.S. On this release he displays his broad repertoire capabilities as he performs works by Claude Debussy, Cesar Franck, and original compositions. In 1979, Mr. Meshibovsky immigrated to the United States, to work with Jascha Heifetz. In New York, he has appeared at Alice Tully Hall, Merkin Hall, New York University, The Bruno Walter Auditorium, and at Lehman College. His extensive repertoire includes nearly 50 violin concertos from baroque to contemporary, early and modern Russian works, and his own compositions, arrangements, and transcriptions. Mr. Meshibovsky has Read more served for many years as Professor of Violin at East Tennessee State University and the University of West Virginia, and is currently on the faculty of the Music Department at Lehman College, Columbia University Teachers College, and Long Island University. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8 by César Franck
Performer:  Alexander Meshibovsky (Violin), Raisa Kagramanova (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
2.
Prélude ŕ l'aprčs-midi d'un faune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Alexander Meshibovsky (Violin), Raisa Kagramanova (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1892-1894; France 
3.
Paganiniana by Alexander Meshibovsky
Performer:  Alexander Meshibovsky (Violin), Raisa Kagramanova (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 

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