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Isaac Stern & Yefim Bronfman play Mozart


Release Date: 01/05/2018 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 88985464992  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac SternYefim Bronfman
Number of Discs: 4 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The legendary Isaac Stern and Yefim Bronfman perform Mozart’s mature violin sonatas over four CDs. Recorded in 1993–4, several years after the pair first collaborated, the sonatas demonstrate their “excellent rapport” (Gramophone) in these delicate works. “Bronfman and Stern take an approach … that veers toward neither confection nor meat and potatoes, settling rather on a Mozart who is both graceful and tastefully muscular,” wrote Classical.net of the third volume. The veteran violinist’s only recordings of these sonatas were originally released on four separate albums and are newly united here. The legendary Isaac Stern and Yefim Bronfman perform Mozart’s mature violin sonatas over four CDs. Recorded in 1993–4, several years after the pair first collaborated, the sonatas demonstrate their “excellent rapport” (Gramophone) in these delicate works. “Bronfman and Stern take an approach … that veers toward neither confection nor meat and potatoes, settling rather on a Mozart who is both graceful and tastefully muscular,” wrote Classical.net of the third volume. The veteran violinist’s only recordings of these sonatas were originally released on four separate albums and are newly united here. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major, K 379 (373a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major, K 301 (293a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
3.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major, K 547 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major, K 377 (374e) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major, K 376 (374d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E minor, K 304 (300c) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, K 481 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, K 380 (374f) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E flat major, K 302 (293b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Written: 1778 
10.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in D major, K 306 (300l) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
11.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in C major, K 303 (293c) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Written: 1778 
12.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in C major, K 296 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 
13.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in B flat major, K 454 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1784; Vienna, Austria 
14.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in B flat major, K 378 (317d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
15.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, K 526 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
16.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, K 305 (293d) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Isaac Stern (Violin), Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Mannheim, Germany 

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