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Scelsi: The Works For Violin / Weiping Lin


Release Date: 04/23/2013 
Label:  Mode   Catalog #: 256   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

irst COMPLETE recording of Scelsi’s works for solo violin. Includes the FIRST RECORDING of the “Divertimento #2.” The pieces span from Scelsi’s early virtuoso style of the “Divertimenti” to his later explorations of the “inside of sound.” Taiwanese born violinist Weiping Lin lives in Austria, where she is first violinist in the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra. A specialist in contemporary music, she has also performed in prestigious ensembles such as Ensemble Modern and Ensemble die reihe. Produced by Scelsi expert Sharon Kanach. irst COMPLETE recording of Scelsi’s works for solo violin. Includes the FIRST RECORDING of the “Divertimento #2.” The pieces span from Scelsi’s early virtuoso style of the “Divertimenti” to his later explorations of the “inside of sound.” Taiwanese born violinist Weiping Lin lives in Austria, where she is first violinist in the Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra. A specialist in contemporary music, she has also performed in prestigious ensembles such as Ensemble Modern and Ensemble die reihe. Produced by Scelsi expert Sharon Kanach. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Xnoybis by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964 
2. L'ame ouverte by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Written: 1973 
3. L'ame ailée by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973 
4. Divertimento Violin no 2 by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954 
5. Divertimento for Violin no 3 by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955 
6. Divertimento for Violin no 4 by Giacinto Scelsi
Performer:  Weiping Lin (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1955 

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