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BRUCH, M.: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 / BEETHOVEN, L. van: Romances / SPOHR, L.: Violin Concerto No. 8 (Heifetz) (1951-1954)

    
      

 

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BRUCH, M.: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 and 2 / BEETHOVEN, L. van: Romances / SPOHR, L.: Violin Concerto No. 8 (Heifetz) (1951-1954)

Heifetz's unequalled combination of silky legato, classically contained phrasing and technical dexterity found its perfect match in the Concertos of Max Bruch. The G minor recording was the first of two that he made with Sargent and it is, if anything, even finer in its lyric generosity than the 1962 remake. Bruch’s Second Concerto and Spohr’s Eighth were both recorded (as were the Beethoven Romances) in Hollywood, and are the violinist’s only recordings of either work. He exhibits superb control of the former’s long-breathed narrative, and of the latter’s operatic intensity of expression.


Bruch, Max

  Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26
1.   Play with flash player I. Prelude: Allegro moderato 00:07:36
2.   Play with flash player II. Adagio 00:07:53
3.   Play with flash player III. Finale: Allegro energico 00:06:32
  Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 44
4.   Play with flash player I. Adagio ma non troppo 00:11:37
5.   Play with flash player II. Recitative: Allegro moderato 00:03:40
6.   Play with flash player III. Finale: Allegro molto 00:08:17

Beethoven, Ludwig van

  Romance No. 1 in G Major, Op. 40
7.   Play with flash player Romance No. 1 in G Major, Op. 40 00:07:03
  Romance No. 2 in F Major, Op. 50
8.   Play with flash player Romance No. 2 in F Major, Op. 50 00:08:06

Spohr, Louis

  Violin Concerto No. 8 in A Minor, Op. 47, "in modo di scena cantante"
9.   Play with flash player I. Recitative: Allegro molto - 00:04:16
10.   Play with flash player II. Adagio - Recitative: Andante - 00:05:25
11.   Play with flash player III. Allegro moderato 00:08:05

Total Playing Time: 01:18:30






Composer(s):
Beethoven, Ludwig van; Bruch, Max; Spohr, Louis

Conductor(s):
Sargent, Malcolm; Solomon, Izler; Steinberg, William

Orchestra(s):
London Symphony Orchestra; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Heifetz, Jascha

Label: Naxos Historical

Series: Great Violinist

Genre: Concerto

Period: Classical; Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.111371

Barcode: 747313337125

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Release Date: 09/2011

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