Nikolai Rakov: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Sonatinas for Violin and Piano / David Frühwirth: violin; Milana Chernyavska: piano
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2013-02-12Works: Nikolai Rakov: Pieces (3) for violin & piano; Sonata for Violin no 2; Sonatina no 3 for violin & piano ("Little Triptych"); Sonatina no 2 in D major for violin & piano; Sonata for Violin no 1
Performers: Chernyavska, Milana; Fruhwirth, David
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These pieces are generally tonal and melodic, with colorful late romantic harmonies... Much of it is similar...continue...
Recording information: Deutschlandradio, Berlin, Siemens-Villa, Studio Gärtner (12/27/2009-12/29/2009)....continue...
Alfred Schnittke: Piano Concerto No. 2; Piano Quintet; Piano Quartet / Ewa Kupiec, Maria Lettberg: pianos
1 CD / Delta Classics / 2012-10-09Works: Alfred Schnittke: Quintet for Piano and Strings; Quartet for Piano and Strings in A minor (after Mahler); Trio for piano, violin & cello; Music for Piano & Chamber Orchestra
Performers: Kupiec, Ewa; Lettberg, Maria
Conductors: Strobel, Frank
Ensemble: ; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra members
Variation is one of the oldest and most popular methods of composition in music history. The native Volga German Alfred Schnittke used a different form...continue...