Dvorak: Music for Violin & Piano - Anthony Marwood, Susan Tomes

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Title:
Music for Violin & Piano
Composer:
Dvorak
Artist:
Anthony Marwood, Susan Tomes
Label:
Helios
Format:
1 CD
Online Price:
$14.99

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Catalogue Number: CDH55365


Product Description

Dvorák's music for violin and piano comes from many periods in his career. An early Sonata in A minor of 1873 is lost. Of the works which do survive, several, including the Notturno and Four Romantic Pieces, are skilful arrangements of earlier works (the Notturno is a reworking of the central section of the E minor String Quartet, while the Four Pieces were originally written for viola and piano). There are two extensive compositions exclusively for violin and piano: the Sonata in F major, interestingly designated by the composer as being for 'piano and violin', and the popular Sonatina in G major, composed during his stay in America. Both are models of perfection in this most relaxed of chamber-music genres. The Ballad in D minor was composed in the autumn of 1884 specifically for publication in the Christmas edition of the London Magazine of Music and is a work with a tragic and passionate tone akin to that of the Seventh Symphony.

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