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  1. RR: 146. Bach: Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin, BWV 1001-1006

    1. Milstein (1973)




    2. Grumiaux (1961)




    3. Podger (1998)




    4. Szeryng (1954)

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  2. RR: 145. Ives: Piano Sonata #2 "Concord"

    1. Hamelin (1988)




    2. Hamelin, Martin (2004)




    3. Kalish, Baron, Graham (1976)




    4. Aimard, Pahud, Zimmermann (2004)

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  3. RR: 144. Shostakovich: Symphony #10 in E minor, op. 93

    1. Karajan (cond.), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1982)




    2. Karajan (cond.), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1966)




    3. Mravinsky (cond.), Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra (1976)

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  4. Prokofiev - Dimitri Mitropoulos, New York Philharmonic ‎– Romeo And Juliet

    As the All Music Guide says it:

    In the early- and mid-twentieth century, the three major Tchaikovsky ballets -- Swan Lake, The Sleeping Beauty, and The Nutcracker -- were viewed as the three greatest full-length ballets. Not surprisingly, they were also more popular by wide margins than all other works in the genre. By the latter quarter of the century, however, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet had entered the trio's select company and remains exceedingly popular today. [... It] is one
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  5. Historically Informed Summer School

    I have just come back from the Historically Informed Summer School at Scarborough, which explores the interface between early/ baroque and folk music. I had signed up thinking that the course would improve my folk technique & that I’d find out something intriguing about folk tunes that had made it into the art music repertoire and vice versa.

    However, the introductory meetings left me feeling confused and lost.

    Moreover, I decided early on that I didn’t have full ...

    Updated Aug-22-2016 at 15:09 by Ingélou

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