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Achron: Suites for violin and piano nos.1–4, Children’s Suite (arr. Heifetz), salon pieces

Rewarding exploration of the music of a neglected Russian violinist–composer

Saturday, 26 May 2012
Musicians
Hagai Shaham (violin) Arnon Erez (piano)
Composer
Achron
Catalogue number
HYPERION CDA 67841 (two discs)
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