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Bowen: Viola Sonatas no.1 in C minor op.18 & no.2 in F major op.22, Phantasy op.54

Discerning accounts of viola sonatas that can be overdone

Sunday, 26 February 2012
Musicians
Bridge Duo: Matthew Jones (viola) Michael Hampton (piano)
Composer
Bowen
Catalogue number
Naxos 8.572580
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