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The Strad's experts evaluate the latest string recordings

Prokofiev: Violin Concertos no.1 in D major op.19 & no.2 in G minor op.63, Sonata for two violins in C major op.56, Sonata for solo violin in D major op.115, Violin Sonatas no.1 in F minor op 80 & no.2 in D major op.94a, Five Melodies op.35b

An outstanding collection of Prokofiev’s complete music for violin

Thursday, 09 January 2014
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Musicians
James Ehnes, Amy Schwartz Moretti (violin) Andrew Armstrong (piano) BBC Philharmonic/Gianandrea Noseda
Composer
Prokofiev
Catalogue number
CHANDOS CHAN 10787 (two discs)
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