The German-Canandia cellist takes a look at structure, character and speed, and explains why it is so important to honour the composer’s bowings, in the first and second movements of the E minor Sonata
David Oistrakh Plays Johannes Brahms. Brahms: Violin Sonatas: no.1 in G major op.78, no.2 in A major op.100, no.3 in D minor op.108; ‘FAE’ Scherzo in C minor
The Strad Issue: May 2016 Description: Frida Bauer brings the best out of Oistrakh in the Brahms sonatas Musicians: David Oistrakh (violin) Frida Bauer, Sviatoslav Richter (piano) Composer: Johannes Brahms That great Brahmsian David Oistrakh never systematically recorded the sonatas. We have nothing with his longtime sonata ...