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Another enterprising pairing of a 17th-century violin and composer yields some gems
When recording Johann Joseph Vilsmaÿr’s Six Partitas, violinist Vaughan Jones experimented with period bows, gut strings and a lack of chin and shoulder rest before achieving the perfect balance
Vilsmaÿr: Six Partitas for Solo Violin. Biber: Passacaglia in G minor. Pisendel: Solo Violin Sonata in A minor
The Strad Issue: June 2016 Description: First-hand advocacy for solo violin works that pre-date Bach Musicians: Vaughan Jones (violin) Composer: Vilsmaÿr; Biber; Pisendel Catalogue number: FIRST HAND RECORDS FHR 38 (2 CDs) ...