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Stravinsky: Duo Concertant - David Wilson-Johnson (baritone); Jennifer Frautschi (violin); Jeremy Denk (piano); Maarten van Veen (piano);...
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  1. Duo Concertante, for violin & piano
  2. Sonata for 2 pianos
  3. Requiem Canticles, for 2 vocal soloists, chorus & orchestra
  4. Abraham and Isaac, sacred ballad for voice & chamber orchestra
  5. Elegy, for viola (or violin) solo
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  1. Duo Concertante, for violin & piano
  2. Sonata for 2 pianos
  3. Requiem Canticles, for 2 vocal soloists, chorus & orchestra
  4. Abraham and Isaac, sacred ballad for voice & chamber orchestra
  5. Elegy, for viola (or violin) solo
  6. Bluebird Pas-de-deux, transcription for chamber orchestra (after Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty)
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The Naxos label has earned justifiable praise for its ongoing series of Stravinsky recordings under Robert Craft, the conductor who introduced a good deal Stravinsky's music to the public. He also introduced much of the music of the Second Viennese School to Stravinsky, who was persuaded to jump onto the serialist bandwagon late in life. Craft's rather dry, deliberate readings quite resemble those in the Stravinsky recordings he made in the 1950s and 1960s, and the general level of craft achieved by a conductor aged 85. ...

Stravinsky: Duo Concertant 2011, Naxos

UPC: 747313253227

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