About this title: La Fête à Stradivarius (Party for Stradivarius), a 2009 release on the Tahra Tah label, is a two-disc set whose binding characteristic is -- you guessed it -- that each of the violin soloists plays on a violin created by the great Italian master Antonio Stradivarius. Each of the recordings, consisting of violin concertos of Mozart (K. 218 and K. 219), Brahms, and Mendelssohn, were originally produced in the mid- to late-'50s with some of the most celebrated and respected violinists of the time. The difficulty with the ...
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