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Augustin Dumay
Franck & Strauss Violin Sonatas

RICHARD STRAUSS (1864–1949)

Violin Sonata in E flat op.18

Violinsonate Es-dur · Sonate pour violon et piano en mi bémol majeur
1 I Allegro, ma non troppo
2 II Improvisation: Andante cantabile
3 III Finale: Andante – Allegro

4 Auf stillem Waldespfad (aus ‘Stimmungsbilder’) op.9 no.1 arr. Jascha Heifetz
On a quiet forest path · Sur un tranquille chemin forestier

CÉSAR FRANCK (1822–1890)

Violin Sonata in A
(1886, FWV 8)
Violinsonate A-dur · Sonate pour violon et piano en la majeur
5 I Allegretto ben moderato
6 II Allegro
7 III Recitativo-Fantasia (ben moderato)
8 IV Allegretto poco mosso

9 Mélancolie (FWV 10)

10 Prélude, fugue et variation en si mineur op.18 (FWV 30)
(arr. Augustin Dumay and Louis Lortie after Paul Lemaitre)
Prelude, fugue and variation in B minor · Präludium, Fuge und Variation h-moll

Augustin Dumay violin
Louis Lortie piano

Catalogue No: ONYX4096

César Franck’s passionate and sunny Violin Sonata has long been regarded as one of the greatest in the repertoire. Richard Strauss’s Violin Sonata is the work of a young composer on the cusp of discovering his mature voice; lyrical and sumptuous, it has all the hallmarks of his later style.

 

 

 

 

 


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Track Number
Title
Duration
MP3
1
Strauss, Richard
Violin Sonata in E flat op.18: I. Allegro ma non troppo
12:07
2
Strauss, Richard
Violin Sonata in E flat op.18: II. Improvisation: Andante cantabile
8:12
3
Strauss, Richard
Violin Sonata in E flat op.18: III. Finale: Andante - Allegro
8:55
4
Strauss, Richard
Auf stillem Waldespfad op.9 no.1
3:23
5
Franck, Cesar
Violin Sonata in A: I. Allegretto ben moderato
6:07
6
Franck, Cesar
Violin Sonata in A: II. Allegro
7:52
7
Franck, Cesar
Violin Sonata in A: III. Recitativo-Fantasia (ben moderato)
7:05
8
Franck, Cesar
Violin Sonata in A: IV. Allegretto poco mosso
6:20
9
Franck, Cesar
Melancolie
3:40
10
Franck, Cesar
Prelude fugue et variation en si mineur op.18
9:31

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1. Violin Sonata in E flat op.18: II. Improvisation: Andante cantabile
8:12
Complete
2. Violin Sonata in E flat op.18: III. Finale: Andante - Allegro
8:55
Complete
3. Violin Sonata in A: I. Allegretto ben moderato
6:07
Complete
4. Mélancolie
3:40
Complete
5. Prélude, fugue et variation en si mineur op.18
9:31
Complete