A concert piece for violin and piano that Martinu composed at the request of Fritz Kreisler. It is full of virtuosic passages and poignant melodies. The edition consists of the original version for violin and piano, revised by Ivan Straus.
This disk, along with its companion Clarinet Methods, Studies & Ensembles (HL00220334) comprises the largest collection of clarinet music ever assembled. Includes solos with piano accompaniment as well as duos, trios, and other ensembles. The disk also includes composer biographies and related articles from the 1911 edition of Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians. Works on Mac and PC computers. Uses Adobe Reader® (available for free) and requires no special software or skill!
The Ultimate Beginner Series
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