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SZYMANOWSKI: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 and 2

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Karol Szymanowski was born in the Ukraine into a wealthy artistic family. Following the Russian Revolution the family returned to their native Poland, where Szymanowski found inspiration in indigenous music. His lyrical 'Violin Concerto No. 1' was dedicated to his great friend, the violinist Pavel KochaDski, and is remarkable for its clarity of texture. Inspired by KochaDski's visit to Poland in 1932, the 'Violin Concerto No. 2' was written towards the end of Szymanowski's creative life. The two musicians worked together on the score, which shows influences of the music of the Polish mountain people. The intense and virtuosic 'Nocturne and Tarantella' draws on the Impressionism of Debussy and early Stravinsky but also on Middle Eastern culture and folklore.
Item number 8557981
Barcode 747313298129
Release date 02/04/2007
Label Naxos Records
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Artists Ilya Kaler
Composers Karol Szymanowski
Conductors Antoni Wit
Orchestras Warsaw National Philharmonic Orchestra
Producers Andrzej Sasin
Disc: 1
Nocturne and Tarantella, Op. 28
1 Vivace assai -
2 Tempo comodo - Andantino -
3 Vivace scherzando -
4 Poco meno - Allegretto -
5 Vivace (Tempo I)
6 Moderato - Molto tranquillo -
7 Andantino sostenuto -
8 Allegramente - Molto energico -
9 Andantino - Molto tranquillo
10 Nocturne: Lento assai
11 Tarantella: Presto appassionato
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