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Sergei Prokofiev: The 2 Violin Concertos - Sonata for Violin Solo in D Major, Op. 115

Arabella Steinbacher, Russian National Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko

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Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 19  
1
I. Andantino
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
10:22
2
II. Scherzo - Vivacissimo
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
3:59
3
III. Moderato - Allegro moderato - Più tranquillo
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
9:09
Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 63  
4
I. Allegro moderato
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
11:20
5
II. Andante assai - Allegretto - Andante assai
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
10:06
6
III. Allegro, ben marcato
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher; Russian National Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko
6:12
Sonata for Violin Solo in D Major, Op. 115  
7
I. Moderato
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
5:15
8
II. Theme - Andante dolce
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:28
9
II. Variation 1
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:28
10
II. Variation 2 - Scherzando
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:26
11
II. Variation 3 - Andante
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:32
12
II. Variation 4
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:37
13
II. Variation 5
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
0:41
14
III. Con brio - Allegro precipitato
Sergei Prokofiev; Arabella Steinbacher
4:07
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    63:42
"Admirers of this gifted young artist will need no second bidding to acquire this recording of hers, for she plays all three works with love and affection ..."
- International Record Review

"Four Stars. Steinbacher shapes the glorious melody in the opening movement (of the First) with great tenderness and affection ... throughout the work there is a real sense of her interaction with conductor Vasily Petrenko and the highly responsive Russian National Orchestra."
- BBC Music Magazine

Violinist Arabella Steinbacher continues to release one dazzling performance after another; on this 2012 album she takes on both of Prokofiev's violin concertos, accompanied by Vasily Petrenko and the Russian National Orchestra, all recorded in typically superb PentaTone sound. Steinbacher completes the programme on her own, with the Sonata for Violin Solo.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM and 2.8224 MHz DSD – PentaTone Studio Masters

Recording Venues:
Grand Hall of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory January, 2012 (Concertos);
Concertboerderij Valthermond, The Netherlands, May 2012 (Violin Sonata)
Executive Producers: Rick Walker & Job Maarse
Recording Producer: Job Maarse
Balance Engineers: Erdo Groot (Concertos), Jean-Marie Geijsen (Violin Sonata)
Recording Engineers Concertos: Roger de Schot & Igor Solovyov
Editing: Erdo Groot; Matthijs Ruijter
Ms. Steinbacher currently plays the “Booth” Stradivari (1716) generously provided by the Nippon Music Foundation.

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