Beethoven: Violin Concerto; Viotti: Violin Concerto No. 22


Beethoven: Violin Concerto; Viotti: Violin Concerto No. 22
Arthur Grumiaux
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4768477
Barcode
00028947684770
Format
1-CD
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LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61

New Philharmonia Orchestra
Alceo Galliera

GIOVANNI BATTISTAVIOTTI
Violin Concerto No. 22 in A minor

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Edo de Waart

Arthur Grumiaux, violin

Recording information

Recordings: London, July 1966 (Beethoven); Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, October 1969 (Viotti)

Reviews

‘Grumiaux’s trill is of electric velocity, the vibrato perfectly controlled, the gestures classical and pellucid, the phrasing of rapt naturalness … Playing of elevation and finesse … the Viotti is a charmer of a performance’ MusicWeb