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Music by Hindemith
for viola and piano -
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HOWARD SMITH

'... among the most fulfilling instrumental CDs I have encountered ...'

Hindemith: Retrospective Viola Sonatas - Yuri Gandelsman. © 2012 Blue Griffin Recording Inc

Hindemith Retrospective: Viola Sonatas is among the most fulfilling instrumental CDs I have encountered for some time.

Violist Yuri Gandelsman and pianist Ralph Votapek are hardly household names but their insights in the mid twentieth century music of Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) are unrivalled.

Hindemith side-stepped the Parisian ferment of Nadia Boulanger and the Diaghilev (1872-1929) / Stravinsky -- Ballets Russes.

Russian born and Moscow trained Gandelsman is professor of viola at the Michigan State University College of Music...

Copyright © 1 September 2013 Howard Smith,
Masterton, New Zealand

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HINDEMITH: RETROSPECTIVE VIOLA SONATAS - YURI GANDELSMAN

PAUL HINDEMITH

VIOLA MUSIC

PIANO MUSIC

BLUE GRIFFIN RECORDING

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