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A Certain Affinity

Extraordinary
violin sonatas -
recommended by
GERALD FENECH

'Auerbach and Pierce give scintillating performances throughout ...'

The Devil's Trill - Auerbach-Pierce Duo. © 2018 MSR Classics

This CD is indeed a mixed bag, albeit a very interesting one. The composers hail from four different periods of European music: Mozart; the classical era, Tartini; the baroque, Brahms; the romantic and Haba; the twentieth century, but all share a certain affinity, as all four wrote for the violin in a most extraordinary way.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) composed more than thirty sonatas for violin and piano, although nearly half of these date from his childhood days...

Copyright © 12 November 2018 Gerald Fenech,
Gzira, Malta

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THE DEVIL'S TRILL - AUERBACH-PIERCE DUO

JOSHUA PIERCE

MSR CLASSICS

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

JOHANNES BRAHMS

NEW YORK

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

VIOLIN MUSIC

PIANO MUSIC

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