BARTÓK • BACH • SCHNEEBERGER: Works for Solo Violin

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Released August 2021
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Description

Dmitry Smirnov violin

Béla BARTÓK (1881–1945)
Sonata for Solo Violin, Sz 117 (1944)
I. Tempo di ciaccona
II. Fuga: Risoluto, non troppo vivo
III. Melodia: Adagio
IV. Presto

Johann Sebastian BACH (1685–1750)
Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
I. Allemande
II. Courante
III. Sarabande
IV. Gigue
V. Chaconne

Hansheinz SCHNEEBERGER (1926–2019)
Sonata for Solo Violin (1942)
I. Introduzione (quasi cadenza): Adagio, rubato
II. Allegro comodo e grazioso
III. Finale: Allegro vivace, ma non troppo
(Première recording)

Bartok, Schneeberger:
Violin and bow made by Philipp Bonhoeffer, Montecastelli, Italy 2018/2019

Bach:
Violin made by Johann Schönfelder, Markneukirchen, Germany 1795
Bow made but Ralph Ashmead, Califonia, USA.2017 (copy of an early 18th century bow)

1CD DigiSleeve

Recorded: “Il Poggio” Montecastelli Pisano, Tuscany, Italy, 8–10 February 2021
Engineered, edited, mastered and produced by Jean-Daniel Noir (www.studionoir.ch)
24bit, 96kHz hi-resolution recording and mastering
Executive producer: Lucienne Rosset