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Arthur Grumiaux plays Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto

Orchestre National de la RTF, Manuel Rosenthal

Arthur Grumiaux plays Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto Orchestre National de la RTF, Manuel Rosenthal

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A film revealing the many facets of the admirable violinist Arthur Grumiaux.

Among the legendary figures of the violin, Arthur Grumiaux occupies a special place in the shadows of dazzling stars such as Yehudi Menuhin and Isaac Stern, his contemporaries. Indeed, the importance he gives to teaching (in 1949 he succeeds his former teacher at the academy of music in Brussels) and his taste for chamber music, to which he dedicates a part of his career, keep him out of the limelight. But in these shadows embers are aglow.

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Program

  • Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64
    • 1. Allegro, molto appassionato
    • 2. Andante
    • 3. Allegretto non troppo – Allegro molto vivace
  • Niccolò Paganini, 24 Caprices for Solo Violin, Op. 1
    • No. 14 in E-flat major
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, Partita for Solo Violin No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004
    • 3. Sarabanda
    • 5. Ciaccona
  • Ernest Bloch, Nigun

Details

  • Directed by: Bruno Monsaingeon
  • Production date: 2000
  • Recording date: 1961
  • Duration: 53 min
  • Production: © Ideale Audience / Img Artists
  • Available version(s): EN

Casting

  • Arthur Grumiaux | Violinist
  • Orchestre national de la RTF
  • Manuel Rosenthal | Conductor

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