César  Franck

César Franck (1822-1890)

Nationality: French
Born: December 10, 1822, Liège
Died: November 8, 1890, Paris (age 67)
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Violin Sonata in A major, M. 8

(for violin and piano)
I. Allegretto ben moderato
II. Allegro
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
IV. Allegretto poco mosso
Composed: 1886 (age 63-64)
First performance: December 16, 1886. Brussels, Cercle Aristique et Littéraire Eugène Ysaÿe (violin), Marie-Léontine Bordes-Pène (piano)
Published: 1887 (age 64-65), Paris: Hamelle
Dedication: Eugène Ysaÿe
Duration: 30 minutes (approximately)
12 recordings, 27 videos
6:30
Renaud Capuçon, Khatia Buniatishvili
I. Allegretto ben moderato
8:19
Renaud Capuçon, Khatia Buniatishvili
II. Allegro
7:26
Renaud Capuçon, Khatia Buniatishvili
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
6:05
Renaud Capuçon, Khatia Buniatishvili
IV. Allegretto poco mosso
27:24
Bell, Denk
4:21
Christian Ferras and Pierre Barbizet
Part 2 of
14:19
Grumiaux, Hajdu
Part 1 of 2
13:47
Grumiaux, Hajdu
Part 2 of 2
32:18
Haendel, Dacic
28:06
Jansen, Stott
6:23
Knyazev (cello), Berezovskiy
I. Allegretto ben moderato
8:48
Knyazev (cello), Berezovskiy
II. Allegro
8:13
Knyazev (cello), Berezovskiy
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
6:46
Knyazev (cello), Berezovskiy
IV. Allegretto poco mosso
29:32
Oistrakh, Richter
5:58
Sarah Chang, Lars Vogt
I. Allegretto ben moderato
7:44
Sarah Chang, Lars Vogt
II. Allegro
7:43
Sarah Chang, Lars Vogt
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
6:20
Sarah Chang, Lars Vogt
IV. Allegretto poco mosso
7:16
Schunk, Schmidt
I. Allegretto ben moderato
9:01
Schunk, Schmidt
II. Allegro
7:05
Schunk, Schmidt
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
6:04
Schunk, Schmidt
IV. Allegretto poco mosso
27:44
Stern, Zakin
6:18
Yehudi and Hephzibah Menuhin
I. Allegretto ben moderato
7:21
Yehudi and Hephzibah Menuhin
II. Allegro
7:14
Yehudi and Hephzibah Menuhin
III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato - Molto lento
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