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György Ligeti

György Ligeti (1923-2006)

Nationality: Hungarian | Austrian | Jewish
Born: May 28, 1923, Dicsőszentmárton, Transylvania Died: June 12, 2006, Vienna (age 83)

Sonata (for solo cello)

(for solo cello)
3:52 I. Dialogo. Adagio, rubato, cantabile
3:28 II. Capriccio. Presto con slancio
Duration: 9 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1948-1953 (age 24-30)
4 recordings, 6 videos
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8:35
Ildikó Szabó
3:59
Miklós Perényi
I. Dialogo. Adagio, rubato, cantabile
3:46
Miklós Perényi
I. Dialogo. Adagio, rubato, cantabile
3:17
Ignacy Grzelazka
II. Capriccio. Presto con slancio
4:05
Matt Haimovitz
I. Dialogo. Adagio, rubato, cantabile
3:38
Matt Haimovitz
II. Capriccio. Presto con slancio

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