When Belgian violinist Eugene Ysaye wrote his Six Sonatas for Solo Violin, he took inspiration not from past musicians, or styles from bygone eras, but from the style of his contemporaries. Augustin Hadelich plays the fourth sonata, written with Fritz Kreisler in mind.
Eugene Ysaye: Violin Sonata No. 4 in E minor
Augustin Hadelich, violin.
Recorded at WGBH’s Fraser Performance Studio on November 16, 2012.
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