Violinist Lara St. John and Pianist Anton Kuerti at the 2009 Montreal Chamber Music Festival, Part 1

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Violinist Lara St. John and pianist Anton Kuerti perform at the Montreal Chamber Music Festival, recorded at St. James Church in Montreal on May 14, 2009.

Program for Part 1:

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) - Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 12, No. 3 (1798)
I.  Allegro con spirito
II.  Adagio con molta espressione
III.  Rondo: Allegro molto

César Franck (1822-1890) - Violin Sonata in A Major (1886)
I.  Allegretto ben moderato
II.  Allegro
III.  Ben moderato
IV.  Allegretto poco mosso

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(image:  Twain Newhart)

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