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The Violin: Vol. 1

The Violin: Vol. 1

Masterfully performed by Canadian violinist Hyman Bressa and released in 1962, this first in a series "primer" on the violin comprises key baroque works by Bach, Corelli, LeClair, and Tartini.

Detailed liner notes include a history of violin's evolution, dating as far back to the Egyptian lyre, and information on each song, as well as a list of composers who wrote important works for the violin.

Track Listing

101
La Folia Hyman Bress 8:13
102
Devil's Trill - Trillo del Diavolo Hyman Bress 10:51
103
Sarabande Hyman Bress 2:35
104
Tamborin Hyman Bress 3:06
201
Partita No. 2 in D Minor: Allemande Hyman Bress 3:11
202
Partita No. 2 in D Minor: Courante Hyman Bress 1:29
203
Partita No. 2 in D Minor: Saraband Hyman Bress 2:11
204
Partita No. 2 in D Minor: Gigue Hyman Bress 2:13
205
Partita No. 2 in D Minor: Chaconne Hyman Bress 17:04

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