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The Violin: Vol. 5

The Violin: Vol. 5

Masterfully performed by Canadian violinist Hyman Bress and released in 1963, this is the fifth and final album in a series "primer" on the violin. Detailed liner notes include a history of the 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. Liner notes also include an essay by Bress, "The Role of Electronic Music in Relationship to the Violin."

Track Listing

101
Roger Sessions - Solo Sonata Hyman Bress 8:11
102
Roger Sessions - Solo Sonata Hyman Bress 17:57
201
Anton Webern - Four Pieces for Violin and Piano, Op. 7 Hyman Bress 4:53
202
Alois Haba - Fantasie - Fantasy, Op. 9A Hyman Bress 7:58
203
Fantasy (Electronic) Hyman Bress 11:15

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