4 Posts
Henryk Wieniawski and Isabella Hampton
“Music May Melt the Heart of Stone”
We all know that music may melt the heart of stone! And that was seemingly the case when Mr. Hampton heard the Légende by superstar violinist and composer Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880). You see, Henryk had fallen in love with Isabella
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The Temperate Virtuoso – Wieniawski’s Polonaise Brillante No. 2
Polish-born composer and virtuoso violist Henryk Wieniawski (1835-1880) made his name early as a violinist and was an exceptional student at the Paris Conservatoire for two reasons. The first is that he wasn’t French and the second was that he
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WIENIAWSKI, J.: Violin and Piano Music
Violin Sonata in D Minor, Op. 24 I. Allegro con anima From WIENIAWSKI, J.: Violin and Piano Music (2015) Released by Naxos Wieniawski: Violin Sonata in D Minor, Op. 24 – I. Allegro con animaThe reputation of Polish pianist, composer,
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Wieniawski: Violin Concerto
Isaac Stern, violin Wieniawski: Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 22/II. Romance. Andante non troppoPhiladelphia Orchestra From Wieniawski/Bruch/Tchaikovsky: Violin Concertos (1995) Released by Sony Classical Wieniawski: Violin Concerto This is a wonderful piece played
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