Michael Rabin -Wieniawski - Violin Concerto - Bruch - Boult - 1957 Classical LP

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Michael Rabin, Max Bruch, Wieniawski, Sir Adrian Boult – Scottish Fantasy / Violin Concerto No. 1 In F Sharp Minor


Label: Angel Records

35484
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Record is VG+ VG++
cover is VG+ VG++

Country: US
Released: 1957
Genre: Classical

Tracklist

A Wieniawski, - Concerto No. 1 In F Sharp Minor

A1 Allegro Moderato
A2 Preghiera (Larghetto)
A3 Rondo (Allegro Gioioso)


B Bruch - Scottish Fantasy, Op. 46

B1 Introduction (Adagio Cantabile)
B2 Allegro
B3 Andante Sostenuto
B4 Allegro Guerriero


Credits
Violin – Michael Rabin



Rabin was an utterly tragic figure who played the violin with ease. So many great or would-have-been-great musicians seem to die young - Neveu, Hassid, Kogan, Lipatti. The musical world had been deprived of a lot over the years.

I know there are a number of people out there who think Rabin was among the greatest, if not the greatest. Unfortunately, we will never know because of his untimely death.

Rabin was one of the greatest violinists, close to Heifetz' superlative playing. I think of him in the same bracket as Kogan and Yulian Sitkovetsky, because there are certain similarities in the playing of these three.
There's dramatic tension created by a performer struggling to surmount a difficult passage--but there's never a sense of anything being difficult for Rabin.
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