ON THIS DAY | Brahms' 1st Violin Sonata Premiered On This Day in 1879

A much loved standard in today's recital and competition repertoire, each of the three movements share common motivic ideas and thematic material from the head-motif of Brahms' songs "Regenlied" and "Nachklang"

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Brahms' Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Major Op. 78 premiered on this day in 1879 - in Bonn.

A much loved standard in today's recital and competition repertoire, each of the three movements share common motivic ideas and thematic material from the head-motif of Brahms' songs Regenlied and Nachklang.

 

DAVID OISTRAKH & LEV OBORIN | BRAHMS VIOLIN SONATA NO. 1 IN G MAJOR | 1957

 

Brahms: Violin Concerto & Violin Sonata No.1 |CD|

Vadim Gluzman, violin

Angela Yoffe, piano

James Gaffigan & Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

Release Date: May 5, 2017

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