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