German-American composer Paul Hindemith was born on this day in 1895 – 122 years ago.
A prolific composer, his contributions to the string repertoire include 6 violin sonatas, a violin concerto, 7 viola sonatas, ‘Der Schwanendreher’ and ‘Tauermusik’ for Viola and Orchestra, 3 cello sonatas and a cello concerto.
VC ARTIST BOMSORI KIM & DANIEL BLUMENTHAL | HINDEMITH | SONATA NO. 1 FOR VIOLIN & PIANO | 2015 QUEEN ELISABETH VIOLIN COMPETITION
Hindemith: Violin Concerto and Sonatas |CD|
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Enrico Pace, Piano
Paavo Järvi & Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Release Date: July 30, 2013