American composer Samuel Barber died on this day in 1981, 38 years ago – aged 70.
His signature works include Adagio for Strings and his Violin Concerto Op. 14 – a much-loved standard in today’s concert and competition repertoire.
ANNE AKIKO MEYERS | BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO | GEORGE PEHLIVANIAN & SLOVENIAN PHILHARMONIC | 2006
The American Masters - Barber & Bates: Violin Concertos - Corigliano: Lullaby for Natalie |CD|
Anne Akiko Meyers, Violin
Leonard Slatkin & London Symphony Orchestra
Release Date: September 20, 2014