Album · 2016 · 16 Songs. By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Yehudi Menuhin & Louis Persinger. Sonata for Violin and Continuo in D Major, Op. 9 No. 3. By Jean-Marie Leclair - Yehudi Menuhin & Louis Persinger.
2. Harpsichord Suite No. 1 in G Major, Op. 1/1: Allegro. Leclair & Tartini: Violin Concertos. Menuhin - The First Recordings on HMV. Menuhin - The Last Recordings. Menuhin - Virtuoso of the Century.
Yehudi Menuhin (violin), Louis Persinger (piano), Hubert Giesen (piano). Release Date: 25th Mar 2016. Catalogue No: G010003480333P. Yehudi Menuhin (violin), Louis Persinger (piano). Leclair, J-M: Sonata for Violin and Continuo in D Major, Op. 9, 3. 4:28. Fiocco, J H: Pièces de clavecin Op. 1: Suite No. 1. Handel: Te Deum in D major 'Dettingen', HWV283: Vouchsafe, O Lord.
Exclusive discount for Prime members. Sample this album Artist - Artist (Sample). Menuhin made his first recordings in 1928, not yet aged 12. That year he committed four short encores to 78rmp, by Achron, Fiocco, Monasterio and Ries, with his teacher Louis Persinger acting as accompanist. Eleven more followed in 1929, again short encores and trifles, with the exception of Bloch's Nigun (from Baal Shem) again with Persinger (Feb. 12), Bach's Sonata for unaccompanied Violin and Beethoven's first Violin & Piano Sonata, both recorded on November 12 with the young German pianist Hubert Giesen. Not bad for a 13-year old child prodigy.
On this day in 1999, Yehudi Menuhin died at the age of 82. Watch how effortlessly the violin legend could segue from a soaring Ave Maria to a fleet-fingered Flight of the Bumblebee. 7 March 2017 ·. Join us on Friday to remember the art and life of former President of The Yehudi Menuhin School at the Royal Academy of Music together with Elena Rostropovich, Steven Isserlis and hosted by Gramophone here ➡️. ra. c. 17 August 2016 ·. Happy Birthday to Daniel Hope!
Album including Album cover. I& sorry! Dear HIGHRESAUDIO Visitor, due to territorial constraints and also different releases dates in each country you currently can& purchase this album. We are updating our release dates twice a week. Info for Yehudi Menuhin - First Recordings (1928 - 1930). Lasting for nearly 70 years, Lord Menuhin's contract with EMI was the longest in the history of the music industry. In November 1929, at the age of 13, he made his first recordings for the Company in London, and he made his last recording shortly before his death in 1999, when he conducted the Sinfonia Varsovia in Beethoven's Piano Concertos with François-René Duchâble as the soloist. In total Menuhin recorded over 300 works for EMI as both violinist and conductor.
The legendary violinist Yehudi Menuhin was the eldest child of Russian-born Hebrew scholars who met in Palestine, emigrated to New York City, and moved to San Francisco soon after their son's birth. After just three years of violin study, Yehudi made a legendary debut at age seven with the local symphony. His Carnegie Hall debut three years later, in the Beethoven Violin Concerto, garnered praise that likened him to Mozart as a prodigy, whereupon the family (which now included sisters Hephzibah and Yaltah) lived gypsy-like in hotels wherever Yehudi was engaged at enormous fees
Menuhin’s first records were made on this instrument for the Victor Talking Machine Company, whose roster included the late Enrico Caruso, Galli-Curci, Toscanini, Rachmaninov and Kreisler. With his teacher Louis Persinger at the piano, Menuhin cut four 78rpm sides on March 15, 1928 in a church in Oakland, California, starting with Sierra Moreno by Jesus de Monasterio. Two engineers drove across the continent from headquarters in Camden, New Jersey,’ he recalled, ‘acquiring on their way through Texas a bullet hole in the windshield of their car, evidence of pioneering which was displayed with.
Redirected from Menuhin, Yehudi). Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin, OM KBE (22 April 1916 – 12 March 1999) was an American-born violinist and conductor who spent most of his performing career in Britain. He is widely considered one of the greatest violinists of the 20th century. Yehudi Menuhin was born in New York City to a family of Lithuanian Jews