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Helen Bowater
Helen Bowater (b. 16 Nov 1952) is a New Zealand composer. She was born in Wellington into a musical family, and studied piano and violin with Gwyneth Brown. In 1982 she graduated with a Bachelor of Music degree in music ...
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Arcangelo Corelli
Arcangelo Corelli was an Italian violinist and composer of the Baroque era. His music was key in the development of the modern genres of sonata and concerto, in establishing the preeminence of the violin, and as the first coale...
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Iván Fischer
Iván Fischer (born 20 January 1951) is a Hungarian conductor and composer. Born in Budapest into a musical family of Jewish heritage, Fischer initially studied piano, violin, cello and composition in Budapest. His older brother...
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Alexander Mackenzie
Sir Alexander Campbell Mackenzie KCVO (22 August 1847 – 28 April 1935) was a Scottish composer, conductor and teacher best known for his oratorios, violin and piano pieces, Scottish folk music and works for the stage. Mackenzie...
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Ludwig Minkus
Ludwig Minkus (Russian: Людвиг Минкус), also known as Léon Fyodorovich Minkus (23 March 1826 – 7 December 1917), was an Austrian composer of ballet music, a violin virtuoso and teacher. Minkus is noted for the music he composed...
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Jennifer Higdon
Jennifer Higdon (born December 31, 1962) is an American composer of classical music and composition teacher. She has received many awards including the 2010 Pulitzer Prize in Music for her Violin Concerto and a 2009 Grammy Awar...
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Rudi Martinus van Dijk
Rudi Martinus van Dijk (27 March 1932, Culemborg, Gelderland – 29 November 2003) was a Dutch Canadian composer of classical orchestral, chamber and vocal music, often featuring violin or piano. He studied with Hendrik Andriesse...
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Michael Dodds
UNCSA Music Faculty — As a scholar, Michael Dodds has always been interested in how musicians conceptualize musical structures, especially in the areas of mode and counterpoint. Active as conductor and composer, he also enjoys ...
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Richard Barth
Richard Barth (5 June 1850, Grosswanzleben, Saxony – 25 December 1923, Marburg) was a left-handed German violin virtuoso, conductor, music teacher and composer in the circle of Johannes Brahms. His Ciacona in B minor, Op. 21, c...
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Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano
Late-romantic sonata

Maurice Ravel composed his Violin Sonata No. 2 for violin and piano from 1923 to 1927. He was inspired by American music, namely jazz and blues.When the composer was living in Montfort-l'Amaury, France, he accompanied Helen Jourdan-Morhange, and they shared ...

... The following works are reviewed (Music Minus One, Music/CD): (1) "Debussy Violin Sonatas and ... 'La caccia' and more from 'Il cimento'"; and (7) "Eighteenth-century Violin Music." ... other French classics"; (2) "Fauré Violin Sonatas"; (3) "Franck Violin Sonatas in A Major"; (4 ...
... Two recordings of violin music by Béla Bartók: (1) "Violin Sonatas Nos 1 & 2"; and (2) "Sonata for Solo Violin" (Virgin), are reviewed. ...
... Vittes reviews "Violin With the Polish Sou," a tribute recording of violin music dedicated to ... Polish luthiers and violinist Krzystzof Jakowicz (whose music is featured), which includes a booklet describing the Polish violin heritage (ArtZone). ...
... The following violin sheet music books are reviewed: (1) Reviewer's Choice: "Concerto Classics for ... Kunihiko (Schott Music); (3) "Violin Playing" first and second books, by Robert Trory with piano ... accompaniments by Sally Mays (Waveney Music Publishing Ltd); and (4) "Scott Joplin: 3 Ragtimes for Violin ...
... Homfray reviews a recording of violin sonatas from Hindemith and a recording of solo violin music from Hindemith and others. ...
... . The use of the violin in Carnatic music is examined. The violin rests its scroll in the hollow of the ... South Indian classical music, Carnatic music, is explored. The freedom of Indian ragas is noted ... musician's ankle, freeing up his left hand motion. The Carnatic violin is unfretted. This makes it ...
... Tasgal's violin method based on playing music rather than doing drills and exercises (Family Violin Method, 2003), is reviewed. ...