Violin Sonata in Eb, Op. 18

The Violin Sonata in E-flat, Op. 18 was written by Richard Strauss between 1887-8. Although not considered a milestone in violin literature, it is frequently performed and recorded. It is often noted for its lyrical beauty and its technical demands made on both violinist and pianist. Like all of his chamber music, Strauss' sonata follows standard classical form, though it is considered the last of his works to do so. The piece is in three movements, and takes approximately thirty minutes to perform. The second movement is unique in that it is ... more

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Richard Strauss, Sonate Es-Dur fur Violine und Klavier, Op. 18, I. Allegro, ma non troppo.wmv
Richard Strauss, Sonate Es Dur fur Violine und Klavier, Op 18, II Improvisation Andante cantabile
Richard Strauss, Sonate Es-Dur fur Violine und Klavier, Op. 18, III. Finale. Andante - Allegro.wmv

Richard Strauss

Richard Strauss was a leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras. He is known for his operas, which ...
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