David Oistrakh plays Beethoven Violin Sonatas

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COMPOSERS: Ludwig van Beethoven
LABELS: Praga Digitals
ALBUM TITLE: Beethoven
WORKS: Violin Sonatas Nos 5, 6 & 9
PERFORMER: David Oistrakh (violin), Frida Bauer, Sviatoslav Richter (piano)
CATALOGUE NO: Praga Digitals PRD 250 322


David Oistrakh provides visceral excitement and heavyweight mastery. The duo with Richter can be more rewarding than that with Bauer. The scruff-of-the-neck Kreutzer Sonata is best of all.


Jessica Duchen