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BAX: Violin Sonatas, Vol. 2 (No. 2, Sonata in F Major)

Composer(s)Bax, Arnold
Artist(s) Wass, Ashley, piano • Jackson, Laurence, violin
Period(s) 20th Century
Genre Classical Music
Category Chamber Music
Catalogue 8.570094
Label Naxos
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
 
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USD 6.99
 

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A far cry from the heart-on-sleeve romanticism of his First Violin Sonata (Naxos 8.557540), Bax’s Second Violin Sonata reflects the composer’s concerns regarding the First World War. This is particularly evident in the second movement, described by the composer as a ‘dance of death’ in which the violin remains muted throughout. The Legend and Ballad were composed around the time of Bax’s finest symphonic poems and share those works’ refined drama as well as their lush exoticism. The unnumbered Sonata in F, actually Bax’s fourth and last Violin Sonata, was suppressed by the composer during his lifetime as he soon scored it as the Nonet. It was not performed as a sonata until the celebrations for the

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Work/Track Title Time USD Price MP3 Tracks
BAX: Violin Sonatas, Vol. 2 (No. 2, Sonata in F Major) 1:13:30   
  Violin Sonata No. 2              
      I. Slow and gloomy 7:13    1.59   Add to cart  
      II. The Grey Dancer in the Twilight 5:45    1.59   Add to cart  
      III. Very broad and concentrated 8:57    1.59   Add to cart  
      IV. Allegro feroce 9:00    1.59   Add to cart  
  Ballad 6:48    1.59   Add to cart  
  Legend for Violin and Piano 9:28    1.59   Add to cart  
  Violin Sonata in G Minor 7:34    1.59   Add to cart  
  Violin Sonata in F major              
      I. Molto moderato 9:39    1.59   Add to cart  
      II. Allegro 9:06    1.59   Add to cart  
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