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British Violin Sonatas, Vol. 1: Walton, Ferguson, Britten ()

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composed by Benjamin Britten, Howard Ferguson, William Walton

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British Violin Sonatas, Vol. 1: Walton, Ferguson, Britten - Piers Lane (piano); Tasmin Little (violin)
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  1. Sonata for violin & piano, No. 2, Op. 10
  2. Suite, for violin & piano, Op. 6
  3. Sonata for Violin & Piano
  4. Pieces (2) for violin & piano
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British violinist Tasmin Little has specialized in neglected repertory, and the four works here, exactly half of which are sonatas, certainly fill the bill in that regard. All are British works from the second quarter of the 20th century, and all were swept aside by a self-serving modernism. The biggest find is the Suite for violin and piano, Op. 6, by a 21-year-old Benjamin Britten. It is identifiable as Britten but isn't much like anything else he wrote, with short character pieces such as a march, lullaby, and waltz ...

British Violin Sonatas, Vol. 1: Walton, Ferguson, Britten 2013, Chandos

UPC: 095115177020

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