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2 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 22 August 2013

Violinist Midori returns to the Queen's Hall to perform some of the great solo Sonatas and Partitas by JS Bach including the mighty Chaconne, a pinnacle of violin virtuosity, contrasted with Schnittke's brief tribute to his hero Shostakovich.

JS Bach: Sonata No 1 in G minor
JS Bach: Sonata No 3 in C minor

11.45 Interval

Schnittke: Prelude in memoriam Dmitri Shostakovich
JS Bach: Partita No 2 in D minor

Midori - Violin.


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