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54. Crespo Series

1886 A Love Story

Thursday 4 July 2019

3:00 pm

5:00 pm

Bantry House


©Robert Romik

For his Crespo Series recital with Dénes Várjon, Henning Kraggerud has picked three key works from the Romantic violin repertoire each composed in 1886, Brahms’ lyrical, song-inspired A major Sonata, Grieg’s C minor Sonata and Franck’s Sonata, presented to Ysaÿe on his wedding day. Behind each work is a love story told in music.

All works performed by Henning Kraggerud Dénes Várjon

Composer Work
Brahms Violin Sonata No.2 in A major Op.100
Grieg Violin Sonata No.3 in C minor Op.45
Franck Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano

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