Prokofiev: Complete Works for Violin
Chandos CHAN-10787 (2 CDs)
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No 1 in D major, Op 19 (21:57)
James Ehnes, violin; BBC Philharmonic / Gianandrea Noseda
This two-CD set offers all the works that Prokofiev wrote for the violin as solo instrument. One of the most sought-after and acclaimed violinists today, James Ehnes is accompanied by the BBC Philharmonic conducted by Gianandrea Noseda and by the pianist Andrew Armstrong, with whom he has previously made a number of highly acclaimed Chandos recordings. The distinguished Amy Schwartz Moretti joins him in the Sonata for Two Violins.