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Virtuoso Dances

Linus Roth & José Gallardo

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Sitting at home during the global pandemic with all performances cancelled for the foreseeable future, acclaimed violinist, Linus Roth turned to his notebooks of random musical ideas and jottings for inspiration. One idea jumped off the page at him – to record a programme made up of some of his most beloved pieces for violin and piano, all of which had in common both a virtuoso character and that they were all dances. What better way to lift the spirits at this time than with dance music?

He called his long term musical partner, pianist José Gallardo to plan out the recording and five weeks later, they had the remarkable opportunity to record the album in the visually stunning and acoustically unique Library of the former monastery in Ochsenhausen, Germany, home of the Music Academy of Baden-Württemberg. This venue had a particular significance for Roth, as he had first stood on the hall’s stage to perform at the tender age of eleven and had recently been appointed Artistic Director of the Music Festival ‘Schwäbischer Frühling’ which takes place every May in this same hall. As the festival in 2020 had also had to be cancelled, it was a wonderful synergy to be back on that very same stage and to have the amazing opportunity to bring this vivid recording idea to life. © Challenge Classics

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1
Romanian Folk Dances: I. Jocul cu bâtă (Stick Dance) (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:01:27

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

(C) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic (P) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic

2
Romanian Folk Dances: II. Brâul (Sash Dance) (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:00:32

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

(C) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic (P) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic

3
Romanian Folk Dances: III. Topogó - Pe loc (In One Spot) (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:01:17

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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Romanian Folk Dances: IV. Bucsumí tánc - Buciumeana (Dance from Bucsum) (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:01:25

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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5
Romanian Folk Dances: V. Román polka - Poarga Românească (Romanian Polka) (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:00:32

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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6
Romanian Folk Dances: VI. Aprózó - Mărunțel (Fast Dance) - (Arr. by Z. Székely)
00:00:59

Bela Bartok, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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7
Divertimento: I. Sinfonia (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:06:53

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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8
Divertimento: II. Danse Suisse (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:04:58

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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9
Divertimento: III. Scherzo (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:03:15

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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10
Divertimento: IVa. Pas de deux - Adagio (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:03:33

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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11
Divertimento: IVb. Pas de deux - Variation (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:01:04

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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12
Divertimento: IVc. Pas de deux - Coda (Arr. by S. Dushkin)
00:02:25

Igor Stravinsky, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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13
Le Grand Tango (Arr. by S. Gubaidulina)
00:08:46

Astor Piazzolla, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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14
Hungarian Dances: No. 17 (Arr. by F. Kreisler)
00:04:12

Johannes Brahms, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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15
Hungarian Dances: No. 2 (Arr. by J. Joachim)
00:02:58

Johannes Brahms, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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16
Hungarian Dances: No. 4 (Arr. by J. Joachim)
00:04:37

Johannes Brahms, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

(C) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic (P) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic

17
Hungarian Dances: No. 5 (Arr. by J. Joachim)
00:02:33

Johannes Brahms, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

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18
Polonaise de Concert, Op. 4
00:05:50

Henri Wieniawski, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist - Henri Wieiniawski, Composer

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19
La Ronde des Lutins, Op. 25
00:05:45

Antonio Bazzini, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

(C) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic (P) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic

20
Notturno et Tarantella, Op. 28
00:11:33

Karol Szymanowski, Composer - Linus Roth, MainArtist - José Gallardo, MainArtist

(C) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic (P) 2021 Evil Penguin Classic

Album Description

Sitting at home during the global pandemic with all performances cancelled for the foreseeable future, acclaimed violinist, Linus Roth turned to his notebooks of random musical ideas and jottings for inspiration. One idea jumped off the page at him – to record a programme made up of some of his most beloved pieces for violin and piano, all of which had in common both a virtuoso character and that they were all dances. What better way to lift the spirits at this time than with dance music?

He called his long term musical partner, pianist José Gallardo to plan out the recording and five weeks later, they had the remarkable opportunity to record the album in the visually stunning and acoustically unique Library of the former monastery in Ochsenhausen, Germany, home of the Music Academy of Baden-Württemberg. This venue had a particular significance for Roth, as he had first stood on the hall’s stage to perform at the tender age of eleven and had recently been appointed Artistic Director of the Music Festival ‘Schwäbischer Frühling’ which takes place every May in this same hall. As the festival in 2020 had also had to be cancelled, it was a wonderful synergy to be back on that very same stage and to have the amazing opportunity to bring this vivid recording idea to life. © Challenge Classics

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