ANTONIO BRUNI (1757-1821): 6 Duos Concertants for Violin and Viola, Book IV, JOHAN HALVORSEN (1864-1935): Sarabande con variazioni (on a theme of Handel) for Violin and Viola, Passacaglia in G Minor for Violin and Viola, Concert Caprice on Norwegian Melodies for 2 Violins.
Catalogue Number: 12N033
Description: Bruni's duos, each in two movements and lasting around nine minutes, are full of lyrical melody and dance-like rhythms and make for 53 minutes of attractive entertainment. As do Halvorsen's two Handel-based duos while his two-violin Concert Caprice breathes the Griegian air of Norwegian folk music. Natalia Lomeiko (violin), Yuri Zhislin (viola, violin).