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Anne-Sophie Mutter - Bizet: Carmen Fantasie


Label:

Deutsche Grammophon

Genre:

Classical

Product No.:
CDGR 4775721 SA
UPC: 028947757214
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Some violinists impress by a dazzling technique, as flawless and polished as a diamond. Some impress by the intensity of their vision, their genius for saying something fresh with a musical phrase that the listener may have heard a thousand times before. Others by their daring, their willingness to push themselves beyond the boundaries of safety - perhaps by choosing an audacious tempo, or by producing some extraordinary and startling tone-color. Anne-Sophie Mutter does all of this and more. Just turned 30, she has been holding the world's music lovers mesmerized for 17 years, since she was "discovered" as a child prodigy by Herbert von Karajan.

Zigeunerweisen, Op.20
Legende, Op.17
Sonata for Violin and Continuo in G minor, B. g5 - "Il trillo del diavolo"
Tzigane
Meditation

Fantasie de concert sur des motifs de 'Carmen'
Introduction. Allegro moderato
Moderato
Lento assai
Allegro moderato
Moderato

Berceuse, Op.16

Customer Reviews (4.00 Stars) 2 person(s) rated this product.

Mutter is a good player, but.......

posted on 09/19/2006
3 Stars
Reviewer: Alex
I have heard better versions of the music she plays. I listened to this cd once or twice and never had the urge to listen to it again.


Unique interpretations of old chestnuts

posted on 10/21/2005
5 Stars
Reviewer: Allan Krepina
While there's no quibbling about the recorded sound: rich, resonant, life-like, Mutter's interpretations are uniquely hers. Liberal use of portamento, extreme pianissimi, etc. But she can make it SO convincing--not least because she's got the technique to carry it off flawlessly. Levine and the VPO are with her every step of the way. Remarkable.


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