Paganini 1 & Wolf – Ferrari Violin Concertos
Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840)
Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 6
1 I. Allegro maestoso
Cadenza: Émile Sauret / Salvatore Accardo
2 II. Adagio espressivo
3 III. Rondo. Allegro spiritoso
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari (1876-1948)
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op 26
4 I. Fantasia
5 II. Romanza
6 III. Improvviso
7 IV Rondo Finale
• This album marks Italian violinist Francesca Dego’s debut orchestral
recording on the Deutsche Grammophon label
• It features two Italian masterpieces: Wolf-Ferrari’s seldom-performed Violin Concerto and Paganini’s renowned Violin Concerto Number 1, which celebrates its 200th anniversary this year.
• Francesca recorded Wolf-Ferrari’s Violin Concerto live in March 2017, when she gave the UK premiere of the piece at Symphony Hall with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and the renowned Italian conductor Daniele Rustioni.
• Francesca regularly appears with the world’s leading orchestras, performing both the Paganini and Wolf-Ferrari concertos extensively in the future.
Deutsche Grammophon 4816381
|Release Period||November 2017|