FRANCK, DEBUSSY, RAVEL Kyung Wha Chung, / Lupu

César Franck Violin Sonata
Claude Debussy Violin Sonata
Maurice Ravel Introduction And Allegro
Kyung Wha Chung
Radu Lupu
Int. Release 20 Jun. 1988
1 CD / Download

Track List

César Franck (1822 - 1890)
Sonata In A Major For Violin & Piano, FWV 8

Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Minor, L. 140


Kyung Wha Chung, Radu Lupu

Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937)
Claude Debussy (1862 - 1918)
Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp, L. 137




Melos Ensemble

Total Playing Time: 1:07:03

Kyung-Wha Chung and Radu Lupu [have] an extraordinary fluidity that allows the cyclical ideas of the piece to modify, contort and transform from one to the other with an ease that illustrates with painful beauty the inevitability behind the growth of the musical ideas of the piece. No restatement of a theme is the same, though those tiny shifts are very subtle. There is great fluidity, too, in Lupu's accompaniment, which ebbs and flows with Chung in a perfect reflection . . .