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Kristof Barati takes a ride through Ernst’s arrangment of Schubert’s “Der Erlkönig.” The violin is a Guarneri made in 1741.
classical music, music videos
Der Erlkonig, Kristof Barati, Schubert
April 14, 2012
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Never heard this violinist before. He certainly deserves credit for playing all the notes in this very difficult piece quite cleanly. Unfortunately, his slowing down on every triple stop diminish the dramatic impact greatly. This piece needs constant relentless pulse of the accompanying figure in order to be truly effective.
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