“...stunning...” “...amazing...” “...breathtaking...”

"Virtuosity Through the Ages" a new album of Anna and Katarzyna Karkowska featuring a World Premiere of Anna Karkowska's Variations on "Maiden Wish" by Fryderyk Chopin, Niccolo Paganini (La Campanella and I Palpiti in original versions, not Kreisler's easier ones), Henryk Wieniawski (Polonaise Op.4 and Theme Original Variee Op.15), Jaroslaw Kocian's Variations on Old Folks at Home (most probably a recording premiere), Jeno Hubay's Carmen Fantasy, and Hans Sitt's transcription of Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 ((most probably a recording premiere).

To listen to samples or to learn more about the album:
CD Baby: Virtuosity Through the Ages
Amazon: Virtuosity Through the Ages
ITunes: Virtuosity Through the Ages

"Virtuosity", recorded with the London Symphony Orchestra, available only at Starlight Classics

Videos on Youtube about "Virtuosity":

Making of "Virtuosity" filmed at Abbey Roads Studios
"Born of Lightning" video with music from "Virtuosity"

Chopin and Wieniawski: The Soul of Poland

 

 

 

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