Brahms: Violin Sonatas / Fields, Young
Label: CHAMPS HILL
Johannes Brahms’ 3 violin sonatas lie right at the heart of the violin repertoire. This disc includes all 3 sonatas, as well as his contribution to the FAE compositions suggested by Robert Schumann, the notes taken from violinist Joseph Joachim’s motto frei aber einsam (‘free but lonely’). Canadian/British violinist Sadie Fields enjoys a diverse career as soloist, chamber musician, and researcher. London born pianist Jeremy Young, founding member of the Manchester Piano Trio, has gained a reputation as one of the UK’s most respected and versatile musicians.