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Paganini of His Generation

These pieces are fantastic. Michael Rabin has not only increased my commitment and love towards the violin, but he has also proven that youth can accomplish anything amazing if they put they're heart towards it.
Being a Paganini fan, I deeply am fond of Michael's version of Paganini's 24 caprices, 11 in this album. Though his death was tragic, his music still rings in the ears of all who have heard him, like Leonardo Da Vinci's beautiful painting and inventions.
In his days, Paganini's Caprices were feared greatly by even the best violinists. And Michael Rabin was one of the few who stepped up to the challenge, along with Rugiero Ricci and a few others. Michael Rabin was truly a miracle only waiting to happen.


Genre: Classical

The Columbia Symphony Orchestra was a name linked to numerous ensembles recording at different times for Columbia Records. The name itself was an artifact from a time in which record labels and radio networks assembled and named their own orchestras, or used the name as a "cover" for the use of an orchestra that was contracted elsewhere. For purposes that concern us here, the "Columbia Symphony Orchestra" name was used by Columbia Masterworks in the 1950s on New York recording sessions with an...
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  • $9.99
  • Genres: Classical, Music
  • Released: Jan 1961

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