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Violin concertos nos.3, 4 and 6

Pierre Rode (composer), Friedemann Eichhorn (performer), Nicolás Pasquet (conductor)
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Title
Violin concertos nos.3, 4 and 6
Composer
Pierre Rode 1774-1830
Performer
Friedemann Eichhorn  (viool) Jenaer Philharmonie  (orkest)
Conductor
Nicolás Pasquet
Publisher
Naxos, 2016
1 cd
Recording date
2009
Playing time
01:13:51
EAN
0747313076772
CDR
BBX3140
Placing suggestion
11 - Orkest met (solo)-strijkinstrument(en) (NBLC) K2 - Orkest met solo-instrumenten (Flemish music schema)

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More than 2 times in Flemish libraries

About Pierre Rode

Jacques Pierre Joseph Rode (16 February 1774 – 25 November 1830) was a French violinist and composer.

Life and career

Born in Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France, Pierre Rode traveled in 1787 to Paris and soon became a favourite pupil of the great Giovanni Battista Viotti, who found the boy so talented that he charged him no fee for the lessons. Rode inherited his teacher's style, to which he added more mildness and a more refined tone. It is also recorded that he made extensive use of portamento. He collaborated with Baillot and Kreutzer on the official Violin Method of the Conservatoire de Paris, published in 1802.

Rode served as violin soloist to Napoleon and toured extensively in the Netherlands, Germany, England and Spain, staying with François-Adrien Boieldieu in Saint Petersburg from 1804 until 1809, and later spending much time in Moscow.

When he returned to Paris, he found that the public no longer responded…Read more on Wikipedia

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