'Wilhelmj' cylinders

Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, no.1, op.6 / Paganini

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    Unknown

  • Shelf mark

    1CDR0025904; 2CDR0013191

  • Recording date

    ca.1900

  • Performers

    unidentified (piano), Wilhelmj, August, 1845-1908 (violin)

  • Description

    Dubbing of brown wax cylinder recording made in the late 1890s or early 1900s. The first cylinder of Paganini's Violin Concerto No. 1 is missing, but the remaining four contain the first movement of this work with piano accompaniment, played perhaps in D major. Wilhelmj is unconfirmed as performer, but sources strongly suggests it.

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Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, no.1, op.6 / Paganini

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