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Artist: Karr, Gary
Title: Arpeggione Sonata
Format: LP 180 Gram Vinyl
Label: KING RECORDS
Catalog Number:1334
Barcode:8809300903255 itemnumber=1000117833
Price: $55.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: CLASSICAL
Release Date: 3/17/2015
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Return Eligibility: NON-RETURNABLE
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This release features Gary Karr performing with Harmon Lewis on piano for a group of classical pieces, folk songs, and carols by Schubert, Rachmaninoff, Saint-Saens, and more. Although it features Schubert's "Arpeggione Sonata", the gem on this recording is a Canadian folksong, "When I wake in the morning." It has been a staple encore piece of the Karr/Lewis Duo for 30 years since they lived in Nova Scotia. Gary Karr, acclaimed as "the world's leading solo bassist" (Time Magazine), is, in fact, the first solo doublebassist in history to make that pursuit a full-time career. It is a career that adds new lustre to his already lustrous 1611 Amati doublebass which was given to him by the widow of Serge Koussevitzky. Contains 11 pieces of music on 180 gram vinyl mastered by Kevin Gray from the original analogue tapes & pressed at Pallas in Germany!

Track Listing
 1. 
1st Mov.: Allegro moderato

 2. 
2nd Mov.: Adagio

 3. 
3rd Mov.: Allegretto

 4. 
Vocalise, Op.34 No.14

 5. 
Le Cygne

 6. 
The Entertainer

 7. 
Kojo No Tsuki

 8. 
when I Wake Up In The Morning

 9. 
Three Catalonian Carols

10. 
El Noi De La Mare

11. 
Fum, Fum, Fum

12. 
El Cant Dels Ocells

Performers on this Album
Gary Karr, contrabass, 1611 Amati
Harmon Lewis, piano, Steinway Full Concert
Additional Technical Information Available For This Album
Release Format: LP         
Vinyl Weight: 180 grams
Mastering Facility: Cohearent Audio
Mastering Engineer: Kevin Gray
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