S o l o   S t r i n g s

 

3 Concertante duets M.S. 107  |  Divertimenti Carnevaleschi M.S. 4  |  In cuor più non mi sento M.S. 117  |  4 Nocturnes M.S. 15  |  3 Ritornelli M.S. 113

  Rondo M.S. 63  |  3 String Quartets, M.S. 20: Recorded complete / Recorded incomplete:  3  |  Sonata with variations M.S. 132

 

 

3 Concertante duets for violin and cello, M.S. 107: Recorded complete

 

Hilger, Vera (violin) / Hilger, Norbert (cello)

CD (2): Querstand VKJK 0318 [German issue]

 

Mangiocavallo, Luigi (violin) / Ronco, Claudio (cello)

CD: Symphonia SY 95136

Recorded April 1992 (Montevarchi, Arezzo, Italy)

[Première recording]

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin) / Agosti, Riccardo (cello)

CD: Dynamic CDS 120

CD (10): Dynamic (Complete Chamber Music) CDS 553/1–10

CD: Kvadro Disk Romantic Classic RCL 007 [First movement (Allegro) of No 2 only; artists not named. Russian issue]

Recorded sometime between 22 & 24 February 1995 (Genoa, Italy)

[Re Kvadro CD: erronously listed as 'Duets for Violin and Guitar']

 

Sebestyén, Ernö (violin) / Ostertag, Martin (cello)

CD: Bella Musica Antes Edition: Hoepfner Classics (Niccolò Paganini: Dämon und Genie – Kammermusik mit Gitarre) BM–CD 31.9095

Recorded June 1995 (SDR-Studio, Karlsruhe, Germany)

 

Divertimenti Carnevaleschi for two violins and cello, M.S. 4

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin) / Sommati, Pier Domenico (violin) / Agosti, Riccardo (cello)

CD: Dynamic CDS 120

CD (10): Dynamic (Complete Chamber Music) CDS 553/1–10

CD: Kvadro Disk Romantic Classic RCL 007 [Allessandrina No 6 and Perigordino No 2 only; artists not named. Russian issue]

Recorded sometime between 22 & 24 February 1995 (Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording]

 

In cuor più non mi sento in A major for violin with the accompaniment of violin and cello, M.S. 117

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin) / Sommati, Pier Domenico (violin) / Agosti, Riccardo (cello)

CD: Dynamic CDS 120

CD (10): Dynamic (Complete Chamber Music) CDS 553/1–10

Recorded sometime between 22 & 24 February 1995 (Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording of the original arrangement for two violins and cello]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Cardi, Stefano (guitar)

CD (10): Dynamic (Ruggiero Ricci A Life for the Violin) CDS 393/110

CD (2): Istituto Discografico Italiano (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini) IDIS 6439/40

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Homage to Paganini) URS 93070

Recorded 1993

[Arranged for violin and guitar. Première recording of this arrangement – however, see previous entry]

 

4 Nocturnes for two violins, viola and cello, M.S. 15: Recorded complete

 

Paganini String Quartet:

Pignata, Bruno (violin) / Allocco, Gian Luca (violin) / Braucher, Ernest (viola) / De Stefano, Dario (cello)

CD: Dynamic CDS 152

CD (10): Dynamic (Complete Chamber Music) CDS 553/1–10

Recorded sometime between 10–13 December 1995 (Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording]

 

3 Ritornelli for two violins and cello, M.S. 113: Recorded complete

 

Fanfoni, Luca (violin) / Fanfoni, Daniele (violin) / Simoncini, Luca (cello)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini Rediscovered) CDS 7672

Recorded on either 30 or 31 March 2015, or 2 April 2015 (Palazzo Tursi, Violin's Hall, Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording. Luca Fanfoni performs on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone'; Daniele Fanfoni performs on a copy of 'Il Cannone' made in 1834 by Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, ex-Sivori]

 

Rondo for violin and cello, M.S. 63

 

Fanfoni, Luca (violin) / Simoncini, Luca (cello)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini Rediscovered) CDS 7672

Recorded on either 30 or 31 March 2015, or 2 April 2015 (Palazzo Tursi, Violin's Hall, Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone']

 

3 Quartets for two violins, viola and cello, M.S. 20: Recorded complete

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin) / Gazeau, Sylvie (violin) / Ghedin, Alfonso (viola) / Filippini, Rocco (cello)

LP (3): Fonit Cetra Italia ITL 70091

CD: Fonit Cetra Italia CDC 22

CD: Warner Fonit 3984 27593–2

Recorded April 1982 (l'Oratorio del Gonfalone, Rome, Italy)

[Recording made in celebration of the 200th anniversary of Paganini’s birth; ITL 70091 sleeve notes: ‘Celebrazione II Centenario Della Nascita Di Nicolò Paganini’]

 

Amati Ensemble String Quartet:

Sharon, Gil (violin) / Beek, Sonja van (violin) / Ephrat, Ron (viola) / Mijnders, Floris (cello)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94287

Recorded 2 & 3 April 2011 (Fransum, Groningen, The Netherlands)

 

Paganini String Quartet:

Pignata, Bruno (violin) / Allocco, Gian Luca (violin) / Braucher, Ernest (viola) / De Stefano, Dario (cello)

CD: Dynamic (The Complete String Quartets) CD 134

CD (10): Dynamic (Complete Chamber Music) CDS 553/1–10

CD: Elite Classics (Paganini Collection, Vol. 5) AS–567–D [Russian issue]

Recorded sometime between 21 & 25 November 1994 (Genoa, Italy)

 

Quartetto della Scala

LP: Italia (Quartetti Per Archi) ITL 70039

Recorded c.1978

[Première recording]

 

Quartet No. 3 in A minor for two violins, viola and cello, M.S. 20

 

Quartetto Academica:

Sirbu, Mariana (violin) / Colan, Ruxandra (violin) / Zanidache, Constantin (viola) / Dancila, Mihai (cello)

LP (2) [fold out]: Klockner FC Q 16

CD: Il Canale/Dynamic (Quattro Quartetti; Music for Unicef) DCQ 007

Recorded 1982 or February 1984 (Auditorium del Seminario Maggiore, Genoa, Italy)

 

Sonata with variations for violin, viola, cello and guitar, M.S. 132

 

Donne, Stefano Delle (violin) / Scicli, Marco (viola) / Puliti, Damiano (cello) / Sebastiani, Adriano (guitar)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini Unpublished) CDS 7671

Recorded February 2013 (Villa l'Oriuolo, Florence, Italy)

[Première recording]

 

 

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