S o l o   V i o l i n   (part 2)

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1), Recorded incomplete:  16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23   24

Caprice d'Adieu M.S. 68  |  Capriccio M.S. 54  |  Nel cor piu non mi sento M.S. 44  |  Patriotic hymn M.S. 81

6 Preludes  |  Sonata M.S. 6*  |  Sonata M.S. 83  |  4 Studies  |  Theme & variations M.S. 82  |  Waltz M.S. 80

 

*Duet for solo violin / Duo Merveille / Merveille de Paganini

 

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 16 in G minor

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin)

CD: Concerto/Armando Curcio Editore CON22 [Italian release]

Recorded 16 December 1957 (Naples, Italy)

[Live recording]

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11327

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Gulli, Franco (violin)

LP: Angelicum LPA 5933

LP: Angelicum STA 8933

LP [fold out]: Ars Nova VST 6101

LP: Balkanton BCA 576

LP: Harmonia Mundi HM 30663

LP [fold out]: Harmonia Mundi HMA 30.527

LP: Musical Heritage Society DRM 110

45: Angelicum LPA 7015

45: Storia della Musica (Volume 5, No. 2) SdM 054

CD: Il Canale/Dynamic (Music for Unicef) DCU 030

CD: Sarx Records SX AM 2038–2

Recorded 1963 (Studi Angelicum, Milan, Italy)

 

Iwanow, Igor (violin)

LP: Muza SXL 1037

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 08887/8

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recorded 1978 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Minchev, Mincho (violin)

LP: Integral IL 1871 VK

Recorded c.1988

 

Perlman, Itzhak (violin)

CD: RCA Victor Red Seal / BMG Classics (Perlman Rediscovered) 82876 62517 2

Recorded on either 15, 16, 18 or 19 March, or 11 November 1965 (Webster Hall, New York, USA)

[Perlman's first RCA recording, previously unissued]

 

Porta, José (violin) / ? (piano)

78: Parlophone 20079

78 (10"): Polydor 62378

Recorded c.1924

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

LP: Columbia HC 13046 [Mexican pressing]

LP (10"): Columbia Masterworks ML 2168 [Rabin’s debut 10 inch]

LP: Columbia Entre RL 6633

LP (10"): Philips S 06616 R [Dutch pressing]

CD: Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage (Michael Rabin and Ossy Renardy) MHK 60894

Recorded 19 May 1950 (Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, USA)

[Recorded by Rabin at age fourteen]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneeberger, Hansheinz (violin)

LP: Da Camera Song SM 95049

CD: Bayer Records (Niccolo Paganini: Guitare et Violon) BR 100 208

Recorded 20 November 1974 (Tonstudio van Geest, Sandhausen bei Heidelberg, Germany)

[Bayer CD erronously states recording date as 1984]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Shkolnikova, Nelli (violin)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 6615/6

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow Studio Series (Staryk Plays Paganini) MBS 2003

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Orion 665

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 15 August 1969

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow MBS 2020

Recorded 1982 (Toronto, Canada)

[Live recording] 

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 17 in E flat major

 

Agaronyan, Ruben (violin)

LP: Melodiya CM 02093/4

 

Agoston, Andrei (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 028103/4

 

Badev, Georgi (violin)

LP: Balkanton BKA 562

 

Baeva, Alona (violin)

CD: Muza (Finalists of the 2nd Tadeusz Wroński Solo Violin Competition) [Catalogue number ?]

Recorded 2000 (Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, Warsaw, Poland)

[Live recording. Baeva won 1st prize]

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11328

 

Bochková, Irina (violin)

LP (10"): Melodiya (II Tchaikovsky Competition) D 11097/8

Recorded 1958

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

David, Lukas (violin)

LP (10"): Opera 3146

45: Opera 4308

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin)

LP: RCA Victor Red Seal ARL 1–0735

Recorded c.1974

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin) / Saunders, Dominic (piano)

CD: Newport Classic (Virtuoso Violin) NPD 85551

Recorded 1992

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

CD: Bridge Records (Great Performances from the Library of Congress, Vol.17: An Evening of Paganini) 9125

Recorded 1954 (Library of Congress, Washington, USA)

[Live recording. Arranged by Zino Francescatti for violin and piano. First commercial release of this never-before-issued recital piece]

 

Friedman, Erick (violin)

LP: RCA Victor A 635007 (m), A 645007 (s)

LP: RCA Victor LM 2671 (m), LSC 2671 (s)

LP: RCA Victrola ALK1–4971

LP: RCA Victrola VICS 1647

 

Gulli, Franco (violin)

LP: Angelicum LPA 5933

LP: Angelicum STA 8933

LP [fold out]: Ars Nova VST 6101

LP: Balkanton BCA 576

LP: Harmonia Mundi HM 30663

LP [fold out]: Harmonia Mundi HMA 30.527

LP (10") [fold out]: I Grandi Musicisti (Niccolò Paganini, Vol. I) iGM–015 [Italian pressing]

LP: Melodiya

LP: Musical Heritage Society DRM 110

45: Angelicum LPA 7015

45: Storia della Musica (Volume 5, No. 2) SdM 054

CD: Il Canale/Dynamic (Music for Unicef) DCU 030

CD: Sarx Records SX AM 2038–2

Recorded 1963 (Studi Angelicum, Milan, Italy)

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / Sandor, Arpad (piano)

78: His Master's Voice

Recorded 1934

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Hellmann, Rainer (violin)

CD: Classica (The Best of Paganini) CD 55139

 

Hoppstock, Tilman (guitar)

CD: Signum (Werke fur Gitarre) X 41–00

[Transcribed for guitar]

 

Khitruk, Anastasia (violin)

CD: MP3.com (Passion for Paganini) 18475

Recorded late 1990s

 

Kremer, Gidon (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 028737/8

Recorded 1970 (Tchaikovsky Competition, Moscow, Russia)

[Live recording]

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 08887/8

LP: Melodiya (Dedicated to Paganini) C10 21869 001

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recorded 1978 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Leister, Karl (clarinet)

CD: Camerata Records (Solo) CM 491

Recorded 1995 or 1996

[Arranged for clarinet]

 

Lénert, Pierre (viola)

CD: Syrius SYR 141365

Recorded April 2001 (Grand auditorium de l'Ecole de Musique d'Aulnay-sous-Bois, France)

[Arranged for viola]

 

Liberman, Viktor (violin)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 4398/9

 

Los Angeles Brass Quintet

Medium ?: Crystal

[Arranged for brass quintet]

 

Ma, Yo-Yo (cello)

LP: CBS Masterworks IM 37280

CD: CBS Masterworks MK 37280

Recorded c.1982 (CBS Recording Studios, London, England)

[Arranged by Yo-Yo Ma for cello]

 

Martin, Michaela (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 11161

Recorded 1978 (Tchaikovsky Competition, Moscow, Russia)

[Live recording]

 

Milstein, Nathan (violin)

CD: Danacord (Great Musicians in Copenhagen) DACOCD 303

CD: Doremi DHR 7706d

Recorded 1933

[Broadcast performance]

 

Nakarjakov, Sergei (trumpet) / Markovich, Alexander (piano)

CD: Teldec 4509–94554–2

Recorded 1994

[Arranged by Sergei Nakarjakov for trumpet and piano]

 

Oistrakh, David Fedorovich (violin)

78 (10"): CCCP 16258/9

LP: Colosseum CRLP 179

LP: Period SPL 710

Recorded 1948

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: ABC Classics (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) AB 67027

LP: Eterna 8 26 744

LP: Eurodisc (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 87 953 KK

LP: Le Chant du Monde LDX 78716

LP: Melodiya (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 33C10 04841/2

LP (2): Musical Heritage Society MHS 824311

LP: United Artists Melodiya UACL 10003

Recorded September 1973 (Moscow, Russia)

[Piano accompaniment by Robert Schumann]

 

Porta, José (violin) / ? (piano)

78: Parlophone 20079

78 (10"): Polydor 62378

Recorded c.1924

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Primrose, William (viola) / Isaacs, Harry (piano)

78 (10"): Columbia DB 1585

CD (2): Biddulph Recordings LAB 131/2

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini) IDIS 291

CD: Naxos Historical (William Primrose Recital, Volume 2) 8.111383

CD: Pearl GEMM CD 9453

Recorded 17 September 1935 (London, England)

[Arranged by William Primrose for viola and piano]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

CD (3): Testament (Unpublished Recordings) SBT3 1470

Recorded sometime between 1947 and 1949

[Previously unpublished recording]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

LP: Columbia HC 13046 [Mexican pressing]

LP (10"): Columbia Masterworks ML 2168 [Rabin’s debut 10 inch]

LP: Columbia Entre RL 6633

LP (10"): Philips S 06616 R [Dutch pressing]

CD: Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage (Michael Rabin and Ossy Renardy) MHK 60894

Recorded 25 May 1950 (Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, USA)

[Recorded by Rabin at age fourteen]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin) / Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra / Voorhees, Donald (conductor)

CD: Ars Antiqua AA 200 [Issued to mark US record dealer Ars Antiqua's 20th Anniversary]

CD: Doremi Legendary Treasures (Michael Rabin Collection, Vol. 1) DHR 7715

Recorded 7 August 1950

[Arranged for violin and orchestra. Live recording]

 

Renardy, Ossy (violin) / Lush, Ernest (piano)

78: London T 5266

LP: Decca LK 4024

LP: London LL 159

CD: Testament SBT 1292

Recorded June 1949 (West Hampstead, London, England)

[Arranged by Joseph Fuchs for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

SACD (hybrid disc): Ottava/Universal Classics & Jazz TBS Vintage Classics TYGE 60005 [Japanese issue]

Recorded 25 April 1960

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneeberger, Hansheinz (violin)

LP: Da Camera Song SM 95049

CD: Bayer Records (Niccolo Paganini: Guitare et Violon) BR 100 208

Recorded 20 November 1974 (Tonstudio van Geest, Sandhausen bei Heidelberg, Germany)

[Bayer CD erronously states recording date as 1984]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Snitkovsky, Semon (violin) / Iosiovich, Leonora (piano)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 09741/2

[Piano accompaniment by Robert Schumann]

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 1969

 

Tretyakov, Viktor Viktorovich (violin)

LP: Eurodisc 80026 KK

LP: Melodiya 33CM 02221/2

LP: Melodiya D 021491/2

 

Tretyakov, Viktor Viktorovich (violin)

CD (10): Brilliant Classics (Viktor Tretyakov Edition) 93005

Recorded 30 November 1978

[Different recording to previous entry]

 

Varga, Ruben George (violin)

LP: Audio Fidelity 1st Component Series FCS 50061

Recorded c.1974

 

Virtuosi, USA / Vardi, Emanuel

LP: Brunswick AXTL 1093 (m), SXA 4002 (s)

LP: Decca Gold Label DL 10024 (m), DL 710024 (s)

Recorded c.1960

[Arranged by Emanuel Vardi for string orchestra]

 

Weiner, Stanley (violin)

LP: Decca Ace of Diamonds (The Art of the Virtuoso) SDD 253

Recorded c.1970

 

Wolf, Endre (violin) / Wolf, Antoinette (piano)

78 (10"): Tono A 149

45: Mercury EP1–5040

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Zsigmondy, Denes (violin)

LP: Impression 65 5688 [German pressing]

LP: Summit SUM 5049

CD: Tuxedo Music (Sonatinas & Capricci) TUXCD 1082

Recorded 1976

 

Zweden, Jaap van (violin)

LP: Globe Records GLO 15015

Recorded c.1983

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 18 in C major

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11328

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Jucker, Rama (cello)

LP: Pelca (Virtuoso Cello Music) PSR 40625

[Arranged for cello]

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 18223/4

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recorded 1982 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Melnikov, Alexander (violin)

LP: Melodiya

 

Papavrami, Tedi (violin)

CD: Harmonia Mundi HMC90 5207

Recorded January 1990

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

LP: Columbia HC 13046 [Mexican pressing]

LP (10"): Columbia Masterworks ML 2168 [Rabin’s debut 10 inch]

LP: Columbia Entre RL 6633

LP (10"): Philips S 06616 R [Dutch pressing]

CD: Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage (Michael Rabin and Ossy Renardy) MHK 60894

Recorded 19 May 1950 (Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, USA)

[Recorded by Rabin at age fourteen]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneeberger, Hansheinz (violin)

LP: Da Camera Song SM 95049

CD: Bayer Records (Niccolo Paganini: Guitare et Violon) BR 100 208

Recorded 20 November 1974 (Tonstudio van Geest, Sandhausen bei Heidelberg, Germany)

[Bayer CD erronously states recording date as 1984]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 19 in E flat major

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11329

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Brusch, Jochen (violin)

CD (2): CDKlassisk (Kummer, Genie & Hölle: Ein Paganini Portrait) CDK 114041 [German/Danish issue only]

Recorded sometime between 20122014 (Tefau Studio, Freiburg, Germany)

[Second CD features a 75 minute essay (in German or Danish) by Brusch on Paganini, titled 'Kummer, Genie & Hölle']

 

Gaccetta, Giuseppe (violin)

CD: ORL Edizioni CD–ORL–1–2000

Recorded 1931 (Genoa, Italy)

[Claimed by ORL to be the première recording. Recorded onto wax cylinder]

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 18223/4

Recorded 1982 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Leister, Karl (clarinet)

CD: Camerata Records (Solo) CM 491

Recorded 1995 or 1996

[Arranged for clarinet]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow Studio Series (Staryk Plays Paganini) MBS 2003

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Orion 665

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 15 August 1969

 

Vasile, Cornelia (violin)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon Debut 642 106

Recorded 1969

[Vasile’s debut recording for Deutsche Grammophon]

 

Werthen, Rudolf (violin)

LP: EMI C053 23327

 

Zhislin, Grigori (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 023973/4

 

Zsigmondy, Denes (violin)

LP: Impression 65 5688 [German pressing]

LP: Summit SUM 5049

CD: Tuxedo Music (Sonatinas & Capricci) TUXCD 1082

Recorded 1976

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 20 in D major

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin) / Manzini, Laura (piano)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini's Violin: It's History, Sound & Photos) CDS 137 [Nicely packaged CD, booklet & poster]

CD (9): Dynamic CDS 715

Recorded 13 or 14 March 1995 (Dynamic's recording studio, Genoa, Italy)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone' ]

 

Arman, Stepan (violin) / I Musici de Montréal / Turovsky, Yuli (conductor)

CD: Chandos 9891

Recorded 1999

[Arranged by Edison Denisov for violin and string orchestra]

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11329

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin) / Guastalla, G. (piano)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice HN 2353

Recorded 1948

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Bianchi, Luigi Alberto (violin)

LP [fold out]: Ariston ARLP 12407 [Italian pressing]

Recorded 1983

 

Bleier, Sigmund (violin) / Graef, Otto A. (piano)

78 (10"): Polydor 10979

[Arranged by S. Bleier for violin and piano]

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Bradley, Mark (violin)

LP: Audio ATP 801102 ['Audio' may not be full name of label]

Recorded 1980

[Live recording]

 

Campoli, Alfredo (violin) / Malcom, George (piano)

LP (10"): Decca LX 3115

LP (10"): London LS 793

Recorded late 1940s or early 1950s ?

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Campoli, Alfredo (violin) / Wada, Norihiko (piano)

LP: Decca Eclipse (Encores) ECS 639

LP: Decca (Homage to Fritz Kreisler) LXT 5012 [New Zealand pressing]

LP: London Stereo Treasury Series STS 15239

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Concertmasters of New York / Broekman, David (conductor)

LP: Decca Gold Label DL 9955 (m), 79955 (s)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon LPEM 19 150

[Arranged by Michel Gusikov for string ensemble]

 

Dobbs, Wendell (flute)

LP: Private issue, cat # 43394 (album title: Carte Blanche a la Flute)

Recorded 1984

[Arranged for flute]

 

Fichtenholtz, Mikhail (violin) / Yampolsky, Vladimir (piano)

78 (10"): CCCP 9597/8

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Flesch, Carl (violin) / Strasfogel, I. (piano)

CD: Biddulph Recordings (J. Hubay & C. Flesch: The Complete HMV Recordings) LAB 045

Recorded 1929

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin) / Saunders, Dominic (piano)

CD: Newport Classic (Virtuoso Violin) NPD 85551

Recorded 1992

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

78 (10"): Columbia 17573 D

78 (4 x 10"): Columbia MM 818 (disc 17573 D)

LP: Columbia Masterworks ML 4219

LP (10"): Melodiya D 14983/4

45: Philips 409030 AE

45: Philips ABE 10160

CD: Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Zino Francescatti) BID 80169

Recorded 30 December 1947

[Arranged by Mario Pilati for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

CD: Bridge Records (Great Performances from the Library of Congress, Vol.17: An Evening of Paganini) 9125

Recorded 1954 (Library of Congress, Washington, USA)

[Live recording. Arranged for violin and piano; arranger not stated. First commercial release of this never-before-issued recital piece]

 

Garnier, Liliane (violin)

LP: RCA Victor CC 1004 (m), CCS 1004 (s)

LP: RCA Victor LM 2646 (m), LSC 2646 (s) [Canada-only issue]

 

Gitlis, Ivry (violin) / Janopoulo, Tasso (piano)

LP: Fontana 6549016

LP [fold out]: Philips 835777 LY [French pressing]

LP [fold out]: Philips Tresors Classiques (Le Violon du Diable) 6504 023

CD: Philips 438 630–2

CD: Philips 446 189–2

CD: Philips Les 100 Classiques (Vol. 63: Paganini – le démon du violon) 454 549–2

CD (2): Philips Classics Duo (The Best of Paganini) 462 865–2

Recorded 1966

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Gorokhov, Alexei (violin) / Strzhizhovskaya, V. (piano)

LP (10"): Torch D 6505/6

[Arr by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Gorokhov, Alexei (violin) / Orchestra ? / Limvinenca, Svyamoslava (conductor)

CD: Artwood/CD–Market 2000023829013 (barcode) [Russian issue]

Recorded 1980

[Arranged for violin & orchestra! Orchestra stated in Russian language on CD back cover but am unable to translate!]

 

Gulli, Franco (violin)

LP: Angelicum LPA 5952

LP: Audio Fidelity 1st Component Series FCS 50034

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1359

CD: Sarx Records SX AM 2038–2

 

Harth, Sydney (violin) / ? (piano)

LP (transcription disc; 16"): Armed Forces Program 257

[Arr by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / Benoist, André (piano)

78 (10"): His Master’s Voice DA 241

78 (10"): RCA Victor 670

78 (10"): RCA Victor 64833 (s–s)

LP: RCA Victor

CD: Biddulph Recordings (The Early Victor Recordings) LAB 015

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini) IDIS 291

CD (3): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection, Vol. 1: The Acoustic Recordings) 09026–61732–2

CD (65): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection: Complete) 09026–61778–2

Recorded 4 October 1918 (New York, USA)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / Sándor, Arpad (piano)

78 (10"): His Master’s Voice DA 1375

78 (10"): His Master’s Voice DA 1761

78 (10"): RCA Victor 1697

LP: RCA Victor

CD (2): EMI References CHS 7 64929 2

CD: Pearl (The Virtuoso Jascha Heifetz) GEMM CD 9023

CD (2): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection, Vol. 3: 1934–1937) 09026–61734–2

CD (65): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection: Complete) 09026–61778–2

Recorded March 1934

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / Smith, Brooks (piano)

LP: RCA Victor A 630588

LP: RCA Victor LM 2382

LP: RCA Victor Red Seal (Virtuoso Encores) LM 20052

LP: RCA Victor RB 16243

CD: RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection, Vol. 24) 09026–61755–2

CD (65): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection: Complete) 09026–61778–2

Recorded 1956

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / ? (piano)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice 57922 A

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano. Identical to one of previous recordings]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / ? (piano)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 17429/30

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano. Identical to one of previous recordings]

 

Hoelscher, Ulf (violin) / Béroff, Michell (piano)

LP [fold out]: EMI C069 46599 [French issue]

Recorded 1982

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Huttenbach (violin) / ? (piano)

78 (10"): Odeon GO 19093

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Ishikawa, Shizuka (violin) / Hála, Josef (piano)

CD: Lotos (Virtuoso Pieces) LT 0028–2 131

Recorded August 1995 (Domovina Studio, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Jones, Thomas (violin) / Valler, Rachel (piano)

CD: Move Records (Con Sentimento) MD 3173

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Kagan, Oleg (violin) / Skanavi, Vladimir (piano)

CD: Live Classics (Oleg Kagan Edition, Volume XX: Romantic Music & Miniatures) LCL 192

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Live recording]

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 18223/4

Recorded 1982 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin) / Chekina, Tatiana (piano)

LP: Melodiya (Dedicated to Paganini) C10 21869 001

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recording date unknown (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Menuhin, Yehudi (violin) / Gazelle, Marcel (piano)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 1500

LP: EMI (Unpublished Recordings, Volume 4) 2908731

CD: Biddulph Recordings (Menuhin Plays Paganini) LAB 102

CD: EMI References CDH 5 65959 2

CD (6): EMI References (Y. Menuhin: 80th Birthday Edition) CHS 5 65964 2

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini, Vol. 2) IDIS 6409

Recorded 21 January 1936 (Albert Studio, Paris France)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Minchev, Mincho (violin)

LP: Integral IL 1871 VK

Recorded c.1988

 

Nadien, David (violin) / Barere, Boris (piano)

LP: Kapp (Works by the Virtuoso Violinists) KC 9060 (m), KCL 9060 (s)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: ABC Classics (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) AB 67027

LP: Eterna 8 26 744

LP: Eurodisc (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 87 953 KK

LP: Le Chant du Monde LDX 78716

LP: Melodiya (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 33C10 04841/2

LP (2): Musical Heritage Society MHS 824311

LP: United Artists Melodiya UACL 10003

Recorded September 1973 (Moscow, Russia)

[Piano accompaniment by Robert Schumann]

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: Eurodisc 28363

LP: Melodiya C10 7707

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Quint, Philippe (violin) / Cogan, Dimitriy (piano)

CD: Naxos 8.570703

Recorded sometime between 2830 June 2008 (Glenn Gould Studio, CBC, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano.This album collects all Kreisler's arrangements of Paganini's works]

 

Rezler, Magdalena (violin) / Paderewski, M. (piano)

LP: Muza SX 1558

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Persinger, Louis (piano)

78 (3): Vox 614 [Disc 615]

45: Vox VIP 45420

CD (3): VoxBox (50 Years of Vox) 3037100265

CD (5): VoxBox (The Art of Ruggiero Ricci) CD5X 3611

Recorded 1951

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Smith, Brooks (piano)

LP: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06

CD: John Marks Records (Paganini’s Dreams) JMR 11

CD: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06–CD

Recorded sometime between 24 & 27 May 1988 (Christ the King Chapel, St. Anthony's Seminary, Santa Barbara, California, USA)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Smith, Brooks (piano)

LP: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06

CD: John Marks Records (Paganini’s Dreams) JMR 11

CD: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06–CD

Recorded sometime between 24 & 27 May 1988 (Christ the King Chapel, St. Anthony's Seminary, Santa Barbara, California, USA)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Note: Ricci plays Kreilser's version of No. 20 on these discs as well]

  

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Skowronski, Vincent (violin) / Isaak, Donald (piano)

LP: EB–SKO 1006

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Snitkovsky, Semon (violin) / Iosiovich, Leonora (piano)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 18481

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Spivakovsky, Tossy (violin) / ? (piano)

78: Decca 20666

78 (10"): Parlpohone B 48203

78: Parlpohone E 10914

Recorded c.1928

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow Studio Series (Staryk Plays Paganini) MBS 2003

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Orion 665

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 15 August 1969

 

Szeryng, Henryk (violin) / Locatelli, R. (piano)

78 (10"): RCA Victor 10–1034

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano]

 

Tretick, Sidney (violin)

LP: Tretick N80P 7300 [Private issue]

Recorded 1962

 

Weiner, Stanley (violin)

LP: Decca Ace of Diamonds (The Art of the Virtuoso) SDD 253

Recorded c.1970

 

Zehetmair, Thomas (violin) / Avenhaus, Silke (piano)

CD: EMI Classics CDC 5 55607 2

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Zsigmondy, Denes (violin)

LP: Impression 65 5688 [German pressing]

LP: Summit SUM 5049

CD: Tuxedo Music (Sonatinas & Capricci) TUXCD 1082

Recorded 1976

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 21 in A major

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin) / Manzini, Laura (piano)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini's Violin: It's History, Sound & Photos) CDS 137 [Nicely packaged CD, booklet & poster]

CD (9): Dynamic CDS 715

Recorded 13 or 14 March 1995 (Dynamic's recording studio, Genoa, Italy)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone' ]

 

Arman, Stepan (violin) / I Musici de Montréal / Turovsky, Yuli (conductor)

CD: Chandos 9891

Recorded 1999

[Arranged by Edison Denisov for violin and string orchestra]

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11330

 

Bolognese, Vincenzo (violin)

CD (2): Centro di Promozione Artistica CDC 008/9 [Italian issue]

CD: P&P Classica (From Baroque to the Present) CDC 009

Recorded 1997 (Trafalgar Recording Studios, Rome, Italy)

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Brusch, Jochen (violin)

CD (2): CDKlassisk (Kummer, Genie & Hölle: Ein Paganini Portrait) CDK 114041 [German/Danish issue only]

Recorded sometime between 20122014 (Tefau Studio, Freiburg, Germany)

[Second CD features a 75 minute essay (in German or Danish) by Brusch on Paganini, titled 'Kummer, Genie & Hölle']

 

Fisk, Eliot (guitar)

Medium, label and number ?

[Arranged for guitar]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

78 (10"): Columbia 17572 D

78 (10"): Columbia LB 102

78 (10"): Columbia LF 283

78 (4 x 10"): Columbia MM 818 (disc 17572 D)

LP: Columbia Masterworks ML 4219

LP (10"): Melodiya D 14983/4

CD: Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Zino Francescatti) BID 80169

Recorded 30 December 1947

[Arranged by Mario Pilati for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

CD: Bridge Records (Great Performances from the Library of Congress, Vol.17: An Evening of Paganini) 9125

Recorded 1954 (Library of Congress, Washington, USA)

[Live recording. Arranged by Mario Pilati for violin and piano. First commercial release of this never-before-issued recital piece]

 

Friedman, Erick (violin)

LP: RCA Victor A 635753 (m), A 645753 (s)

LP: RCA Victor LM 2671 (m), LSC 2671 (s)

LP: RCA Victrola ALK1–4971

LP: RCA Victrola VICS 1647

 

Grach, Eduard (violin)

LP (10"): Dolgoigrayoshaya D 2788/9

 

Hoelscher, Ulf (violin) / Béroff, Michell (piano)

LP [fold out]: EMI C069 46599 [French issue]

Recorded 1982

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Ishikawa, Shizuka (violin) / Hála, Josef (piano)

CD: Lotos (Virtuoso Pieces) LT 0028–2 131

Recorded August 1995 (Domovina Studio, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Jenson, Dylana (violin)

LP: Melodiya (1978 Tchaikovsky Competition) C10 11271

Recorded 1978

 

Kagan, Oleg (violin) / Skanavi, Vladimir (piano)

CD: Live Classics (Oleg Kagan Edition, Volume XX: Romantic Music & Miniatures) LCL 192

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Live recording]

 

Kogan, Leonid Borisovich (violin)

CD: Arlecchino ARL10

Recorded 1949

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin) / Chekina, Tatiana (piano)

LP: Melodiya (Dedicated to Paganini) C10 21869 001

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recording date unknown (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: Eurodisc 28363

LP: Melodiya C10 7707

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

LP: Columbia HC 13046 [Mexican pressing]

LP (10"): Columbia Masterworks ML 2168 [Rabin’s debut 10 inch]

LP: Columbia Entre RL 6633

LP (10"): Philips S 06616 R [Dutch pressing]

CD: Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage (Michael Rabin and Ossy Renardy) MHK 60894

Recorded 25 May 1950 (Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, USA)

[Recorded by Rabin at age fourteen]

 

Rezler, Magdalena (violin) / Paderewski, M. (piano)

LP: Muza SX 1558

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Smith, Brooks (piano)

LP: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06

CD: John Marks Records (Paganini’s Dreams) JMR 11

CD: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06–CD

Recorded sometime between 24 & 27 May 1988 (Christ the King Chapel, St. Anthony's Seminary, Santa Barbara, California, USA)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

  

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Shikhmurzayeva, Zora (violin)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 3962/3

   

Skowronski, Vincent (violin) / Isaak, Donald (piano)

LP: EB–SKO 1006

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Snitkovsky, Semon (violin) / Iosiovich, Leonora (piano)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 18481

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow Studio Series (Staryk Plays Paganini) MBS 2003

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Orion 665

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 15 August 1969

 

Vinnikov, Zinovi (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 018239/40

 

Weiner, Stanley (violin)

LP: Decca Ace of Diamonds (The Art of the Virtuoso) SDD 253

Recorded c.1970

 

Zehetmair, Thomas (violin) / Avenhaus, Silke (piano)

CD: EMI Classics CDC 5 55607 2

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 22 in F major

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11330

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

78 (10"): Columbia 17572 D

78 (10"): Columbia 30000

78 (10"): Columbia LB 89

78 (4 x 10"): Columbia MM 818 (disc 17572 D)

LP: Columbia Masterworks ML 4219

LP (10"): Melodiya D 14983/4

CD: Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Zino Francescatti) BID 80169

Recorded 30 December 1947

[Arranged by Mario Pilati for violin and piano]

 

Gaccetta, Giuseppe (violin)

CD: ORL Edizioni CD–ORL–1–2000

Recorded 1931 (Genoa, Italy)

[Recorded onto wax cylinder]

 

Pavlik, Cenek (violin)

LP: Melodiya

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Vasile, Cornelia (violin)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon Debut 642 106

Recorded 1969

[Vasile’s debut recording for Deutsche Grammophon]

 

Zenatý, Ivan (violin)

LP: Supraphon 11113650

CD: Panton Classics 71 0532–2

Recorded 1985 (Domovina Studio, Prague, Czech Republic)

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 23 in E flat major

 

Badev, Georgi (violin)

LP: Balkanton BKA 562

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11331

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Brodski, Wadim (violin)

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 7345X

LP: Tonpress SX–T48

Recorded sometime between 10–12 November 1984 (P.R.N.S.O. Studio, Katowice, Poland)

 

Gaccetta, Giuseppe (violin)

CD: ORL Edizioni CD–ORL–1–2000

Recorded 1931 (Genoa, Italy)

[Recorded onto wax cylinder]

 

Grach, Eduard (violin)

LP (10"): Dolgoigrayoshaya D 2788/9

 

Kogan, Leonid Borisovich (violin)

LP (8"): Melodiya D 005166/7

LP: Melodiya D 012171/2

LP: Westminster (Virtuoso's Choice) XWN 18629

 

Korchinsky, Yuri (violin)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 09937/8

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 08887/8

LP: Melodiya (Dedicated to Paganini) C10 21869 001

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recorded 1978 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Menuhin, Yehudi (violin)

78: His Master’s Voice DB 2826 [unissued]

LP: EMI (Unpublished Recordings, Volume 4) 2908731

CD: Aura Music (Yehudi Menuhin Plays Paganini) AUR 228–2

CD: Biddulph Recordings (Menuhin Plays Paganini) LAB 102

CD: EMI References CDH 5 65959 2

CD (6): EMI References (Y. Menuhin: 80th Birthday Edition) CHS 5 65964 2

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini) IDIS 291

Recorded 3 February 1936 (Albert Studio, Paris, France)

 

Milanova, Vanya (violin)

LP: Melodiya (Violin Winners of the Tchaikovsky Competition) C10 05023

 

Pikaizen, Viktor Alexandrovich (violin)

LP (10"): Dolgoigrayoshaya D 2806/7

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Vasile, Cornelia (violin)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon Debut 642 106

Recorded 1969

[Vasile’s debut recording for Deutsche Grammophon]

 

Zsigmondy, Denes (violin)

LP: Impression 65 5688 [German pressing]

LP: Summit SUM 5049

CD: Tuxedo Music (Sonatinas & Capricci) TUXCD 1082

Recorded 1976

 

24 Caprices, M.S. 25 (Op. 1): No. 24 in A minor

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin) / Manzini, Laura (piano)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini's Violin: It's History, Sound & Photos) CDS 137 [Nicely packaged CD, booklet & poster]

CD (9): Dynamic CDS 715

Recorded 13 or 14 March 1995 (Dynamic's recording studio, Genoa, Italy)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone' ]

 

Aitken (flute) / Westenholz, Elizabeth (piano)

LP: BIS 166

[Arranged by Callimanos for flute and piano]

 

Amoyal, Pierre

LP: Erato ERX 2410

LP [fold out]: Erato STU 71146

 

Arman, Stepan (violin) / I Musici de Montréal / Turovsky, Yuli (conductor)

CD: Chandos 9891

Recorded 1999

[Arranged by Edison Denisov for violin and string orchestra]

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 11331

 

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

LP: Cetra LPU 0109

45: Cetra EPO 371

CD: Warner Fonit (l'arte di Renato de Barbieri) 3984 27268–2

Recorded 25 October 1973

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

 

Beaumadier, Jean-Louis (flute)

CD: Calliope (Flute Recital – Beaumadier) CAL 9223

Recorded 1992

[Arranged for flute]

 

Beilina, Nina (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 018489/90

 

Bezverkhkny (violin)

LP: Muza XL 433 (m), SXL 433 (s)

Recorded 1967 (Wieniawski Competition)

[Live recording]

 

Bolshoi Theatre Violinists Ensemble

LP: Melodiya D 9319/20

LP (10"): Torch 33C 227/8

[Arranged for violin orchestra]

 

Bolshoi Theatre Violinists Ensemble

LP: Melodiya C10 18271 005

Recorded 1981 (Grand Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, Moscow, Russia)

[Arranged by A. Roitman for violin orchestra]

 

Boyd, Bonita (flute)

LP: Spectrum SR 138

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Jules Herman for flute. Boyd recorded all 24 Caprices for Fleur De Son in 2000]

 

Bress, Hyman (violin)

LP: Folkways FM 3352

 

Brusch, Jochen (violin)

CD (2): CDKlassisk (Kummer, Genie & Hölle: Ein Paganini Portrait) CDK 114041 [German/Danish issue only]

Recorded sometime between 20122014 (Tefau Studio, Freiburg, Germany)

[Second CD features a 75 minute essay (in German or Danish) by Brusch on Paganini, titled 'Kummer, Genie & Hölle']

 

Caroli, Enzo (flute)

CD: Stradivarious (The Flute From 1700–1900) CS 25 C

[Arranged by Petrucci for flute]

 

Cillario, Carlo Felice (violin) / ? (piano)

78: His Master's Voice DB 5410

[Arranged by M. Pilati for violin and piano]

 

Ciulei–Atanasiu, Lenuta (violin)

LP: Electrecord ST–ECE 02187

Recorded c.1977

 

Cologne Philharmonic Cellists / Thomas, Werner (cello)

CD: Bayer Records BR 100 005

[Arranged for six cellos]

 

Concertmasters of New York / Broekman, David (conductor)

LP: Decca Gold Label DL 9955 (m), 79955 (s)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon LPEM 19 150

[Arranged by Michel Gusikov for string ensemble]

 

Courret, Isabelle (harp)

CD: Pavane (Harp Recital) 7356

[Arranged by M. Mchedelov for harp]

 

D'Aranyi, Yelli (violin) / Hobday, E. (piano)

78: Aeolian Vocalion D 02103

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Elman, Mischa (violin) / Rosé, Wolfgang (piano)

LP: RCA Victor LM 1208

45 (2): RCA Victor WDM 1625

Recorded 1951

[Arranged by Mischa Elman for violin and piano]

 

Feng, Ning (violin) / Hoppe, Thomas (piano)

SACD (hybrid disc): Channel of China (Hello Mr Paganini) CCS SA 80807

Recorded January 2007 (Frits Philipszaal, Eindhoven, Holland)

[Arranged for violin and piano by Fritz Kreisler]

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin)

LP: Melodiya

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin)

LP: RCA Victor Red Seal ARL 1–0735

Recorded c.1974

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin) / Saunders, Dominic (piano)

CD: Newport Classic (Virtuoso Violin) NPD 85551

Recorded 1992

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

78 (10"): Columbia 17574 D

78 (4 x 10"): Columbia MM 818 (disc 17574 D)

LP: Columbia Masterworks ML 4219

LP (10"): Melodiya D 14983/4

45: Philips 409030 AE

45: Philips ABE 10160

CD: Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Zino Francescatti) BID 80169

Recorded 30 December 1947

[Arranged by Mario Pilati for violin and piano]

 

Francescatti, Zino (violin) / Balsam, Artur (piano)

CD: Bridge Records (Great Performances from the Library of Congress, Vol.17: An Evening of Paganini) 9125

Recorded 1954 (Library of Congress, Washington, USA)

[Live recording. Arranged by Zino Francescatti for violin and piano. First commercial release of this never-before-issued recital piece]

 

Gaccetta, Giuseppe (violin)

CD: ORL Edizioni CD–ORL–1–2000

Recorded 1931 (Genoa, Italy)

[Recorded onto wax cylinder]

 

Garcia, Gerald (guitar)

CD: Naxos (Romantic Guitar Favourites) 8.550296

Recorded December 1989 (Tonstudio van Geest, Sandhausen bei Heidelberg, Germany)

[Arranged by Gerald Garcia for guitar]

 

Gitlis, Ivry (violin) / Janopoulo, Tasso (piano)

LP: Fontana 6549016

LP [fold out]: Philips 835777 LY [French pressing]

LP [fold out]: Philips Tresors Classiques (Le Violon du Diable) 6504 023

CD: Philips 438 630–2

CD: Philips 446 189–2

CD: Philips Les 100 Classiques (Vol. 63: Paganini – le démon du violon) 454 549–2

CD (2): Philips Classics Duo (The Best of Paganini) 462 865–2

Recorded 1966

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Haendel, Ida (violin) / Moore, Gerald (piano)

LP: Angel SCBAE 6504

LP: His Master's Voice CLP 1021

45: His Master's Voice 7EP 7013

45: His Master's Voice 7ERL 1113

Recorded c.1953

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Hall, Nicola (guitar)

CD: Decca (Virtuoso Guitar Transcriptions) 430 839–2

Recorded c.1991

[Arranged by Nicola Hall for guitar]

 

Harnoy, Ofra (cello)

LP: MMG (Cello Encores) 1137

Recorded 1982

[Arranged by Luigi Silva for cello. Live recording]

 

Hasson, Maurice (violin)

CD: Pickwick IMP Classics (Violin Favourites) PCD 1027

Recorded 26 or 27 February 1992 (Rosslyn Hill Chapel, London, England)

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin) / Sándor, Arpad (piano)

78: CCCP 15377

78: His Master’s Voice DB 2218

78: RCA Victor 8828

LP: RCA Victor

CD (2): EMI References CHS 7 64929 2

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini, Vol. 2) IDIS 6409

CD: Pearl (Greatest Violin Encores) 127

CD: Pearl (The Virtuoso Jascha Heifetz) GEMM CD 9023

CD: Pearl GEMM CD 9125

CD (3): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection, Vol. 2: 1925–1934) 09026–61733–2

CD (65): RCA Victor Gold Seal (The Heifetz Collection: Complete) 09026–61778–2

Recorded 21 February 1934

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Heifetz, Jascha (violin)

CD: Cembal D'Amour Historic Series (Never-Before Released and Rare Live Recordings, Volume 1) 113

 

Hellmann, Rainer (violin)

CD: Classica (The Best of Paganini) CD 55139

 

Herman, Charles (violin) / ? (piano)

78 (10"): Pathé X 9808

[Arranged by Charles Herman for violin and piano]

 

Hoelscher, Ulf (violin) / Béroff, Michell (piano)

LP [fold out]: EMI C069 46599 [French issue]

Recorded 1982

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Hoppstock, Tilman (guitar)

CD: Christophorus Entrée (El Ultimo Tremolo: Guitar Music of the 19th and 20th Century) CHE 0055–2

[Transcribed for guitar]

 

Ishikawa, Shizuka (violin) / Hála, Josef (piano)

CD: Lotos (Virtuoso Pieces) LT 0028–2 131

Recorded August 1995 (Domovina Studio, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Jenson, Dylana (violin)

LP: Melodiya (1978 Tchaikovsky Competition) C10 11271

Recorded 1978

 

Jiang Violin Duo: Jiang, Lun and Jiang, Quan (violins)

CD: Eroica Recordings (The Jiang Violin Duo) JDT 3032

[Arranged for two violins by Stanley Bednar]

 

Kagan, Oleg (violin) / Skanavi, Vladimir (piano)

CD: Live Classics (Oleg Kagan Edition, Volume XX: Romantic Music & Miniatures) LCL 192

Recorded 1981

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. Live recording]

 

Kogan, Leonid Borisovich (violin)

LP: Melodiya (Leonid Kogan Plays Paganini’s Works) M10 44933 005

CD: Arlecchino ARL10

CD: MVT [Catalogue number ?]

Recorded 1949

 

Kogan, Leonid Borisovich (violin)

CD: Great Hall CD 050

[N.b. This is a different recording to that released on Melodiya M10 44933 005]

 

Krylov, Sergej (violin) / Mormone, Stefania (piano)

CD: Agorá Musica AG 198

Recorded sometime between 21–24 September 1998 (Palazzo Pallavicino, Cremona, Italy)

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 18223/4

Recorded 1982 (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

 

Krysa, Oleg (violin) / Chekina, Tatiana (piano)

LP: Melodiya (Dedicated to Paganini) C10 21869 001

CD: TNC Recordings (100 Violin Show Pieces, Volume 1: Dedicated to Paganini) TNC 1531

Recording date unknown (Studio of Moscow Radio, Moscow, Russia)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Lakatos, Sandor (violin)

CD (2): Capriccio (Lakatos: King of the Gypsy Violins) 49275

 

Laureate String Ensemble

CD: Trittico Classics (Caprices in Camera) TC 91001

Recorded sometime between June & July 1991 (Oxford Church/Performance Technology Studio, Guildford, England)

[Arranged by Christopher James for string ensemble]

 

Lindemann, Hartmut (viola)

CD: Tacet (Hommage à Primrose) 45

Recorded 1996

[Arranged by William Primrose for viola]

 

Los Angeles Brass Quintet

Medium ?: Crystal

[Arranged for brass quintet]

 

Ma, Yo-Yo (cello)

LP: CBS Masterworks IM 37280

CD: CBS Masterworks MK 37280

CD: CBS Masterworks (Portrait of Yo-Yo Ma) MK 44796

Recorded c.1982 (CBS Recording Studios, London, England)

[Arranged by Yo-Yo Ma for cello]

 

Marinkovic, Mateja (violin) / Peake, Tim (piano)

CD: Cirrus Digital Classics (Virtuoso Violin) CRS CD 108

CD: St. Clair Records (Virtuoso Violin) 7369

Recorded 16 or 17 February 1989 (Henry Wood Hall, Southwark, London, England)

[Piano accompaniment by Georg Schunemann]

 

Menuhin, Yehudi (violin)

78 (10"): His Master's Voice DA 1281

78 (10"): RCA Victor 1650

LP: EMI (Bravissimo) C049 01824

LP (3): EMI C153 52370

LP: EMI The HMV Treasury (Menuhin Encores) HLM 7077

CD: Aura Music (Yehudi Menuhin Plays Paganini) AUR 228–2

CD: Biddulph Recordings (Menuhin Plays Paganini) LAB 102

CD: EMI (Italy) / Famiglia Cristiana I Grandi Concerti 8 26258 2 [Italian issue]

CD: EMI References CDH 5 65959 2

CD (6): EMI References (Y. Menuhin: 80th Birthday Edition) CHS 5 65964 2

CD: Testament (The Young Menuhin Plays Encores) SBT 1003

Recorded either 26 September 1931 [Biddulph CD] or 20 & 23 May 1932 [EMI CDs] (Paris, France)

[With additional variations by Fritz Kreisler and finale by Leopold Auer]

 

Meyer, Sabine (clarinet) / Bamberg Symphony Big Band / Metzmacher, Ingo (conductor)

CD: EMI Classics (Homage to Benny Goodman) CDC 5 56652 2

[Arranged for clarinet and 'Big Band']

 

Minella, Aldo (guitar)

LP: Philips 6570 995

[Arranged by Aldo Minella for guitar]

 

Mourja, Graf (violin) / Gous, Natalia (piano) 

CD: Harmonia Mundi HMC 901769

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: ABC Classics (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) AB 67027

LP: Eterna 8 26 744

LP: Eurodisc (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 87 953 KK

LP: Le Chant du Monde LDX 78716

LP: Melodiya (Igor Oistrakh Plays Paganini) 33C10 04841/2

LP (2): Musical Heritage Society MHS 824311

LP: United Artists Melodiya UACL 10003

Recorded September 1973 (Moscow, Russia)

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Oistrakh, Igor Davidovich (violin) / Zertsalova, Nataliya (piano)

LP: Eurodisc 28363

LP: Melodiya C10 7707

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Oliveira, Elmar (violin)

LP: Melodiya 33C10 11269/70

Recorded 1978 (Tchaikovsky Competition, Moscow, Russia)

[Live recording]

 

Perlman, Itzhak (violin)

CD: RCA Victor Red Seal / BMG Classics (Perlman Rediscovered) 82876 62517 2

Recorded on either 15, 16, 18 or 19 March, or 11 November 1965 (Webster Hall, New York, USA)

[Perlman's first RCA recording, previously unissued]

 

Poulet, Gérard Georges (violin)

LP (10"): Deva M 17 [French pressing]

 

Primrose, William (viola) / Kahn, Joseph (piano)

78: Victor 15733

CD: Doremi DHR 7722

CD: Naxos Historical (William Primrose Recital, Volume 2) 8.111383

Recorded 24 July 1939

[Arranged by William Primrose for viola and piano]

 

Quint, Philippe (violin) / Cogan, Dimitriy (piano)

CD: Naxos 8.570703

Recorded sometime between 2830 June 2008 (Glenn Gould Studio, CBC, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

[Arranged by Fritz Kreisler for violin and piano.This album collects all Kreisler's arrangements of Paganini's works]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

CD (3): Testament (Unpublished Recordings) SBT3 1470

Recorded sometime between 1947 and 1949

[Previously unpublished recording]

 

Rabin, Michael (violin)

LP: Columbia HC 13046 [Mexican pressing]

LP (10"): Columbia Masterworks ML 2168 [Rabin’s debut 10 inch]

LP: Columbia Entre RL 6633

LP (10"): Philips S 06616 R [Dutch pressing]

CD: Sony Classical Masterworks Heritage (Michael Rabin and Ossy Renardy) MHK 60894

Recorded 25 May 1950 (Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, USA)

[Recorded by Rabin at age fourteen]

 

Radulovic, Nemanja (violin)

CD: Deutsche Grammophon (Paganini Fantasy) 481 065 5 [French issue]

Recorded 9 or 10 May 2013 (Salle Colonne, Paris, France)

 

Renardy, Ossy (violin) / Lush, Ernest (piano)

78: London T 5266

LP: Decca LK 4024

LP: London LL 159

CD: Testament SBT 1292

Recorded June 1949 (West Hampstead, London, England)

[Arranged by Carl Flesch for violin and piano]

 

Repin, Vadim (violin) / Markovich, Alexander (piano)

CD: Erato (Tutta Bravura) 3984–25487–2

Recorded sometime between 1–4 June 1998 (Teldec Classics Recording Studio, Berlin, Germany)

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Reuter, Florizel von (violin)

78: Polydor 95184

 

Rezler, Magdalena (violin) / Paderewski, M. (piano)

LP: Muza SX 1558

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci in Prague) SUK 005

Recorded 20 May 1969 (Dvorak Hall Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Recorded live during the Prague Spring Festival]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin) / Smith, Brooks (piano)

LP: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06

CD: John Marks Records (Paganini’s Dreams) JMR 11

CD: Water Lily Acoustics (Paganiniana: The Genoan's Legacy) WLA–WS–06–CD

Recorded sometime between 24 & 27 May 1988 (Christ the King Chapel, St. Anthony's Seminary, Santa Barbara, California, USA)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (A Tribute to Ruggiero Ricci) URS 8901–1/2

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

Recorded 11 June 1988 (City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

VHS-NTSC: One-Eleven, Ltd. (Ricci on Television, Volume 2) URS V 92611

['Live' television performance]

 

Rosand, Aaron (violin)

CD: Arkor ART 2734

Recorded 11 October 1970 (Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA)

[Live recording]

 

Schneemann, Marieke (flute)

CD: Brilliant Classics 94627

Recorded during the interval 14 October 2012 – 25 October 2014 (Bernard Haitinkzaal, Conservatorium of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

[Arranged by Marieke Schneemann for flute (based on Jules Herman's arrangement) and performed on a wooden, conical, ring-keyed flute (Louis Lot, Paris, 1860). In this two-year project Schneemann recorded all but 5 caprices but does not state in the liner notes her omission of Nos. 1, 4, 6, 8 and 12]

 

Schwalbé, Michél (violin) / Rossican, I. (piano)

78: Decca X 10144

LP: Everest

Recorded 1948 (Scheveningen Competition)

[Arranged for violin and piano. Live recording]

 

Schwalbé, Michél (violin)

LP (10"): Antonius ST AS 1000

[Boxed with accompanying hardbound book]

 

Semenova, Lena (violin)

CD: Art of the Violin Foundation VF1–003 [Russian issue]

Recorded 2004

[Semenova won first prize at the 1st Moscow Paganini Competition, 2003]

 

Skowronski, Vincent (violin) / Isaak, Donald (piano)

LP: EB–SKO 1006

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Snitkovsky, Semon (violin) / Iosiovich, Leonora (piano)

LP (10"): Melodiya D 18481

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Sosson, Marshall (violin) / ? (orchestra) / ? (conductor)

LP: Townhall Records (Virtuoso Jazz Violin Classics) M 26

Recorded sometime between 1933 & 1942

[Live recording. Jazz arrangement by Earle Hagen of main theme for violin and orchestra. During his career Sosson was a concertmaster for studio orchestras at Columbia and Disney]

 

Spivakovsky, Tossy (violin)

LP: Columbia (Violin Favourites) ML 4402

 

Staryk, Steven (violin)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow Studio Series (Staryk Plays Paganini) MBS 2003

LP: Musical Heritage Society MHS 1122

LP: Orion 665

LP: Select Collection Classique CC 15.076

Recorded 15 August 1969

 

Strauss, Lothar (violin)

LP: Muza (Prize Winners of the 9th Wieniawski Competition) SX 2240

 

Szeryng, Henryk (violin) / Janopoulo, Tasso (piano)

LP: Everest LPBR 6154 (m), SDBR 3154 (s)

LP: Odeon LDC 7504

LP (10"): Odeon OD 1008

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Szigeti, Joseph (violin) / Ruhrseitz, Kurt (piano)

CD (2): Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Joseph Szigeti, Vol. 1) LAB 005/6

Recorded 1926

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Szigeti, Joseph (violin) / Ruhrseitz, Kurt (piano)

CD (2): Biddulph Recordings (The Art of Joseph Szigeti, Vol. 1) LAB 005/6

Recorded 1928

[Arranged for violin and piano. Different recording to previous entry]

 

Szigeti, Joseph (violin) / Ruhrseitz, Kurt (piano)

78: Columbia 264638

78: Columbia GQX 10557

78: Columbia L 2207

78: Columbia W 242

LP: Rococo 2028

[Arranged for violin and piano. Identical recording to one of previous entries]

 

Szigeti, Joseph (violin) / Barabeitschik, L. (piano)

78: Muspred

[Arranged for violin and piano]

 

Szigeti, Joseph (violin)

78 (10"): Columbia 2059 M

78 (10"): Columbia D 1581

78 (10"): Columbia J 5020

[Unaccompanied]

 

Szydl, Grzegorz (violin)

CD: Muza (Finalists of the 2nd Tadeusz Wroński Solo Violin Competition) [Catalogue number ?]

Recorded 2000 (Warsaw Philharmonic Hall, Warsaw, Poland)

[Live recording. Szydl won 3rd prize]

 

Tamayo, Marco (guitar)

CD: Naxos 8.557598

Recorded sometime between 10–13 June 2004 (St John Chrysostom Church, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada)

[Arranged for guitar; arranger/editor not stated]

 

Taschner, Gerhard (violin) / Altmann, Hans (piano)

CD: Archipel Desert Island Collection ARPCD 0232

Recorded 1954 (Munich, Germany)

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Taschner, Gerhard (violin) / Krause, Martin (piano)

CD (2): Musikproduction Dabringhaus und Grimm Archive (Encore!) MDG 642 0985–2

CD (2): Tahra (The Art of Gerhard Taschner, Volume II) TAH 352/353

Recorded 1954

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano. May be identical to previous recording with pianist misnamed]

 

Thurston Clarinet Quartet

CD: ASV White Line (Clarinet Carnival) CD WHL 2095

[Arranged by Benny Goodman for clarinet quartet]

 

Tretyakov, Viktor Viktorovich (violin)

LP: Eurodisc 80026 KK

LP: Melodiya 33CM 02221/2

LP: Melodiya D 18239/40

LP: Melodiya D 021491/2

 

Tworek, Wandy (violin)

LP: HBS KLP 1539

CD: White Puma Records 7368

Recorded July 1981

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano; piano accompaniment ommited]

 

Varga, Ruben George (violin)

LP: Audio Fidelity 1st Component Series FCS 50061

LP: Music Guild (The "Phenomenal" Ruben Varga) MS 861

LP: Westminster XWN 19136 (m), WST 17136 (s)

Recorded c.1974 (Stereo Sound Studios, New York, USA)

 

Vasile, Cornelia (violin)

LP: Deutsche Grammophon Debut 642 106

Recorded 1969

[Vasile’s debut recording for Deutsche Grammophon]

 

Weiner, Stanley (violin)

LP: Decca Ace of Diamonds (The Art of the Virtuoso) SDD 253

Recorded c.1970

 

Wicks, Camilla (violin) / Siem, K. (piano)

78 (10"): Cupol 4054

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano]

 

Williams, John (guitar)

LP: CBS 72728

LP: CBS 73745

LP: CBS 73784

CD: Sony Classical (Greatest Hits: Guitar) MLK 66704

CD: Sony Essential Classics (John Williams: Guitar Recital) SBK 62 425

Recorded 17 November 1965 (30th Street Studios, New York, USA)

[Arranged by John Williams for guitar]

 

Yameng, Wang (guitar)

CD: Gha 126047

[Arranged for guitar]

 

Zehetmair, Thomas (violin)

LP: Telefunken 642619

Recorded 1980

 

Zehetmair, Thomas (violin) / Avenhaus, Silke (piano)

CD: EMI Classics CDC 5 55607 2

[Arranged by Karol Szymanowski for violin and piano]

 

Zsigmondy, Denes (violin)

LP: Impression 65 5688 [German pressing]

LP: Summit SUM 5049

CD: Tuxedo Music (Sonatinas & Capricci) TUXCD 1082

Recorded 1976

 

? (violin)

LP: Royale (Another Hour of Instrumental Favourites) 1432

Recorded 1950s (?)

[Arranged by Leopold Auer for violin and piano; piano accompaniment ommited. Soloist not named; does not match recordings by Kogan, Menuhin or Rabin]

 

Caprice d'Adieu (Farewell Caprice), M.S. 68

 

Fisk, Eliot (guitar)

CD: Music Masters (Sequenza!) 01612–67150–2

Recorded either 2 or 3 May 1994, or sometime between 18 & 20 September 1994  (Parish Church of the Holy Trinity, Weston, Hertfordshire, England)

[Transcribed by Eliot Fisk for guitar]

 

Jelden, Michael (violin)

mp3 (download): Faro Music [Available for purchase exclusively from http://shop.michaeljelden.com]

Recorded Autumn 2003

 

Kino, Masayuki (violin)

CD: Sound & Music Creation SMC 1001 [Japanese issue]

Recorded sometime between 21–23 April 2003

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Alto ALC 1077

CD: Regis (Paganini: Complete Caprices For Violin) RRC 1033

CD (3): VoxBox CD3X 3020

Recorded 1975

[Première recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

LP: Price-Less C–93042

LP (2): UltraFi (Ruggiero Ricci: A Golden Jubilee) ULDD 11 [Limited edition]

LP (2) [fold out]: Umbrella DD 11

CD: Price-Less D12179

Recorded 1978 (Soundstage Recording Studio, Toronto, Canada)

[Direct-to-disc recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 92020

 

Rogliano, Marco (violin)

CD: Tactus TC 781602

Recorded 10–12 October 2000 (Salon di Palazzo Pilitti Poggio di Roio L'Aquila, Italy)

 

Capriccio (Andante) for solo violin, M.S. 54

 

Fanfoni, Luca (violin)

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']

 

Nel cor piu non mi sento: Introduction and variations on the aria Nel cor piu non mi sento from the opera La bella molinara by Giovanni Paisiello, in G major, M.S. 44

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin)

LP: Camden ML 79

LP: Prétoria CL 8011

LP: RCA Victor 430355

LP: RCA Victor GL 32502

LP: RCA Victor GL 32578

LP: RCA Victor Serie Europa ML 20179

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (The Young Salvatore Accardo) IDIS 6627

Recorded 1959 or 1960

[Variations Nos. 1 and 6 omitted]

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin)

LP: Saga 5398

Recorded c.1974

[Variations Nos. 1 and 6 omitted]

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin)

LP (2) [fold out]: Deutsche Grammophon (Complete Edition) 2707 107

LP (2) [fold out]: Deutsche Grammophon 2721 185

CD (6): Deutsche Grammophon Collectors Edition (Accardo Plays Paganini: Complete Recordings) 463 754–2

Recorded January 1978 (Herkules-Saal, Munich, Germany)

 

Agaronyan, Ruben (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 021809/10

  

Barbieri, Renato de (violin)

LP: Cetra LPU 0109

45: Cetra EPO 371

CD: Warner Fonit (l'arte di Renato de Barbieri) 3984 27268–2

Recorded 25 October 1973

[Three minute reduced version consisiting of extracts from the Introduction, Theme, Variations 2, 5 and 6, and Finale; reduction by Renato de Barbieri. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone']

 

Bolognese, Vincenzo (violin)

CD (2): Centro di Promozione Artistica CDC 008/9 [Italian issue]

CD: P&P Classica (From Baroque to the Present) CDC 009

Recorded 1997 (Trafalgar Recording Studios, Rome, Italy)

 

Bor, Dick (violin)

LP: SMM 12731

 

Braginsky, Yuri (violin)

CD: Barcarolle (Works for Violin and Piano) 248004

 

Fanfoni, Luca (violin)

CD: Dynamic (Of Witches and Devils) CDS 7749

Recorded either 18 or 19 November 2012 (Bartok Studio, Bernareggio, Italy)

 

Feng, Ning (violin)

SACD (hybrid disc): Channel of China (Hello Mr Paganini) CCS SA 80807

Recorded January 2007 (Frits Philipszaal, Eindhoven, Holland)

 

Ferraresi, Aldo (violin)

LP (10") [fold out]: I Grandi Musicisti (Niccolò Paganini, Vol. I) iGM–015 [Italian pressing]

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (The Recording History of the Violin, Vol. 5: The Italian School, Vol. 1) IDIS 6366

Recorded 1965

[Order of Variations Nos. 2 and 3 reversed, and Variations Nos. 46 omitted. Performed on Paganini's Guarnieri del Gesù violin, 'Il Cannone']

 

Ferraresi, Aldo (violin)

45: Storia della Musica (Volume 2, No. 2) SdM 015

[Possibly identical to previous recording]

 

Fidelmann, Samuel (violin)

78 (10"): Anker E 9421

 

Fisk, Eliot (guitar)

CD: Music Masters (Sequenza!) 01612–67150–2

Recorded either 2 or 3 May 1994, or sometime between 18 & 20 September 1994  (Parish Church of the Holy Trinity, Weston, Hertfordshire, England)

[Transcribed by Eliot Fisk for guitar. In his transcription, Fisk combines Beethoven’s Paisello Variations for piano (WoO. 70) with Paganini’s Paisello variations. The introduction is Paganini (P) and the theme is Beethoven (B). Succeeding variations alternate B, P, B, P, P, B, P and P]

 

Fodor, Eugene (violin)

LP: RCA Victor Red Seal ARL 1–1172

Recorded c.1974

 

Fornaciari, Marco (violin)

CD: Fone 93 F 20

CD: Fone (Omaggio a Paganini) 99 F 08

Recorded May 1993 (Villa Antonietta, Crespina, Italy)

 

Gorokhov, Alexei (violin)

CD: Artwood/CD–Market 2000023829013 (barcode) [Russian issue]

Recorded 1973

 

Goto, Ryu (violin)

CD: Deutsche Grammophon UCCG 1463 [Japanese issue]

Recorded sometime between 1215 January 2009 (Witold Lutoslawski Studio, Polskie Radio, Warsaw, Poland)

 

Gringolts, Ilya (violin)

CD: Bis (Ilya Gringolts Plays Paganini) CD 999

Recorded January 1999 (Länna Church, Sweden)

 

Hellmann, Rainer (violin)

CD: Classica (The Best of Paganini) CD 55139

 

Hoelscher, Ulf (violin)

LP: EMI C063 28980

 

Huang, Mengla (violin)

CD: Deutsche Grammophon (Violin Showpieces) 476 8362 [Huang's debut album for DG. Chinese issue]

 

Hudecek, Václav (violin)

LP: JVC VIC 2051

Recorded 1976

 

Hudecek, Václav (violin)

CD: Supraphon (Hudecek & Brabec Play Paganini) SU 3395–2 131

Recorded 6 or 8 September 1998 (Korunní Studio, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda]

 

Jelden, Michael (violin)

mp3 (download): Faro Music [Available for purchase exclusively from http://shop.michaeljelden.com]

Recorded Autumn 2003

 

Josefowicz, Leila (violin)

CD: Philips Digital Classics 446 700–2

Recorded June 1995 (Théâtre La Musica, La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland)

 

Kogan, Leonid Borisovich (violin)

LP: Acropole APCC 60.045

LP: Bruno (Leonid Kogan Plays Paganini) BR 14022

LP (10"): Melodiya D 5072/3

LP: Melodiya 33D 028067/8

LP: Melodiya (Leonid Kogan Plays Paganini’s Works) M10 44933 005

LP (2) [fold out]: Melodiya (Leonid Kogan Complete Collection, Vol. 8: N. Paganini) M10 49465 004

LP: Westminster XWN 18229

CD: Great Hall CD 050

CD: MVT [Catalogue number ?]

CD: Triton / DML Classics (Leonid Kogan, Volume 22) DMCC 24020 [Japanese issue]

Recorded 1950

[The label on both the Acropole and Bruno LPs reads: ‘Introduction & Variations on a theme of Rossini’ – ‘Rossini’ should be ‘Paisiello’]

 

Kubelik, Jan (violin)

78 (10"): Gramophone & Typewriter 7961

LP: Melodiya (The World's Leading Interpreters of Music, Part III) M10 45295 004

LP: Rococo (Famous Violinists) 2001

CD (2): Biddulph Recordings (The Acoustic Recordings) LAB 033/4

CD (3): Pearl BVA 1

Recorded 1903

[Theme (Andante) and Variation No. 4 only. Première recording ?]

 

Kulka, Konstanty Andrzej (violin) / Marchwinski, Jerzy (piano)

LP: Muza (Violin Recital) SXL 1012

CD: Polskie Nagrania PNCD 267

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda for violin and piano]

 

Kuulmann, Sigrid (violin)

CD: Estonian Record Productions ERP 3109

Recorded December 2006 (Studio of Estonian Public Broadcasting, Estonia)

 

Menuhin, Yehudi (violin)

LP: Capitol HBZ 21002 [Extract only]

LP (10"): Electrola E 70469 [Extract only]

LP: Electrola E 91475 [Extract only]

LP (10"): Electrola STE 70469 [Extract only]

LP: Electrola STE 81475 [Extract only]

LP: EMI Gateway to the Classics (Yehudi Menuhin Introduces the Instruments of the Orchestra) SML 235 [Extract only]

LP: His Master’s Voice ASDF 274 [Extract only]

LP: His Master’s Voice CLP 1523 [Extract only]

LP: His Master’s Voice FALP 738 [Extract only]

LP: His Master’s Voice FALP 896 [Extract only]

LP: His Master’s Voice (Yehudi Menuhin at Fifty) HQM 1018 [Theme (Andante) only. Extract preceded by short narration by Menuhin]

45: His Master’s Voice 7EG 8672 [Extract only]

45: His Master’s Voice 7EGY 150 [Extract only]

CD: Biddulph Recordings (Menuhin Plays Paganini) LAB 102 [Complete recording]

Recorded 15 July 1945

[Première recording of complete work. HMV issued excerpts from this recording but never issued it in its entirety. The following excerpts were used in the 1945 film ‘The Magic Bow’: Theme (Andante), Variation No. 7 and Coda. Menuhin screen-tested for the role of Paganini but the part eventually went to Stewart Granger. The Biddulph CD (released in 1996) marked the first issue of the complete recording]

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

 

Mullova, Viktoria (violin)

LP: Philips Digital Classics 420 948–1

CD: Philips Digital Classics 420 948–2

Recorded June 1987 (Utrecht, Netherlands)

 

Nemteanu, Vladimir (violin)

LP: Electrecord (Tineri Solisti Instrumentisti Laureati ai Concursurilor Internationale) ST–ECE 01408

[Variation No. 6 omitted]

 

Papavrami, Tedi (violin)

CD: Harmonia Mundi HMC90 5207

Recorded January 1990

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin) / Cerné, Charles (piano)

78: Cetra OR 5098

78 (2): Polydor 66482/3

LP [fold out]: Dynamic (Documenti Storici) DS 4020

CD: Biddulph Recordings LAB 135

CD: Dynamic In Primis (Paganini Historical Documents) CDS 01

CD: Istituto Discografico Italiano (Omaggio a Paganini) IDIS 291

Recorded 1926

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda for violin and piano]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin) / Graef, Otto A. (piano)

78: Polydor 35091

45: Deutsche Grammophon EPL 30549

CD: Deutsche Grammophon (Centenary Collection, 1927–1947: Early Solo & Chamber Recordings) 459 003–2

Recorded 18 March 1938 (Berlin, Germany)

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda for violin and piano]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin)

CD: Podium Legenda (Meister des Bogens: Vasa Prihoda, Vol. 3) POL–1003–2 [German issue]

Recorded 8 December 1949 (North German Radio, Hamburg, Germany)

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin)

LP: Cetra LPC 55022

LP: Cetra LPU 0027

CD (3): Warner Fonit (Vasa Prihoda: The Complete Cetra Recordings, 1956–1957) 5050466–3248–2–5 [See note below]

Recorded December 1957 (Auditorio della Rai, Torino, Italy)

[Arrangement by Vasa Prihoda omitting Variations Nos. 46. Listed erronously as first track on Warner Fonit CD should be second track]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin, possibly accompanied on piano)

LP: Discopaedia Masters of the Bow MB 1004

[Identical to one of previous recordings]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin, possibly accompanied on piano)

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. (The Great Violinists Series: Kreisler & Prihoda) URS 50090

[Identical to one of previous recordings]

 

Prihoda, Vasa (violin, possibly accompanied on piano)

45: Supraphon 809893

[Identical to one of previous recordings]

 

Repin, Vadim (violin)

LP: Melodiya C10 24757 009

Recorded 1986

[Variation No. 6 omitted]

 

Repin, Vadim (violin)

CD: Erato (Tutta Bravura) 3984–25487–2

Recorded sometime between 1–4 June 1998 (Teldec Classics Recording Studio, Berlin, Germany)

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

LP: Decca 220062

LP: Decca Eclipse (A Paganini Recital) ECS 585

LP: Decca LXT 2808

LP: London (A Paganini Recital) CM 9099

LP: London (A Paganini Recital) LL 1005

CD (2): Double Decca (Virtuoso Violin – The Art of Ruggiero Ricci) 458 191–2

Recorded February 1954 (Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, England)

[Variation No. 6 omitted]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

LP: Decca Gold Label (Bravura!) DL 710172

Recorded c.1970

[Variations Nos. 5 and 6 omitted]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

LP: Columbia Masterworks (Virtuoso Music for Solo Violin) M 35159

Recorded c.1979

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: Jan Kubelik Society (Ruggiero Ricci Plays Paganini Live) SUK 007

Recorded 18 May 1982 (Smetana Hall, Prague, Czech Republic)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. (Celebrating Six Decades on Stage) URS 92033

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

CD: One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 91070

[Possibly the same recording as previous entry]

 

Solozobova, Maria (violin)

CD: Bella Musica Antes Edition BM 319287

Recorded February 2013 (Hardstudios AG, Winterthur, Switzerland)

 

Stadler, Sergei (violin)

LP (2) [fold out]: Melodiya C10 24019 000 / C10 24021 008

LP: Melodiya C10 24021 008

LP: Russian Disc R10 00179

Recorded 1983

 

Stoica, Razvan (violin)

CD: Aliud Records (Capriccioso) AL 062 [Dutch issue]

Recorded 2012

 

Sviridov, Yevgeny (violin)

CD: Art of the Violin Foundation VFC–003 [Russian issue]

DVD: Art of the Violin Foundation [To be released late 2005; catalogue number ? Russian issue]

Recorded 2 December 2003 (Moscow International Performance Arts Centre, Moscow, Russia)

[Recorded live during the concert of prizewinners and jury members of the 1st Moscow Paganini Competition; Sviridov won third prize. Piece listed on CD cover as 'Fair Maid of the Mill'; variation No. 6 omitted]

 

Treiber, Friedemann Amadeus (violin)

CD: Meta Records 018

Recorded sometime between 5–7 April 2002 (EvenTraum, Germany)

 

Turban, Ingolf (violin)

CD: Telos Music Records (Solo Turban) TLS 072

Recorded on either 8 or 9 November, or 1or 2 December 2003 (Telos Music Studios, Mechernich-Floisdorf)

[Arranged by Vasa Prihoda]

 

Varadi, Veronica (violin)

LP: Private issue, cat # 1959

Recorded 1992

 

Varga, Ruben George (violin)

LP: Audio Fidelity 1st Component Series FCS 50061

LP: Music Guild (The "Phenomenal" Ruben Varga) MS 861

LP: Westminster XWN 19136 (m), WST 17136 (s)

Recorded c.1974 (Stereo Sound Studios, New York, USA)

[Variation No. 6 omitted]

 

Zacharias, George (violin)

CD: Divine Art (Unaccompanied) dda 25074

Recorded 28 June or 2 July 2008 (All Saints Parish Church, Leighton Buzzard, England)

 

Zhislin, Grigori (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 023973/4

 

Zhuk, Valentin I. (violin)

LP: Melodiya D 016013/14

 

Zimmermann, Frank Peter (violin)

CD: EMI Classics (Portrait)

 

Patriotic hymn (Inno patriottico) in A major, M.S. 81

 

Mezzena, Franco (violin) / Sebastiani, Adriano (guitar)

LP [fold out]: Dynamic DS 4003

CD: Dynamic In Primis CDS 03

Recorded March 1979 (Santuario della Madonnetta, Genoa, Italy)

[Arranged for violin and guitar. Première recording]

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

 

6 Preludes for solo violin (recorded complete) [Listed in Moretti-Sorrento catalogue as a doubtful work]

 

Fanfoni, Luca (violin)

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']

 

Sonata for solo violin in C major, M.S. 6 (aka. Duet for solo violin, Duo Merveille, Merveille de Paganini)

 

Accardo, Salvatore (violin)

LP (2) [fold out]: Deutsche Grammophon (Complete Edition) 2707 107

LP (2) [fold out]: Deutsche Grammophon 2721 185

CD: Aquarius The Best of Classics (Violin Sonatas) AQVR 108–2 [Russian issue]

CD (6): Deutsche Grammophon Collectors Edition (Accardo Plays Paganini: Complete Recordings) 463 754–2

Recorded January 1978 (Herkules-Saal, Munich, Germany)

[Première recording]

 

Jelden, Michael (violin)

mp3 (download): Faro Music [Available for purchase exclusively from http://shop.michaeljelden.com]

Recorded Autumn 2003

 

Kremer, Gidon and Grindenko, Tatyana (violins)

LP (2) [fold out]: Eurodisc 25 182 XDK

LP (2) [fold out]: Melodiya C10 12995/8

CD (2): RCA Victor Red Seal / BMG Ariola Classics 74321 96977 2

Recorded December 1977 (Munich, Germany)

[Arranged for two violins]

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

 

Ruggiero Ricci (violin)

CD (2): One-Eleven, Ltd. URS 90033

Recorded 1978 (St. Lawrence Centre, Toronto, Canada)

[Live recording]

 

Ricci, Ruggiero (violin)

LP: Price-Less C–93042

LP (2): UltraFi (Ruggiero Ricci: A Golden Jubilee) ULDD 11 [Limited edition]

LP (2) [fold out]: Umbrella DD 11

CD: Price-Less D12179

Recorded 1978 (Soundstage Recording Studio, Toronto, Canada)

[Direct-to-disc recording]

 

Sonata in A major for solo violin, M.S. 83

 

Jelden, Michael (violin)

mp3 (download): Faro Music [Available for purchase exclusively from http://shop.michaeljelden.com]

Recorded Autumn 2003

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

[Première recording]

 

4 Studies for solo violin (recorded complete) [Listed in Moretti-Sorrento catalogue as a doubtful work]

 

Donne, Stefano Delle (violin)

CD: Dynamic (Paganini Unpublished) CDS 7671

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

[Première recording]

 

Theme and variations (Tema variato) in A major, M.S. 82

 

Mezzena, Franco (violin) / Sebastiani, Adriano (guitar)

LP [fold out]: Dynamic DS 4003

CD: Dynamic In Primis CDS 03

Recorded March 1979 (Santuario della Madonnetta, Genoa, Italy)

[Arranged for violin and guitar. Première recording]

 

Milenkovich, Stefan (violin)

CD (2): Dynamic (Complete Music for Solo Violin) CDS 402/1–2

Recorded October 2002 or June 2003 (Genoa, Italy)

 

Waltz, M.S. 80

 

Jelden, Michael (violin)

mp3 (download): Faro Music [Available for purchase exclusively from http://shop.michaeljelden.com]

Recorded Autumn 2003

[Première recording]

 

 

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