Masterfully performed by Canadian violinist Hyman Bressa and released in 1962, this first in a series “primer” on the violin comprises key baroque works by Bach, Corelli, LeClair, and Tartini.
Detailed liner notes include a history of violin’s evolution, dating as far back to the Egyptian lyre, and information on each song, as well as a list of composers who wrote important works for the violin.
Folkways Records – FM 3351
1962 US, used copy
Media Condition – VG+, few light scuff marks on both sides
Sleeve Condition – VG, comes with insert, old card catalog pocket inside sleeve, old library stickers on front and labels, barcode on back, light edge wear