One of the 20th century’s greatest violinists, David Oistrakh named Sergei Prokofiev among his close friends.
One of the 20th century’s greatest violinists, David Oistrakh named Sergei Prokofiev among his close friends. This album features the composer’s two contrasting violin concertos – the audacious No. 1, completed in 1917, and the more restrained No. 2, composed in 1935, shortly before Prokofiev returned to Russia.