Victoria Samek – clarinet Julius Drake – piano
Featuring the World Premiere recording of Copland’s own reworking of his Violin Sonata, this exciting disc also has the complete music for clarinet and piano of the French group known as ‘Les Six’.
Aaron Copland Sonata (premiere recording); Francis Poulenc Sonata; Germaine Tailleferre Arabesque, Sonata; Arthur Honegger Sonatine; Darius Milhaud Duo Concertant, Sonatine
Victoria Soames Samek clarinet, Julius Drake piano
‘Most sheerly seductive record of the year.’
THE SUNDAY TIMES