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I︠A︡mpolʹskiĭ, Vladimir

Overview
Works: 450 works in 684 publications in 3 languages and 4,941 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Interviews  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art music  Excerpts  Concertos 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Conductor, pf=, Other
Classifications: M1012, 784.272
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vladimir I︠A︡mpolʹskiĭ
Violin concertos nos. 1 & 2 ; Violin sonata no. 2 by Sergey Prokofiev( )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The devil's trill : showpieces for violin & piano by Giuseppe Tartini( )

5 editions published in 2004 in 3 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto ; Violin Sonata no. 3 by Johannes Brahms( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David & Igor Oistrach by David Oistrakh( )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Yulian Sitkovetsky by Julian Sitkovetsky( )

2 editions published in 2006 and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of Yulian Sitkovetsky by Julian Sitkovetsky( )

2 editions published in 2006 and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beethoven/Schubert/Brahms/Ysaÿe/Suk/Kodály( )

2 editions published in 1996 and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous violin and piano works( )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poème : op. 25 by Ernest Chausson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David and Igor Oistrakh by David Oistrakh( Recording )

5 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata no. 1, in F minor, op. 80 by Sergey Prokofiev( Recording )

5 editions published in 1955 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concerto in D minor, for two violins and orchestra by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

4 editions published in 1957 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Oistrakh : Brahms, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky, Kreisler, Lalo, Beethoven, Locatelli by David Oistrakh( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Oïstrakh, the man violin, under Stalinist terror. "How ever hard I try, I can't recall ever having been without a violin during my childhood. I was three and a half when my father brought home a toy violin for me. As I played it I imagined I was a street violinist, a poor man's occupation that was widespread in Odessa at the time. But I could not imagine any greater happiness." The little prince adulated by his mother ("Do you know why he is so intelligent? Because, as a child, he bathed in my milk!") becomes for all of his fellow musicians "King David," a title he did not usurp. It is the violinist's story that Bruno Monsaingeon tells from his birth in Odessa in 1908 until his death from a heart attack, in Amsterdam in 1974. But it is a story marked by a wound, because it mostly takes place under Stalin. "I remain loyal to Russia, to the country, irrespective of who is in power." This choice, which his friend Shostakovich also made, has terrible consequences which combine fear and compromise. "The regime forced people to have two faces, to think in one way and to appear in another," says Rostropovich. Oïstrakh, who lives in dread of being arrested, becomes, in spite of himself, a propagandist for the regime. Until Stalin's death in 1953, he wasn't allowed to play on the other side of the Iron Curtain. But according to Rostropovich, who experienced this dark period: "For us music was the only window onto the sun, oxygen and life." Menuhin, Rostropovich and Rojdesvensky, who knew him well and played with him, talk of his "delightful" nature and of his incomparable talent which we are able to appreciate thanks to prodigious sound archives. The testimony of his son Igor, also a violinist and a great teacher, is just as precious because of what it reveals of the man. And there is a miraculous find: The telephone conversation recorded between Oïstrakh and Shostakovich after the violinist had premiered the same evening the Concerto No. 2 for Violin written for him by the composer. From his hospital bed Shostakovich had heard the concert on the radio. "Your interpretation is fantastic," he says to him. "I'm going to make you a foolish compliment: It's as if I had played it myself." Oïstrakh: the music man
David Oistrakh in three violin sonatas by Giuseppe Tartini( Recording )

2 editions published in 1965 and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two Oistrakhs : Bach, Mozart, Beethoven by Johann Sebastian Bach( Recording )

3 editions published in 1957 and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Oistrach violin recital by David Oistrakh( Recording )

2 editions published in 1960 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata no. 10 in G major, op. 96 by Ludwig van Beethoven( Recording )

5 editions published between 1956 and 1961 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata no. 3, in D by Jean-Marie Leclair( Recording )

4 editions published between 1955 and 1963 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonata in G minor (Devil's Trill) by Giuseppe Tartini( Recording )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1965 in 3 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encores by Oistrakh by David Oistrakh( Recording )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1957 and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Âmpol'skij, V.

Âmpol'skij, V. E.

Iampol´skii, Vladimir 1905-1965

I︠A︡mpolʹskiĭ, V.

I︠A︡mpolʹskiĭ, V. (Vladimir)

IAmpol'skii, Vladimir 1905-1965

Jampolʹskij, Vladimir

Jampolskij Vladimir 1905-1965

Jampolský, Vladimír.

Jampolsky, Wladimir.

Vladimir Yampolsky

Vladimir Yampolsky Russian pianist (1905-1965)

Yampolski, Vladimir.

Yampolski, Vladimir 1905-1965

Yampolskij, Wladimir

Yampolskij, Wladimir 1905-1965

Yampolsky, V.

Yampolsky, V. (Vladimir)

Yampolsky, Vladimir.

Yampolsky Vladimir 1905-1965

Yampolsky, Wladimir

Yampolsky, Wladimir 1905-1965

Ямпольский, Владимир 1905-1965

얌폴스키, 블라디미르 볼로디아 1905-1965

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