Catherine Malfitano & Joseph Malfitano: Duets for Voice and Violin

Catherine Malfitano & Joseph Malfitano: Duets for Voice and Violin
VAI Audio, 1 CD, cat# 1202, $16.99

The acclaimed soprano Catherine Malfitano made her first commercial recording in 1975, accompanied by her violinist father, himself a long-time member of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. The program is a remarkable collection of works written for solo voice and violin. Includes Holst: Four Songs, Op. 35; Hovhaness: Hercules; Blacher: Francesca da Rimini; Vaughn Williams: Along the Fields; Villa-Lobos: Suite for Voice & Violin.

This was also released on LP by the Musical Heritage Society as MHS 1976; it shows up occasionally on eBay.

Date Recorded: 
Sunday, November 30, 1975
Label: 
VAI Audio
Artist: 

Catherine Malfitano, soprano

Joseph Malfitano, violin

Cover: 

Music for Voice and Violin

Musical Heritage Society cover:

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Category: 
Chamber Music
Vocal Music
Buy Online: 

You can purchase this disc at the VAI Music website.