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Kavakos, Leonidas

Works: 225 works in 442 publications in 5 languages and 7,481 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Sonatas  Chamber music  Violin music  Sacred music  Songs  Concertos  Arrangements (Music)  Songs and music  Variations (Music) 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Conductor, Author, Actor, Other, Interviewee, Speaker, Musician
Classifications: M42, 787.2
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Leonidas Kavakos
Violin concerto by Leonidas Kavakos( )

7 editions published in 2013 and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The violin sonatas by Johannes Brahms( )

8 editions published in 2014 and held by 601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brahms : the Hungarian connection by Andreas Ottensamer( )

9 editions published in 2015 and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clarinetist, Andreas Ottensamer, explores the connections Brahms had to Hungarian folk music traditions. Joined by such musicians as Leonidas Kavakos on violin, the recording features Brahms' Clarinet Quintet alongside a selection of Hungarian Dances and other folk-inspired works
Violin concerto in D minor, op. 47 : original version (1903/04) ; Violin concerto in D minor, op. 47 : final version (1905) ; The tempest : op. 109 by Jean Sibelius( )

5 editions published in 1995 in Finnish and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monodia by Tigran Mansuryan( )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stravinsky, Bach by Leonidas Kavakos( )

8 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Concert music : for strings and brass ; Concerto for violin and orchestra ; Symphonic metamorphoses on themes of Carl Maria von Weber by Paul Hindemith( )

3 editions published in 2001 and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maurice Ravel, George Enescu by Leonidas Kavakos( )

5 editions published in 2003 and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

6 sonatas for solo violin op. 27 by Eugène Ysaÿe( )

6 editions published between 1999 and 2009 and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eugène Ysaÿe was a towering figure in the history of the violin. He also composed a number of important works, most inspirationally the cycle of Six Sonatas for Solo Violin, which rank among the greatest and most demanding of the twentieth century. Each is dedicated to a fellow violinist and friend, whose style of performance and musical preoccupations they reflect. Echoes of Bach are present, as are dance motifs, and virtuoso figuration, reflecting the eminence of the dedicatees."--Presto Classical website
Viennese rhapsody : music for violin and piano by Fritz Kreisler( )

5 editions published in 2000 in No Linguistic content and Spanish and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leonidas Kavakos plays Debussy, Kreisler, Paganini, Bazzini, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Wieniawski, Ernst, Kroll by Leonidas Kavakos( )

3 editions published in 1992 and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essential Sibelius by Jean Sibelius( )

4 editions published in 2006 in Finnish and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

24 caprices, op. 1 by Nicolò Paganini( )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2008 and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sibelius edition by Jean Sibelius( )

2 editions published in 2009 in Finnish and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin sonatas = Violinsonaten = Sonates pour violon by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

3 editions published in 2012 and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cesar Franck's passionate and sunny Violin Sonata has long been regarded as one of the greatest in the repertoire, and is the work of a composer at the height of his powers. Richard Strauss's Violin Sonata, composed a year after Franck's in 1887, is the work of a young composer on the cusp of discovering his mature voice; lyrical and sumptuous, it has all the hallmarks of his later style
Violin concerto in D minor, op. 47 : original version (1903/04) ; Violin concerto in D minor, op. 47 : final version (1905) by Jean Sibelius( Recording )

8 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin concerto( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between two worlds : Erich Wolfgang Korngold by Edward A Blatt( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A child prodigy in Habsburg Vienna, Korngold was a musical sensation in Europe during the 1920's. Later, stranded in America by the rise of fascism, he found new fame as the inventor of the lush Hollywood film score. Clips from films such as the Errol Flynn swashbucklers Robin Hood and The Sea Hawk are included. Includes a concert featuring a selection of Korngold's concertos and extracts from his early piano works
The piano trios by Johannes Brahms( Recording )

2 editions published in 2017 and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grammy-winning cellist Yo-Yo Ma reunites with his longtime collaborator, pianist Emanuel Ax, and they are joined for the first time by violinist Leonidas Kavakos. This is the first recording by Ma and Ax of all three Brahms Piano Trios
Virtuoso by Leonidas Kavakos( Recording )

13 editions published in 2016 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Kabakos, Leōnidas Kōnstantinu

Kabakos, Leōnidas Kōnstantinu 1967-

Kavakos 1967-

Kavakos Leonidas

Kavakos, Leonidas 1967-

Kavakos, Leōnidas Kōnstantinu, 1967-

Kavokosas Leonidas

Leonidas Kavakos

Leonidas Kavakos grecki skrzypek i dyrygent

Leonidas Kavakos Greek classical violinist

Leonidas Kavakos griechischer Violinist und Dirigent

Leonidas Kavakos violinista greco

Leonidas Kavakos violist uit Griekenland

Λεωνίδας Καβάκος Έλληνας βιολιστής και διευθυντής ορχήστρας

Кавакос, Леонидас

Леонідас Кавакос

카바코스, 레오니다스 1967-