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Ukrainian child prodigy Valeriy Sokolov was playing the violin in an orchestra at the age of 11, and since then has gone on to win numerous prizes and astound audiences in Tokyo, Paris, London, and Lyon. Here, the 19-year-old delivers a breathtaking performance in Toulouse, filmed by acclaimed documentarian Bruno Monsaingeon.
This DVD features the superb young violinist Valeriy Sokolov in this Bruno Monsaingeon film. The film is of a 2004 concert performance in the Saint-Pierre des Cuisines Auditorium in Toulouse, accompanied on the piano by Svetlana Kosenko. The concert is introduced by a short presentation by Mr. Sokolov himself. The concert includes works by Beethoven, Prokofiev, Ysaye, Saint-Saens, Bartok/Szigeti, Skorikh, ...