Caprice Variations

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George Rochberg

Caprice Variations

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Rochberg's 50 Caprice Variations are variation studies on the theme from Paganini's 24th Caprice for violin; fittingly, they are an hour-long test of skill and endurance that might have flabbergasted even the great 19th century master. They also show Rochberg turning away from the serialism of his early career and inst... read more