Another chance to hear the curtain-raiser to the 'Violins!!' day.
Ravel's unconventional, jazz-inflected sonata is framed by Messiaen's wedding gift to his first wife, and Adams' delightfully 'relaxed drive down a not unfamiliar road'.
Messiaen: Theme and variations
Ravel: Sonata for violin and piano in G (1927)
Adams: Road Movies
Leila Josefowicz (violin)
John Novacek (piano).