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Ray Chen - Ray Chen 'Virtuoso' - EPK
Ray Chen plays Estrellita with Amsterdam Sinfonietta (encore)
Interview with WQED - Pittsburgh, Jim Cunningham
Ray Chen: Nobel Prize Concert 2012, behind the scenes
New Day Cleveland: Ray Chen
In the mind of Ray Chen: Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto
1 Violin Sonata in G minor: 1 Larghetto  
2 Violin Sonata in G minor: 2 Allegro energico  
3 Violin Sonata in G minor: 3 Allegro assai  
4 Chaconne from Partita in D minor for solo violin  
5 Legende op. 17  
6 Variations on an original theme for violin, op. 15  
7 Sonata for violin and piano in A Major:1 Allegrett  
8 Sonata for violin and piano in A Major:2 Allegro  
9 Sonata for violin and piano in A Major:3Recitativo  
10 Sonata for violin and piano in AMajor:4Allegretto  
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"Ray Chen can do pretty much anything he wants on the violin" - The Washington Post

Sony Classical announces the release of Virtuoso the debut album on the label from the acclaimed young violinist Ray Chen. Winner of the Queen Elisabeth Competition (2009) and the Yehudi Menuhin Competition (2008), Chen has received rave reviews from critics, and high praise from distinguished musicians around the globe for the fresh insight he brings to his performances and a musical authority far beyond his age. Virtuoso, Chen's first recording for Sony Classical represents a selection of his personal favorites from different strands of the violin repertoire.

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