On her new recording, Bel Canto Paganini 24 Caprices and other Works for Solo Violin, Rachel Barton Pine samples the most challenging techniques possible on the violin. And during her performance on Impromptu, she demonstrates the showmanship it takes to perform these virtuosic creations.
Caprice in A Minor, No. 24, and Duet for One, by Niccolò Paganini
Caprice in A Major, Op. 1, No. 21
Caprice in G Minor, Op. 1, No. 16
Caprice in D Minor, Op. 1, No. 20
Introduction, Theme and Variations on “God Defend New Zealand,” by Rachel Barton Pine