Bach Double Violin Concerto
The concert took place in Salle Pleyel in Paris in 1958, with the RTF Chamber Orchestra conducted by Pierre Capdevielle.
David Oistrakh, violin
Yehudi Menuhin, violin
Orchestre de l’ORTF
Pierre Capdevielle conductor
Yehudi Menuhin, Baron Menuhin OM KBE (22 April 1916 – 12 March 1999) was an American-born violinist and conductor, who spent most of his performing career in Britain. He is widely considered one of the greatest violinists of the 20th century.
David Oistrakh, David Fyodorovich Oistrakh (30 September [O.S. 17 September] 1908 – 24 October 1974) was a renowned Sovietclassical violinist and violist. Oistrakh collaborated with major orchestras and musicians from many parts of the world, including the Soviet Union, Europe, and the United States. He is considered one of the preeminent violinists of the 20th century.