Suite Italienne
Recorded with pianist Francesca Leonardi, this recital disc pays homage to the aesthetic and influence of twentieth-century Italian musical style. It features Respighi’s Violin Sonata, Stravinsky’s eponymous Suite Italienne, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Ballade, a world premiere recording, as well as his variations “Figaro” and “Rosina” from The Barber of Seville, and “Violetta” from La Traviata, the latter two also world premiere recordings.

DG (2018)

Paganini/Wolf Ferrari – VIOLIN CONCERTOS

Wolf-Ferrari Violin Concerto and Paganini’s Violin Concerto No. 1.  Daniele Rustioni conducts the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

DG (2017)

DG_Beethoven Sonatas Vol. 3Beethoven – VIOLIN SONATAS

Francesca Dego and Francesca Leonardi’s final volume of the Complete Violin Sonatas by Beethoven, featuring Nos.6, 7 and 10, was released in October 2015. Dego and her duo partner Leonardi have been playing together for over 11 years, and Beethoven’s sonatas have always been an important part of their repertoire. They have developed an original interpretation, combining informed research with enchanting youthful fervour. The duo will be touring the sonatas extensively in Italy, Croatia, China, the USA, South America and Lebanon over the coming months.

DG (2015)

Beethoven CD Cover2Beethoven – VIOLIN SONATAS

Beethoven Violin Sonatas Nos. 3, 4 and 9 “Kreutzer” with Francesca Dego (violin) and Francesca Leonardi (piano)

DG (2015)

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Beethoven Violin Sonatas Nos. 1, 2, 5 “Spring” and 8 with Francesca Dego (violin) and Francesca Leonardi (piano)

DG (2014)

Paganini – 24 CAPRICCIPaganini

Francesca Dego (violin) plays 24 Capricci by Paganini