Violinist Hilary Hahn recently joined Fred Child in our New York studio to discuss her latest album, Eugène Ysaÿe: Six Sonatas for Violin Solo, op. 27. In this extended interview, Hahn unpacks her theory about light and redemption in the Dies Irae theme found throughout Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 2, “Obsession.”
Love the music?
Show your support by making a gift to YourClassical.
Each day, we’re here for you with thoughtful streams that set the tone for your day – not to mention the stories and programs that inspire you to new discovery and help you explore the music you love.
YourClassical is available for free, because we are listener-supported public media. Take a moment to make your gift today.