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"Music should grip people, move people," said violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, "It should tell stories, it should have impact." Mutter will celebrate her 60th birthday on June 29, and Deutsche Grammophon is celebrating with a vinyl box set that includes the complete DG concerto recordings of Anne-Sophie Mutter and Herbert von Karajan on 5 LPs, some of which have been unavailable on vinyl for the last two decades. These iconic recordings from her early years include concertos by Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Bruch, Brahms and Tchaikovsky. BELOW: Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto I. Allegro moderato (Live):
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