Archive for April, 2009
First Performance: September 30, 1791 at the Theater auf der Wieden (Freihaustheater), Vienna conducted by Mozart.
Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, More >
Composed February 16 to August 31, 1893.
First Performance: October 28, 1893 in the Hall of Nobles, St. Petersburg with the composer conducting the Russian More >
Born March 25, 1881 in Nagyszentmiklós Hungary (now Romania).
Died September 26, 1945 in New York City.
Composed in the summer of 1945.
First Performance: February 8, 1946, in Philadelphia, with György Sándor as soloist, and Eugene Ormandy conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra at More >
The concert is at 4PM and I will start talking at 3PM. This is not a lecture! I wish More >