Posts tagged Cello concerto
Born March 31, 1732 in Rohrau Austria. Died May 31, 1809 in Vienna Austria.
Composed 1783 at the Esterházy mansion.
First Performance: Unknown. Antonin Kraft as soloist, perhaps in Frankfurt-am-Main.
Instrumentation: 2 oboes, 2 horns and strings.
Joseph Haydn spent More >
Born September 25, 1906 in St. Petersburg.
First Performance: Leningrad Conservatory October 9, 1959 Rostropovich, Yevgeny Mravinsky
Instrumentation: 2 flutes, piccolo, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bassoon, contrabassoon, horn in F, timpani, Celesta and strings.
Prokofiev’s Cello More >