Posts tagged Concerto
Born March 4, 1678 in Venice, Italy. Died July 28, 1741 in Vienna, Austria.Winter from the Four Seasons, Opus 8, Number 4
Published: 1725. Instrumentation: Solo violin, strings, and continuo. Duration: ~9 min.
Antonio Vivaldi received his early musical training from his father Giovanni, who More >
Born May 7, 1833 in Hamburg. Died April 3, 1897 in Vienna.Double Concerto in A Minor for Violin and Violoncello, Op. 102
Composed October 1791. Duration: approximately 25:00. First Performance: October 16th, 1791 in Prague at the Royal Old City Theater with Anton Stadler as soloist. Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns and 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 >