Violin Concerto, B.72 (Bloch, Ernest)

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Performer Pages Yehudi Menuhin (violin)
Philharmonia Orchestra (orchestra)
Paul Kletzki (conductor)
Publisher Info. Angel, 1964. S 36192.
Misc. Notes Source: Broadcast
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General Information

Work Title Violin Concerto
Alternative. Title
Composer Bloch, Ernest
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. B.72
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEB 62
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro deciso
  2. Andante
  3. Deciso - Allegro moderato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937-38
First Performance. 1938 - Jospeh Szigeti (violin), Cleveland Orchestra, Dimitri Mitropoulos (conductor)
Dedication Joseph Szigeti
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation violin, orchestra
3 flutes (flute 3 doubles piccolo), 2 oboes, english-horn, 2 clarinets, bass-clarinet, 2 bassoons, contra-bassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, 2 percussionists (cymbals, tam-tam, bass drum, side drum, suspended cymbals), harp, celesta, strings