Violin Concerto No.1


by David Matthews

violin and orchestra
Solo Instruments with Orchestra
2(II=picc).2(II=ca).2(II=Ebcl).bsax(=bcl).2(II=cbsn) - 4221 - timp - perc(2): jazz drum kit/BD/tam-t/tamb/tgl/ch.cym/bell tree/glsp/vib/xyl/mar/crot - cel(=pno) - harp - strings (min. 86442)
First Performance
2.11.83, Studio 7, Manchester, UK: Ernst Kovacic/BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Bryden Thomson

Study score 0-571-55725-2 (fp) on sale, full score and parts for hire

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'Concerto for Violin No 1' review

'… a big, two-movement piece which, in its episodic, strongly contrasted way showed a refreshing independence of conventional procedures …' Sunday Telegraph (Bayan Northcott), 8 July 1984 Read more

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