Violin Concerto


violin and orchestra
Solo Instrument(s) with Orchestra, Violin
2(both=picc).afl.2.2.bcl.1.cbsn - 2.flhn.0.2.1 - timp - perc(3): vib/mar/2 siz.cym/tgl/sleigh bells/ metal pipes/lujon/rototoms/4 tom-t/2 gong/tam-t/BD - pno - harp - strings (12 vln.10 vla.8 vlc.6 db)

Commissioned by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra with funds provided by the Feeney Trust

First Performance
30.9.09, Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham: Leila Josefowicz/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Oliver Knussen

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