violin concerto Archive

Brahms Concerto and Sonata

Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77, with the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, James Gaffigan conducting. Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major, Op. 78, with Angela Yoffe (piano), and Vadim Gluzman (violin) One of Johannes Brahms’s …

Janine’s Beethoven

My Classical Notes has something very special for you today: The music, the performing artist, the preparation, and the emotion that goes into getting a piece of music ready for performance. The artist is violinist …

The Sibelius Concerto

Finnish-born composer Jean Sibelius died on September 20, 1957 at the age of 91. He had composed symphonies, tone poems, and shorter pieces. For me, the violin concerto represents his ultimate achievement. This work is …