Franz Berwald (1796−1868)

Concerto for two violins and orchestra

Adagio — Rondo: Allegro

  • Year of composition: 1817
  • Work category: Solo for several string instruments and orchestra
  • First performed: 10 January 1818 at Stora Börssalen, Stockholm, with Franz and August Berwald as soloists.
  • Duration: Approx. 10-15 min

Instrumentation

2.2.2.2 / 2.2.3.0 / timp / str

Examples of printed editions

Bärenreiter, Kassel 1984, critical edition

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

1. Adagio E major 3/4
2. Rondo: Allegro A major 2/4