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VANHAL: Violin Concertos in G Major, B-Flat Major, and G Major

Composer(s)Vanhal, Johann Baptist
Artist(s) Muller-Bruhl, Helmut, Conductor • Cologne Chamber OrchestraNishizaki, Takako, violin
Period(s) Classical (1750-1830)
Genre Classical Music
Category Concertos
Catalogue 8.557815
Label / Series Naxos / 18th Century Classics
Quality   320kbps
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In October 1777, nearly two years after completing his five violin concertos, Mozart, himself a highly accomplished violinist, gave a performance as soloist of Vanˇhal’s Violin Concerto in B flat to ‘universal applause’. This impressive concerto, one of seventeen by one of the most prolific and popular Viennese composers of the late 18th century, is coupled with two other works also written before 1772. All three are  marked by elegantly sculpted lines calling for precision, beauty of tone and consummate musicianship. The slow movements are beautifully tailored to exploit the lyrical qualities of the violin, while the last movements demonstrate a strong kinship with the driving finales of Vanˇhal’s Symphonies (Naxos 8.554341,


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Work/Track Title Time
VANHAL: Violin Concertos in G Major, B-Flat Major, and G Major 1:10:26   
  Violin Concerto in G major (Weinmann IIB: G3)          
      I. Allegro moderato 9:17       
      II. Adagio 6:40       
      III. Allegro 11:28       
  Violin Concerto in G major (Weinmann IIB: G1)          
      I. Allegro moderato 7:21       
      II. Andante 6:41       
      III. Finale: Allegro 6:29       
  Violin Concerto in B-Flat Major (Weinmann IIB: Bb1)          
      I. Allegro moderato 8:33       
      II. Adagio 5:38       
      III. Allegro 8:19       
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