Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77

The Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77, was composed by Johannes Brahms in 1878 and dedicated to his friend, the violinist Joseph Joachim. It is Brahms's only violin concerto, and, according to Joachim, one of the four great German violin concerti. It is scored for solo violin and an orchestra consisting of flutes, oboes, clarinets, bassoons; 4 horns in D, F, and E, 2 trumpets in D, timpani, and strings. It follows the standard concerto form, with three movements in the pattern quick-slow-quick. Some of the discarded material was reworked ... more
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Recordings

RecordingJohannes Brahms - Concerto in Re Marriore Op.77 - I. Allegro
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RecordingJohannes Brahms - Concerto in Re Marriore Op.77 - II. Adagio
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RecordingJohannes Brahms - Concerto in Re Marriore Op.77 - III. Allegro giocoso
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Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77

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