The Fiddle Concerto

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The Fiddle Concerto
Studio album by Mark O'Connor
Released 1995 (1995)
Recorded 1994
Genre Classical
Length 75:01
Label Warner Brothers
Producer Mark O'Connor
Mark O'Connor chronology
The Night Before Christmas
(1993)
The Fiddle Concerto
(1994)
Liberty!
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
The Strad (measured favorable) [2]

The Fiddle Concerto is an album by Mark O'Connor. It contains two pieces written by O'Connor, the first of which is a violin concerto in American fiddle style, commissioned by the Santa Fe Symphony and premiered in 1993. The second piece is a string quartet for violin, viola, cello, and double bass commissioned by the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival in 1990.

Track listing[edit]

All music was written by Mark O'Connor.

  1. "The Fiddle Concerto: I" – 13:07
  2. "The Fiddle Concerto: Cadenza" – 4:53
  3. "The Fiddle Concerto: II" – 12:58
  4. "The Fiddle Concerto: III" – 5:45
  5. "The Fiddle Concerto: Cadenza" – 8:26
  6. "Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, and Doublebass: I" – 6:40
  7. "Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, and Doublebass: II" – 8:21
  8. "Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, and Doublebass: III" – 7:51
  9. "Quartet for Violin, Viola, Cello, and Doublebass: IV" – 7:17

Personnel[edit]

also

  • Mark O'Connor - Producer
  • Craig Miller - Executive Producer
  • Marc Aubort - Recording Engineer

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Fiddle Concerto at AllMusic
  2. ^ Nov 1995 (p. 1193)