Violin Concerto No. 2 (Bruch)

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Max Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 44 was composed around 1878,[1] and dedicated to the great Spanish violinist, Pablo de Sarasate.[2] It was premiered in London by Sarasate, conducted by Bruch, in November 1878.[2] The concerto has three movements:

  1. Adagio ma non troppo
  2. Recitativo: Allegro moderato (attacca)
  3. Finale: Allegro molto

A typical performance runs 28 to 30 minutes.


  1. ^ "Catalog of Works by Max Bruch". Archived from the original on 2007-12-30. Retrieved 2007-10-05. 
  2. ^ a b "Notes to Cedille Recording of the Scottish Fantasy by Rachel Barton Pine". Retrieved 2010-01-16. 

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