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: martinů duo for violin and cello
||Paris: Max Eschig, 1928. Plate S.M. 144.
||From the uploader's library.
||Duo No. 1 for Violin and Cello
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1927-03-17 in Paris
- Stanislav Novak (violin), Mauritz Frank (cello)
||Stanislav Novak & Mauritz Frank
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Early 20th century
Composed in Paris where he had been a resident for 3 years, this first duo (out of 2 for this format) was dedicated to his compatriots, the violinist Stanislav Novak and the cellist Mauritz Frank, of string quartet fame (they played his String Quartet No.1 in its first performance, in Prague). This duo was first performed on 17th March 1927.