: schumann violin concerto in d minor
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Violin and Piano
||Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d. Plate M. 16174 G.|
Reprint of German score with Russian titles, plate number stripped in.
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1937-11-26 — Berlin Philharmonic, Georg Kulenkampff (violinist)
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Theme in E-flat major
Not performed (in public) by its dedicatee or at all until 1937 (see Wikipedia.) (First US performances given in December 1937, with Yehudi Menuhin, violin.) (etc. Also: Schumann's 1854 WoO 24 Geister-Variations are more or less based on the main theme of the Langsam movement of this concerto, transposed down a fifth to E-flat. It's a (long) story... - Schissel