Concerto Grosso No.2, B.84 (Bloch, Ernest)

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Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1953. Plate 43195.
Misc. Notes Scanned in October 2017 (will eventually replace).
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General Information

Work Title Concerto Grosso No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Bloch, Ernest
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. B.84
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEB 36
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
I. Maestoso - Allegro - Maestoso (G minor)
II. Andante (G minor)
III. Allegro (E minor)
IV. Tranquillo - Animato (B minor - B major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1952
First Performance. 1953-04-11
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent
First Publication. 1953 – New York: Schirmer
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello, strings
External Links Ernest Bloch Legacy