Violin Concerto (Cliffe, Frederic)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Violin and Piano

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Arranger Tivadar Nachéz (1859-1930), cadenza
Publisher. Info. London: Schott, 1897. Plate 26185.
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General Information

Work Title Violin Concerto
Alternative. Title
Composer Cliffe, Frederic
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFC 1
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro moderato – Cadenza – Molto tranquillo – Molto allegro
  2. Andante (poco lento)
  3. Lento (recitativo) – Allegro energico – Poco andante (tranquillo) – Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1896, Switzerland
First Performance. 1896-10-07 ; Tivadar Nachez (violin)
First Publication. 1897
Dedication Arthur Sullivan
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Violin, orchestra
External Links Hyperion Records

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Completed only weeks before its premiere, according to the notes @ Hyperion. Cadenza by Nachez. Dedicated to his teacher Sir Arthur Sullivan.

Even though "after its initial success" it was not revived until 2007, still, for what it's worth, the concerto was republished in 1904 (Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1904), p.357 in reduction- is there a story there?