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Encyclopedia > List of compositions for violin and orchestra

This is a list of musical compositions for violin and orchestra. See entries for concerto and violin concerto for a description of related musical forms. Musical composition is: a piece of music the structure of a musical piece the process of creating a new piece of music // A piece of music exists in the form of a written composition in musical notation or as a single acoustic event (a live performance or recorded track). ... The term concerto (plural is concerti or concertos) usually refers to a musical work in which one solo instrument is accompanied by an orchestra. ... A violin concerto is a concerto for solo violin (occasionally, two or more violins) and instrumental ensemble, customarily orchestra. ... The term musical form refers to two related concepts: the type of composition (for example, a musical work can have the form of a symphony, a concerto, or other generic type -- see Multi-movement forms below) the structure of a particular piece (for example, a piece can be written in...


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Top - 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A violin concerto is a concerto for solo violin (occasionally, two or more violins) and instrumental ensemble, customarily orchestra. ...

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  • Jean-Baptiste Accolay
    • Violin Concerto No. 1 (1868)
  • John Adams
  • Mark Alburger
    • Violin Concerto ("Ticklish"), op. 87 (2000)
  • William Alwyn
    • Violin Concerto (1939)
  • George Antheil
    • Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1946)
  • Lera Auerbach
    • Violin Concerto No. 1 (2003)
    • Violin Concerto No. 2, September 11 (2004)
  • Tor Aulin
    • Violin Concerto No.1 in G Minor (1891)
    • Violin Concerto No.2 (1893)
    • Violin Concerto No.3 in C Minor (1906)

Jean-Baptiste Accolay (b. ... For the Alaska-based postminimalist composer, see John Luther Adams. ... Written in 1993 by the American composer John Adams, the Violin Concerto is more sophisticated than conventional minimalist works. ... William Alwyn (November 7, 1905 – September 11, 1985) was an English composer, conductor, and music teacher. ... George Antheil (June 8, 1900 – February 12, 1959) was an American composer and pianist of German and Lutheran descent, born in Trenton, New Jersey. ... Lera Auerbach Lera Auerbach (Russian: ; b. ... Tor Aulin (September 10, 1866 – March 1, 1914) was a Swedish violinist, conductor and composer. ...

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Bach in a 1748 portrait by Haussmann Places in which Bach resided throughout his life Johann Sebastian Bach (pronounced ) (21 March 1685 O.S. – 28 July 1750 N.S.) was a prolific German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra and solo instruments drew together the... The Violin Concerto in A minor by J. S. Bach (BWV 1041) is a concerto in 3 movements: Allegro moderato Andante - with an ostinato style theme Allegro assai The Clavier (Piano) concerto in G minor, BWV 1058, is an arrangement of this concerto with piano or harpsichord. ... The Violin Concerto in E major by J. S. Bach (BWV 1042) is a concerto in 3 movements: Allegro Adagio e sempre piano Allegro The Clavier (Piano) concerto in D major, BWV 1054, is an arrangement of this concerto with piano or harpsichord. ... The Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043, is perhaps one of the most famous works by J.S. Bach and considered among the best examples of the work of the late Baroque period. ... Leonardo Balada (born September 22, 1933 in Barcelona) is a Spanish composer. ... Samuel Barber, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Samuel Osborne Barber II (March 9, 1910 – January 23, 1981) was an American composer of classical music ranging from orchestral, to opera, choral, and piano music. ... Samuel Barbers violin concerto, Op. ... Béla Bartók in 1927 Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist and collector of Eastern European and Middle Eastern folk music. ... Béla Bartóks Violin Concerto No. ... Dedicated to the Hungarian virtuoso, Zoltán Székely, Béla Bartóks Violin Concerto No. ... portrait by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820 Ludwig van Beethoven (IPA: ), (baptised December 17, 1770[1] – March 26, 1827) was a German composer. ... Ludwig van Beethovens Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D major was written in 1806. ... Paul Ben-Haim (or Paul Ben-Chaim, in Hebrew  ×¤××•×œ בן חיים‎ ) (1897 - 1984) was an Israeli composer. ... A violin concerto is a concerto for solo violin (occasionally, two or more violins) and instrumental ensemble, customarily orchestra. ... Portrait of Alban Berg by Arnold Schoenberg, c. ... Alban Bergs Violin Concerto was written in 1935 (the score is dated August 11, 1935). ... Erik Bergman (born 1911) is an influential composer of classical music from Finland. ... Luciano Berio (October 24, 1925 – May 27, 2003) was an Italian composer. ... Franz Berwald ca 1840 - painter unknown Franz Adolf Berwald (born in Stockholm on July 23, 1796 and died there on April 3, 1868) was a Swedish Romantic composer who was generally ignored during his lifetime and had to make his living as an orthopedic surgeon and, later, as the manager... Boris Blacher (January 6 (O.S.) / January 19 (N.S.), 1903 - January 30, 1975) was a German composer. ... Ernest Bloch with children This article is about the composer. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Violin Concerto in D major by Johannes Brahms, his opus 77, is one of the best-known of all violin concertos. ... William (Havergal) Brian (January 29, 1876 – November 28, 1972), was a British composer. ... Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... Max Christian Friedrich Bruch (Cologne, January 6, 1838 – Friedenau, October 20, 1920) was a German Romantic composer and conductor who wrote over 200 works, including a violin concerto which is a staple of the violin repertoire. ... The Concerto No. ...

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This page is about the twentieth century composer; for the nineteenth century poet, see Samuel Taylor Coleridge. ... Yuly Eduardovich Konyus (Russian: Юлий Эдуардович Конюс; better known by his original French name Julius Conus or Jules Conus) was a Russian violinist and composer. ... Paul Creston (born Giuseppe Guttoveggio October 10, 1906 in New York City – died August 24, 1985 in San Diego, California) was an American composer of classical music. ...

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  • Frederick Delius
    • Violin Concerto (1916)
  • Zsolt Durkó
    • Violin Concerto
  • Henri Dutilleux
    • L'Arbre des Songes - Violin Concerto (1985)
    • Sur un Même Accord - Nocturne for Violin and Orchestra (2002)
  • Antonín Dvořák
    • Violin Concerto in A minor, op. 53 (1879-80)

Theodor Albert Frederick Fritz Delius CH (January 29, 1862, – June 10, 1934) was a composer born in Bradford in the West Riding of Yorkshire in the north of England. ... Henri Dutilleux (born January 22, 1916 in Angers, France) is one of the most important French composers of the second half of the 20th century, producing work in the tradition of Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, and Albert Roussel, but in a style distinctly his own. ... A nocturne (from the French for nocturnal) is usually a musical composition that is inspired by, or evocative of, the night. ... Antonín Leopold Dvořák ( ; September 8, 1841–May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer of Romantic music, who employed the idioms and melodies of the folk music of his native Bohemia in symphonic and chamber music. ... Antonín Dvořák met Joseph Joachim in 1878 and decided to dedicate a concerto for him. ...

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Sir Edward Elgar Sir Edward Elgar, 1st Baronet, OM, GCVO (2 June 1857 â€“ 23 February 1934) was an English Romantic composer. ... The Violin Concerto in B Minor, opus 61, is one of Sir Edward Elgars longest works, yet it is somewhat uncommon in recording and in performance. ...

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  • Gabriel Fauré
    • Violin Concerto [unfinished] (1878–80); two of three movements were completed, the first survives
  • Morton Feldman
    • Violin and Orchestra (1979)

Gabriel Urbain Fauré (May 12, 1845 – November 4, 1924) was a French composer, organist, pianist, and teacher. ... Morton Feldman (January 12, 1926 – September 3, 1987) was an American composer, born in New York City. ...

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Niels Wilhelm Gade (February 22, 1817 - December 21, 1890) was a Danish composer, conductor, violinist, organist and teacher. ... Friedrich Gernsheim (Worms, July 17, 1839–Berlin, September 10, 1916) was a composer, conductor and pianist of German birth. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Portrait by Ilya Repin, 1887. ... The Violin Concerto in A major, Op. ... Karl Goldmark, also known originally as Károly Goldmark and later sometimes as Carl Goldmark, (May 18, 1830 Keszthely, Hungary - January 2, 1915 Vienna) was a Hungarian composer. ... Berthold Goldschmidt (b. ... Evgeny Golubev (February 16, 1910, Moscow – December 25, 1988, Moscow) (ru: Эвгэний Голуъэв) was a Russian composer. ... Sofia Gubaidulina in Sortavala 1981 Sofia Asgatovna Gubaidulina, (Russian София Асгатовна Губайдулина) (born October 24, 1931) is a Russian-Tatar composer of deeply religious music. ... Offertorium (Russian Жертвование) is a concerto for violin and orchestra composed by Sofia Gubaidulina in 1980 and revised in 1982 and 1986. ...

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John Harris Harbison (born December 20, 1938 in Orange, New Jersey) is a composer, best known for his operas and large choral works. ... Lou Silver Harrison (May 14, 1917 - February 2, 2003) was an American composer. ... Karl Amadeus Hartmann (August 2, 1905 Munich – December 5, 1963 Munich) was a German composer. ... Sir (Herbert) Hamilton Harty, conductor, composer and accompanist, was born December 4, 1879 in Hillsborough (Ireland). ... Portrait by Thomas Hardy, 1792 Franz[1] Joseph Haydn (March 31, 1732 – May 31, 1809) was one of the most prominent composers of the Classical period, and is called by some the Father of the Symphony and Father of the String Quartet. A life-long resident of Austria, Haydn spent... The Violin Concerto No. ... Paul Hindemith aged 28. ... Jenő Hubay (b. ...

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Joseph Joachim Joseph Joachim (June 28, 1831 – August 15, 1907) (pronounced YO-a-chim) was a violinist, conductor, composer and teacher. ... Portrait by Henri Lehmann, 1839 Franz Liszt (Hungarian: Liszt Ferenc; pronounced , in English: list) (October 22, 1811 – July 31, 1886) was an ethnic German Hungarian [1] virtuoso pianist and composer of the Romantic period. ... Violin Concerto No. ... André Jolivet (August 8, 1905 – December 20, 1974) was a French composer. ...

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Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky (Russian Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский) (1904 -1987) was a Soviet composer. ... Mieczysław Karłowicz (December 11, 1876 - February 8, 1909) was a Polish composer, born in the Polish province of Vilna. ... Aram Ilich Khachaturian (Armenian: Արամ Խաչատրյան, Aram Xačatryan; Russian: Аpaм Ильич Xaчaтypян, Aram Ilič Hačaturjan) (June 6, 1903 – May 1, 1978) was a composer of classical music. ... Erich Wolfgang Korngold (May 29, 1897 – November 29, 1957) was a composer. ... The Violin Concerto in D major, op. ...

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  • Édouard Lalo
    • Violin Concerto in F major, op. 20 (1874)
  • Henri Lazarof
    • Concerto for Violin (1986)
    • Violin Concerto No. 3 'Edinger', (2003)
  • Ulrich Leyendecker
    • Violin Concerto (1995)
  • György Ligeti
  • Bo Linde
    • Concerto for Violin, Op. 18 (1957)
  • Andrew List
    • Violin Concerto (2004)
  • George Lloyd
    • Concerto for violin and winds (1970)
    • Concerto for violin and strings (1977)
  • Thomas Ludwig
    • Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (1989)

Édouard (Victor Antoine) Lalo (January 27, 1823 - April 22, 1892) was a French composer of Spanish descent. ... Ulrich Leyendecker (born 1946 in Wuppertal) is a German composer of classical music. ... György Sándor Ligeti (May 28, 1923 – June 12, 2006) was a Jewish Hungarian composer born in Romania who later became an Austrian citizen. ... Gyorgy Ligetis Violin Concerto was written in 1992 for the violinist Saschko Gawriloff. ... Anders Bo Leif Linde (1 January 1933–2 October 1970) was a Swedish composer whose style resembled that of notable 20th century neoclassical composers like Benjamin Britten and Samuel Barber[1]. Born in Gävle, Linde studied music theory with Ingmar Bengtsson before enrolling at the Stockholm Academy of Music... George Lloyd was an Australian politician, elected as a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly. ...

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Bruno Maderna (1920-1973) was an Italian composer of 20th century music. ... Stuart MacRae (born 12 August 1976, Inverness, Scotland) is a British composer. ... Gian Francesco Malipiero (March 18, 1882 - August 1, 1973) Italian composer, musicologist and music editor. ... Tauno Marttinen (b. ... Nicholas Maw (born 1935) is a British composer. ... Erkki Melartin (February 2, 1875–February 14, 1937) was a Finnish composer and pupil of Robert Fuchs. ... Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born and known generally as Felix Mendelssohn (February 3, 1809 – November 4, 1847) was a German composer and conductor of the early Romantic period. ... Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) composed his Concerto for violin and string orchestra at the age of thirteen. ... Felix Mendelssohns Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. ... Edgar Meyer (born November 24, 1960) is a prominent contemporary bassist. ... Gian Carlo Menotti, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1944 Gian Carlo Menotti (born July 7, 1911, Cadegliano-Viconago, Italy) is an Italian-born American composer and librettist. ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (IPA: , baptized Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart) (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791) was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozarts Violin Concerto No. ... Violin Concerto No. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... Violin Concerto No. ... The Violin Concerto No. ... The Adélaïde Concerto is the nickname of a Violin Concerto in D Major attributed to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and given the catalog number K. Anh. ... Henri Casadesus (September 30, 1879 – May 31, 1947) was a violist and music publisher who founded the Society of Ancient Instruments with Camille Saint Saens in 1901. ... Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ...

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  • Carl Nielsen
    • Violin Concerto, op. 33 (1911)
  • Pehr Henrik Nordgren
    • Concerto for Violin No. 1, (1969)
    • Concerto for Violin No. 2, Op. 33 (1977)
    • Concerto for Violin No. 3, Op. 53 (1981)
    • Concerto for Violin No. 4, Op. 90, (1994)
  • Per Nørgård
    • Violin Concerto No. 1 'Helle Nacht' (1987)
    • Violin Concerto No. 2 'Borderlines' (2002)

Carl Nielsen Carl August Nielsen (June 9, 1865, Sortelung – October 3, 1931, Copenhagen) was a conductor, violinist, and the most internationally known composer from Denmark. ... Per Nørgård (b. ...

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  • Mark O'Connor
    • Fiddle Concerto (1993)
    • Double Violin Concerto (1997)
  • Hiroshi Ohguri
    • Violin Concerto (1963)

Mark OConnor (born August 5, 1961 in Seattle, Washington) is widely considered to be the most prominent fiddler of his generation. ...

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Niccolò (or Nicolò) Paganini (October 27, 1782 – May 27, 1840) was an Italian violinist, violist, guitarist and composer. ... Niccolò Paganini composed his first violin concerto in Italy, most probably in 1817-1818. ... In 1826, Nicolò Paganini composed his second violin concerto in Italy. ... On 12 December 1826 Nicolò Paganini wrote from Naples to his friend L. G. Germi that, having recently completed his Second Violin Concerto, he had now finished orchestrating a third with a Polacca, and added: I would like to try these concertos out on my own countrymen before producing them... Arvo Pärt (born September 11, 1935 in Paide), (IPA: ˈɑr̺vÉ” ˈpær̺t) is an Estonian composer, often identified with the school of minimalism and more specifically, that of mystic minimalism or sacred minimalism. He is considered a pioneer of this style, along with contemporaries Henryk Górecki... Krzysztof Penderecki. ... Gustav Allan Pettersson (September 19, 1911 – June 20, 1980) was a Swedish composer born in Uppland. ... Hans Pfitzner (May 5, 1869 - May 22, 1949) was a German composer and self-described anti-modernist. ... Walter Hamor Piston Jr. ... Manuel Ponce Manuel María Ponce Cuéllar (8 December 1882 – 24 April 1948) was a distinguished Mexican composer active in the 20th century. ... A violin concerto is a concerto for solo violin (occasionally, two or more violins) and instrumental ensemble, customarily orchestra. ... André Previn (born April 6, 1929)¹ is a prominent pianist, orchestral conductor, and composer. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofijev; April 27 (April 151 O.S.), 1891–March 5, 1953) was a Russian and Soviet composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... The Violin Concerto No. ... The Violin Concerto No. ...

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Nikolai Petrovich Rakov (Russian: Николай Петрович Раков, Nikolaj Petrovič Rakov) (March 14 [O.S. March 1] 1908, Kaluga - November 3, 1990, Moscow) was a Russian composer. ... Einojuhani Rautavaara (born October 9, 1928) is a Finnish composer of classical music, probably the best known Finnish composer of his generation. ... Alan Rawsthorne (May 2, 1905 – July 24, 1971) was a British composer. ... Johann Baptist Joseph Maximilian Reger (March 19, 1873 – May 11, 1916) was a German composer, organist, pianist and teacher. ... George Rochberg, (July 5, 1918, Paterson, New Jersey – May 29, 2005, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania) was an American composer. ... Julius Röntgen (b. ... Ned Rorem (born October 23, 1923) is a noted American composer and diarist. ... Christopher Rouse (born 15 February 1949 in Baltimore, Maryland) is an American composer. ... Miklós Rózsa (IPA: ) or Miklos Rozsa (April 18, 1907 - July 27, 1995) was a Hungarian-American composer, best known for his film scores // Miklós Rózsa was born in Budapest and exposed to classical and folk music through his mother, a classical pianist who had studied with... Poul Ruders (born March 27, 1949 in Ringsted) is a Danish composer. ...

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Harald Sigurd Johan Sæverud (April 17, 1897–March 27, 1992) was a Norwegian composer. ... Portrait of the Chevalier de Saint-Georges The Chevalier de Saint-George (December 25, 1739–June 10, 1799), born Joseph Boulogne, was one of the most important figures in the Paris musical scene in the second half of the 18th century. ... Charles Camille Saint-Saëns () (9 October 1835 – 16 December 1921) was a French composer, organist, conductor, and pianist, known for his orchestral works The Carnival of the Animals, Danse Macabre, and Symphony No. ... The Violin Concerto No. ... Aulis Sallinen (born April 9, 1935) is a Finnish contemporary classical music composer. ... Alfred Schnittke April 6, 1989, Moscow Alfred Garyevich Schnittke (Russian: Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, November 24, 1934 Engels - August 3, 1998 Hamburg) was a Russian and Soviet composer. ... Schoenberg redirects here. ... The Violin Concerto by Arnold Schoenberg dates from Schoenbergs time in the United States of America, where he had moved in 1933 to escape the Nazis. ... Gunther Schuller Gunther Schuller (born November 22, 1925) studied at the St. ... William Howard Schuman (August 4, 1910–February 15, 1992) was an American composer and music administrator. ... For others with the same name see Robert Schumann (disambiguation). ... Absolutely astonishing work ... Tibor Serly (Losonc, 25 November 1901 - London, 8 October 1978) was a Hungarian violist, violinist and composer. ... Roger Sessions (28 December 1896 – 16 March 1985) was an American composer, critic and teacher of music. ... Vissarion Shebalin (June 11, 1902, Omsk–May 29, 1963) was a Russian composer. ... Noam Sheriff (Hebrew: נועם שריף‎ * January 7, 1935 in Tel Aviv) is an Israeli Composer. ... Dmitri Shostakovich   (Russian: , Dmitrij Dmitrievič Å ostakovič) (September 25 [O.S. September 12] 1906–August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... The Violin Concerto No. ... The Violin Concerto No. ... Johan Julius Christian Jean/Janne Sibelius ( ; December 8, 1865 – September 20, 1957) was a Finnish composer of classical music and one of the most notable composers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. ... The Violin Concerto in D minor by Jean Sibelius is his opus 47. ... Christian Sinding Christian August Sinding (January 11, 1856–December 3, 1941) was a Norwegian composer. ... David Stanley Smith (July 6, 1877, Toledo, Ohio - December 17, 1949, New Haven, Connecticut) was an American composer. ... Insert non-formatted text here 62. ... Self-portrait of Spohr as a young man. ... Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (September 30, 1852 – 29 March 1924) was an Irish composer. ... This article is about the German composer of tone-poems and operas. ... Richard Strausss Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D minor was written in 1881-1882. ... Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Igor Fëdorovič Stravinskij) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian composer, considered by many in both the West and his native land to be the most influential composer of 20th-century music. ... Stravinskys Violin concerto in D was composed after Stravinsky met violinist Samuel Dushkin in 1931. ... Johan Svendsen (September 30, 1840–June 14, 1911) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist. ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: Karol Szymanowski Karol Szymanowski Karol Maciej Korwin-Szymanowski (October 6, 1882–March 28, 1937) was a Polish composer and pianist. ...

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Born in Singapore in 1943, Bernard Tan Tiong Gie was educated at the Anglo-Chinese School, Singapore, the University of Singapore (Bachelor of Science with Honours in Physics, 1965) and Oxford University (Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Science, 1968). ... Bernard Tans Violin Concerto was premiered on 7 January 2006 by acclaimed Singaporean violinist Lynnette Seah, with conductor Lan Shui and the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. ... Giuseppe Tartini. ... Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Pyotr (Peter) Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Russian: Пётр Ильич Чайкoвский, Pëtr Il’ič ÄŒajkovskij;  )[1] (7 May [O.S. 25 April] 1840 – 6 November [O.S. 25 October] 1893), was a Russian composer of the Romantic era. ... The Violin Concerto in D major, Op. ... Daniel George Theaker (born March 30, 1967 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) is a neoclassical composer, conductor and woodwind instrumentalist. ... Augusta Read Thomas (born 1964) is a composer. ... Joan Tower (born September 6, 1938 in New Rochelle, New York) is a contemporary American composer. ...

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  • Peteris Vasks
    • Violin Concerto 'Distant Light' (1996-97)
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams
    • Violin Concerto in D minor, "Concerto Accademico"
  • Henri Vieuxtemps
    • Violin Concerto No. 1 in E major, op. 10 (1840)
    • Violin Concerto No. 2 in F sharp minor, op. 19 (ca. 1835–36)
    • Violin Concerto No. 3 in A major, op. 25 (1844)
    • Violin Concerto No. 4 in D minor, op. 31 (ca. 1850)
    • Violin Concerto No. 5 in A minor, op. 37, Grétry (1861)
    • Violin Concerto No. 6 in G major, op. 47/op. posth. 1 (1865–1870)
    • Violin Concerto No. 7 in A minor, op. 49/op. posth. 3
  • Giovanni Battista Viotti—twenty-nine violin concertos, particularly:
    • Violin Concerto No. 22 in A minor (1792)
  • Ernő Dohnányi
    • Violin Concerto No. 1 in D minor, op. 27 (1915)
    • Violin Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 43 (1949-50)
  • Antonio Vivaldi—many, particularly:
    • L'estro armonico, op. 3 (1711)—twelve concertos
    • The Four Seasons (ca. 1725) —four concertos, the first four numbers of Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, op. 8

Pēteris Vasks (born April 16, 1946) is a Latvian composer. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential English composer. ... Henri François Joseph Vieuxtemps (February 17, 1820 – June 6, 1881) was a Belgian composer and violinist active in France. ... Giovanni Battista Viotti (May 12, 1755 - March 3, 1824) was an Italian violinist and composer. ... ErnÅ‘ Dohnányi, also known as Ernst von Dohnányi or Dohnányi ErnÅ‘ (July 27, 1877 – February 9, 1960) was a Hungarian conductor, composer, and pianist. ... Unconfirmed portrait of Antonio Vivaldi[1] Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (March 4, 1678 – July 27 or 28, 1741), nicknamed Il Prete Rosso (The Red Priest), was a Venetian priest and baroque music composer, as well as a famous violinist. ... The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni in the original Italian) is a set of four violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi. ...

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Sir William Turner Walton, OM (March 29, 1902–March 8, 1983) was a British composer whose style was influenced by the works of Stravinsky, Sibelius and jazz. ... The Violin Concerto of William Walton was written in 1938–39 and reorchestrated in 1943. ... Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950), born in Dessau, Germany and died in New York City, was a German and in his later years, a German-American composer active from the 1920s until his death. ... Mieczysław Weinberg (also Moisey Vainberg; Russian Моисей Самуилович Вайнберг; Polish Mieczysław Wajnberg) (December 8, 1919 in Warsaw, Poland – February 26, 1996 in Moscow, Russia) was a Polish and Soviet composer who lived in the Soviet Union and Russia since before the World War II (1939) and lost most of his family... Richard Wetz (February 26, 1875 — 16 January 1935) was a German late Romantic composer best known for his three symphonies. ... Henryk Wieniawski (July 10, 1835 Lublin, Poland - March 31, 1880 Moscow) was a Polish composer and violinist. ... This is the first violin concerto written by the Polish violin virtuoso, Henryk Wieniawski. ... This is the second violin concerto written by the Polish violin virtuoso, Henryk Wieniawski. ... John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is an American composer and conductor. ... Richard Edward Wilson (born 1941) is an American composer of orchestral, operatic, instrumental, and chamber music. ...

Concertos for violin and other solo instrument(s)

portrait by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820 Ludwig van Beethoven (IPA: ), (baptised December 17, 1770[1] – March 26, 1827) was a German composer. ... Ludwig van Beethovens Concerto for Violin, Cello, Piano, & Orchestra in C Major, more commonly known as the Triple Concerto, was his 56th opus. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... The Double Concerto in A minor, Op. ... Theodor Albert Frederick Fritz Delius CH (January 29, 1862, – June 10, 1934) was a composer born in Bradford in the West Riding of Yorkshire in the north of England. ... Portrait by Thomas Hardy, 1792 Franz[1] Joseph Haydn (March 31, 1732 – May 31, 1809) was one of the most prominent composers of the Classical period, and is called by some the Father of the Symphony and Father of the String Quartet. A life-long resident of Austria, Haydn spent... Johann Nepomuk Hummel Johann Nepomuk Hummel or Jan Nepomuk Hummel (14 November 1778 – 17 October 1837) was a composer and virtuoso pianist of Austrian origin who was born in Pressburg (present-day Bratislava, Slovakia). ... Ernst Krenek Ernst Krenek (August 23, 1900 – December 22, 1991) was an Austrian-born composer of Czech ancestry; throughout his life he insisted that his name be written Krenek rather than Křenek, and that it should be pronounced as a German word. ... Portrait of Martinů Bohuslav Martinů ( ; December 8, 1890—August 28, 1959) was a Czech composer. ... Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born and known generally as Felix Mendelssohn (February 3, 1809 – November 4, 1847) was a German composer and conductor of the early Romantic period. ... Julius Röntgen (b. ...

Other concertante works for violin and orchestra

Béla Bartók in 1927 Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist and collector of Eastern European and Middle Eastern folk music. ... portrait by Joseph Karl Stieler, 1820 Ludwig van Beethoven (IPA: ), (baptised December 17, 1770[1] – March 26, 1827) was a German composer. ... The Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. ... The Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. ... Hector Louis Berlioz (December 11, 1803 – March 8, 1869) was a French Romantic composer best known for the Symphonie fantastique, first performed in 1830, and for his Grande Messe des Morts (Requiem) of 1837, with its tremendous resources that include four antiphonal brass choirs. ... Leonard Bernstein (IPA pronunciation: )[1] (August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American conductor, composer, and pianist. ... For other uses, see Plato (disambiguation). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Max Christian Friedrich Bruch (Cologne, January 6, 1838 – Friedenau, October 20, 1920) was a German Romantic composer and conductor who wrote over 200 works, including a violin concerto which is a staple of the violin repertoire. ... The Scottish Fantasy in E-flat major, op. ... Ernest Chausson (January 20, 1855 – June 10, 1899) was a late-blooming French romantic composer who died in an accident just as his career was beginning to flourish. ... Chen Yi (surname Chen, b. ... Henry Cowell (March 11, 1897 - December 10, 1965) was an American composer, musical theorist, pianist, teacher, publisher, and impresario. ... Luigi Dallapiccola (February 3, 1904 – February 19, 1975) was an Italian composer known for his lyrical twelve-tone compositions. ... Theodor Albert Frederick Fritz Delius CH (January 29, 1862, – June 10, 1934) was a composer born in Bradford in the West Riding of Yorkshire in the north of England. ... Antonín Leopold Dvořák ( ; September 8, 1841–May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer of Romantic music, who employed the idioms and melodies of the folk music of his native Bohemia in symphonic and chamber music. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Portrait by Ilya Repin, 1887. ... Lou Silver Harrison (May 14, 1917 - February 2, 2003) was an American composer. ... Ferdinand Hiller (October 24, 1811 - May 12, 1885), was a German composer of the romantic era. ... Eugène Ysaÿe Eugène Ysaÿe (July 16, 1858 – May 12, 1931) was a Belgian violinist and composer. ... Paul Hindemith aged 28. ... Joseph Joachim Joseph Joachim (June 28, 1831 – August 15, 1907) (pronounced YO-a-chim) was a violinist, conductor, composer and teacher. ... Aaron Jay Kernis (born January 15, 1960) is one of the most highly-honored contemporary composers. ... Édouard (Victor Antoine) Lalo (January 27, 1823 - April 22, 1892) was a French composer of Spanish descent. ... The Symphonie Espagnole is a work for violin and orchestra by Edouard Lalo, his Opus 21 in D minor. ... Witold LutosÅ‚awski at his home. ... Partita was originally the name for a single instrumental piece of music (16th and 17th centuries), but Johann Kuhnau and later German composers (notably Johann Sebastian Bach) used it for collections of musical pieces, as a synonym for suite. ... Sir Alexander Campell Mackenzie was a British composer, son of an eminent Edinburgh violinist and conductor, was born on the 22nd of August 1847. ... Jules Massenet Jules (Émile Frédéric) Massenet (May 12, 1842 – August 13, 1912) was a French composer. ... Thaïs is an opera in three acts by Jules Massenet to a French libretto by Louis Gallet based on the novel of the same name by Anatole France. ... Sir John Blackwood McEwen (1868–1948) was a Scottish classical composer, who is best known for his tone poems and symphonies. ... Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (IPA: , baptized Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart) (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791) was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. ... Arvo Pärt (born September 11, 1935 in Paide), (IPA: ˈɑr̺vÉ” ˈpær̺t) is an Estonian composer, often identified with the school of minimalism and more specifically, that of mystic minimalism or sacred minimalism. He is considered a pioneer of this style, along with contemporaries Henryk Górecki... Walter Hamor Piston Jr. ... Nikolai Petrovich Rakov (Russian: Николай Петрович Раков, Nikolaj Petrovič Rakov) (March 14 [O.S. March 1] 1908, Kaluga - November 3, 1990, Moscow) was a Russian composer. ... Maurice Ravel in 1912. ... Tzigane is a rhapsody type of composition by the French composer Maurice Ravel. ... Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936) is an American composer. ... Wolfgang Rihm (b. ... Julius Röntgen (b. ... Charles Camille Saint-Saëns () (9 October 1835 – 16 December 1921) was a French composer, organist, conductor, and pianist, known for his orchestral works The Carnival of the Animals, Danse Macabre, and Symphony No. ... The Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A minor (French: Introduction et Rondo capriccioso en la mineur), op. ... The Havanaise in E major (French: Havanaise en mi majeur), op. ... Pablo Martín Melitón de Sarasate y Navascuéz (March 10, 1844 - September 28, 1908, pronounced Sara-SOT-tey), was a Spanish violin virtuoso and composer of the Romantic period. ... Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs) (Op. ... Carmen Fantasy, Op. ... It has been suggested that List of works by Giacinto Scelsi be merged into this article or section. ... Alfred Schnittke April 6, 1989, Moscow Alfred Garyevich Schnittke (Russian: Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, November 24, 1934 Engels - August 3, 1998 Hamburg) was a Russian and Soviet composer. ... Franz Schubert Franz Peter Schubert (January 31, 1797 – November 19, 1828) was an Austrian composer. ... For others with the same name see Robert Schumann (disambiguation). ... Christian Sinding Christian August Sinding (January 11, 1856–December 3, 1941) was a Norwegian composer. ... Josef Suk (January 4, 1874 - May 29, 1935) was a Czech composer and violinist. ... Johan Svendsen (September 30, 1840–June 14, 1911) was a Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist. ... Tan Dunn (pinyin: Tán Dùn, 譚盾; born August 18, 1957) is a Chinese composer, most widely known as the Grammy and Oscar award winning composer for the soundtracks of the movies Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Hero. ... Sergey I. Taneev. ... John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is an American composer and conductor. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential English composer. ... The Lark Ascending is a musical piece written by the famous British composer Ralph Vaughan Williams in 1914. ... Henryk Wieniawski (July 10, 1835 Lublin, Poland - March 31, 1880 Moscow) was a Polish composer and violinist. ... Iannis Xenakis Iannis Xenakis (Ιάννης Ξενάκης) (May 29, 1922 Brăila – February 4, 2001 Paris) was a Greek composer and architect who spent much of his life in Paris. ...

Works for orchestra or large ensemble with prominent solo violin part

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    • Scheherazade, op. 35 (1888)

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (Russian: , Nikolaj Andreevič Rimskij-Korsakov), also Nikolay, Nicolai, and Rimsky-Korsakoff, (March 6 (O.S. March 18), 1844 – June 8 (O.S. June 21) 1908) was a Russian composer, one of five Russian composers known as The Five, and was later a teacher of harmony and... Scheherazade (Шехерезада in Cyrillic, Šekherezada in transliteration), Op. ...

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