07 Oskar Rieding Concerto in B minor Op.35, I. Allegro moderato

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 Oskar Rieding together with Ferdinand Küchler, is considered the 'father' of the easy violin concertos. The concerto in B minor is the most popular of all them all! The main theme of the first movement Allegro moderato is an enchanting melody you will hum all day. The whole movement is played in one breath. Sublime!

Performers are Bibi Pelić, violin and the Atlantis Orchestra Prague conducted by Vitêzslav Podrazil.

An arrangement of the concertino is available for the CelloViola and Flute.


You might be interested in listening to the rest of the concerto...

Oskar Rieding Concerto in B minor, op.35 II.Andante

Oskar Rieding Concerto in B minor, op.35 III.Allegro moderato


Or Playing the Concerto with Max's Virtual Orchestra...

Concerto is available as mp3 download and on the Let's Play Concertos app too! 

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