08 Oskar Rieding Concerto in B minor Op.35, II. Andante

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 After a brief orchestra introduction, the solo violin enters with a happy, joyful melody. Listen carefully to the middle section. It moves to a minor key with rich harmonic changes. Oskar Rieding has written for us one of the most beautiful movements you will find among the  easy violin concertos

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.


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

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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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