ON THIS DAY | Glazunov Violin Concerto Premiered in 1905

The first performance was given by Hungarian virtuoso, Leopold Auer with the Russian Musical Society Orchestra

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Alexander Glazunov Violin Concerto in A Minor Op. 82 premiered on this day in 1905.

The 20-minute, continuous work is a much loved standard in today's violin competition and concert repertoire.

 

VADIM GLUZMAN | GLAZUNOV VIOLIN CONCERTO IN A MINOR OP. 82 | VASSILY SINAISKY & ORCHESTRE NATIONAL DE FRANCE