ON THIS DAY | Barber Violin Concerto Premiered in 1941

The first performance was given by violinist Albert Spalding, conductor Eugene Ormandy and The Philadelphia Orchestra

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Samuel Barber Violin Concerto Op. 14 premiered on this day in 1941.

It is a much loved and performed staple in today's violin concert and competition repertoire.

VC ARTIST AUGUSTIN HADELICH | BARBER VIOLIN CONCERTO | KRZYSZTOF URBANSKI & WDR SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA