German composer Max Bruch was born on this day in 1838 – 181 years ago.
Dying in 1920, Bruch composed over 200 works – including 3 symphonies, 3 violin concerti, Scottish Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra, Romance for Viola and Orchestra – and Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra.
ITZHAK PERLMAN | MAX BRUCH VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 1 IN G MINOR | KAZUYOSHI AKIYAMA & TOKYO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | 1991
Bruch: Complete Violin Concertos & Scottish Fantasy
Salvatore Accardo, Violin
Karl Masur, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Release Date: March 17, 1998