ON THIS DAY | Wieniawski's 2nd Violin Concerto Premiered On This Day in 1862

Wieniawski dedicated the work to his 'dear friend', Pablo de Sarasate

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Henryk Wieniawski Violin Concerto No. 2 - Premiere

Henryk Wieniawski's Violin Concerto No. 2 in D Minor Op. 22 premiered on this day in 1862.

The first performance was given by the composer in St Petersburg, with Anton Rubinstein conducting.

 

 

VC ARTIST BOMSORI KIM | WIENIAWSKI VIOLIN CONCERTO NO. 2  | MAREK PIJAROWSKI & POZNAŃ PHILHARMONIC | 2016 WIENIAWSKI INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION