Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
As we celebrate his th birthday, the music of Leonard Bernstein remains equally at home in the jazz club and on the Broadway stage as it is in the concert hall. Order Today Get Single Tickets. December 4, , Vienna. Although Tchaikovsky was often without peer when it came to writing lyric and dramatic works for the stage and orchestra hall, he was never able to express himself as well within the medium of the concerto. Some writers have suggested that his life-long avoidance of close interpersonal relationships made it difficult for him to come to grips with the personal struggle that often lies at the heart of a good Romantic concerto.
Others suggested that he was too lyrical a composer to be able to write a forceful and dramatic work pitting an individual against the many. Whatever the reasons, his otherwise large catalog contains only one successful piano concerto and a single concerto for violin.
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The Violin Concerto in D was written in during the period immediately after Tchaikovsky had fled from his disastrous marriage. To escape, he traveled to France, Italy, and Switzerland, where he met his old friend, the violinist Joseph Kotek. The sketches were completed in only eleven days, while the scoring took only two weeks.
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Popular Works of George Frideric Handel. The Top Masterpieces of Classical Music. Symphony in D; Mozart: The Top 10 of Classical Music, The Violin Concerto in D major , Op. The concerto is scored for solo violin, two flutes , two oboes , two clarinets in A and B-flat, two bassoons , four horns in F, two trumpets in D, timpani and strings. There is no break or pause between the second and third movements. The piece was written in Clarens , a Swiss resort on the shores of Lake Geneva , where Tchaikovsky had gone to recover from the depression brought on by his disastrous marriage to Antonina Miliukova.
He was working on his Piano Sonata in G major but finding it heavy going.
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Presently he was joined there by his composition pupil, the violinist Iosif Kotek , who had been in Berlin for violin studies with Joseph Joachim. This work may have been the catalyst for the composition of the concerto. David Brown writes that Tchaikovsky "might almost have been writing the prescription for the violin concerto he himself was about to compose. Tchaikovsky made swift, steady progress on the concerto, as by this point in his rest cure he had regained his inspiration, and the work was completed within a month despite the middle movement getting a complete rewrite a version of the original movement was preserved as the first of the three pieces for violin and piano, Souvenir d'un lieu cher.
He plays it marvelously. Tchaikovsky wanted to dedicate the concerto to Iosif Kotek, but felt constrained by the gossip this would undoubtedly cause about the true nature of his relationship with the younger man.
They were almost certainly lovers at one point, and Tchaikovsky was always at pains to disguise his homosexuality from the general public. However, he did dedicate to Kotek the Valse-Scherzo in C for violin and orchestra, written in , on its publication in Auer refused, however, meaning that the planned premiere for March had to be cancelled and a new soloist found.
When Tchaikovsky came to me one evening, about thirty years ago [actually thirty-four], and presented me with a roll of music, great was my astonishment on finding this proved to be the Violin Concerto, dedicated to me, completed and already in print. On closer acquaintance with the composition, I regretted that the great composer had not shown it to me before committing it to print.
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