Wilhelm Peterson-Berger (1867−1942)

Romance for violin with orchestra in D minor

  • Year of composition: 1915
  • Work category: Violin and orchestra
  • Dedication: To Karl Tirén
  • First performed: 13 April 1916, Konsertföreningen in Stockholm, Sven Kjellström violin, cond. Wilhelm Peterson-Berger
  • Duration: 12 min
  • Detailed duration: CPO's edition (soloist: Ulf Wallin) 11'55

Instrumentation

2*.2.3*.2 / 4.0.0.0 / timp, hp / str
(picc, bass clar)

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Lundquist, Abr.L.4717 (Ed. no. 5325 piano reduction)

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Z/Sv

Examples of recordings

• Sveriges Radio, Nacka aula, 28-29 October 1967
Nilla Pierrou violin, SRSO, cond. Stig Westerberg
• Classic Produktion Osnabrück, CPO,
Ulf Wallin violin, Norrköpings Symfoniker, cond. Michael Jurowski (1997)

Description of work

Moderato [Andante con moto according to the score autograph] D minor 3/4


Media files

Edition Swedish Musical Heritage