Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)

Concerto n° 1 (1956 -1958)

for violin and orchestra

  • General information
    • Composition date : 1956 - 1958
      Revision dates : 1962 - 1963
    • Duration : 40 mn
    • Publisher : Sikorski
Detailed formation
  • soloist : violin
  • 3 flutes (also piccolo, alto flute), 2 oboes, 3 clarinets (also bass clarinet, Eb clarinet), 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 6 percussionists, celesta, piano, harp, strings

Premiere information

  • Date : 26 November 1962
    Location :

    URSS, Moscou


    Performers :

    l'Orchestre Symphonique de la Radio et Télévision de l'URSS, Guennadi Rojdestvenski, direction.