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Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor (Op.64)

Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor (Op.64) has become treasured by soloists and audiences alike for its lyrical melodies and fine craftsmanship. Chris de Souza takes an in-depth look at the work with the help of specially recorded musical examples played by Janice Graham (violin) with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales conducted by Peter Stark.

45 minutes

Last on

Sun 26 May 2002 17:00


Role Contributor
PresenterChris de Souza
ViolinJanice Graham
ConductorPeter Stark
OrchestraBBC National Orchestra of Wales

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