A measure and a half – that is the length of the most refreshing violin concerto ever.
Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E Minor was his last great work for orchestra, and his ticket to eternal fame. 75 years later the work has lost none of its impact to this day.
Felix Mendelssohn Violinkonzert e-Moll, op. 64
Robert Schumann Sinfonie Nr. 2 C-Dur, op. 61
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