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Classical Music > Concertos

These are works for one or more solo instruments and orchestra. The most famous of all concertos is Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, actually a set of four concertos each devoted to one season. Most great composers have written concertos, with Vivaldi and Mozart being the most prolific – Vivaldi wrote hundreds of concertos for many different instruments and string orchestra and Mozart wrote 27 piano concertos and five violin concertos. In the 19th century, many instrumental virtuosos wrote concertos as vehicles for their own performances; Paganini wrote six violin concertos, Liszt wrote two piano concertos and Chopin wrote two as well. The most popular piano concerto of all is probably that written by Tchaikovsky, who also wrote one of the most popular violin concertos.

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Title Catalogue No.
YARDUMIAN: Symphony No. 2 / Violin Concerto / Armenian Suite BIS-CD-1232
YARLUNG RECORDS - 10th Anniversary YAR42482
YASHIRO, Akio: Piano Concerto / Sonata for 2 Flutes / Piano Sonata (Hiroko Nakamura, NHK Symphony, Tadashi Mori, Masao Yoshida, Midori Tanabe) NYNG-002
YASHIRO: Piano Concerto / Symphony 8.555351
YE, Xiaogang: Symphony No. 3, "Chu" / The Last Paradise (Plitmann, Cho-Liang Lin, Royal Philharmonic, Serebrier) BIS-2083
YUN, I.: Reak / Cello Concerto / Harmonia (10th Century Portraits) (Asbury) C67062



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