Violin Concerto No. 2

Jonathan Leshnoff

Performing Ensemble: Violin with Orchestra
Publisher: Leshnoff Publishing
Print Status: Rental

Quick Overview

Premiered by Alexander Kerr and the Dallas Symphony on Jaap van Zweden's final concerts as Music Director, Leshnoff's second violin concerto promotes a glowing display of lyricism and virtuosity with exciting rhythmic undercurrents.

Additional Information

Commission Commissioned by Dallas Symphony Orchestra with generous support from the donors of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Co-commissioned by the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra.
Composition Date 2018
Orchestration Solo Vln.; 3(3 dbl. Picc.) 3(3 dbl. E.H.) 3(3 dbl B.Cl.) 3(3 dbl. Cbsn.) - 4 3 3(1 dbl. A.Tbn., 3=B.Tbn.) 1; Timp. 1Perc. 2Mar. Hp. Str.
Premiere 24, 25 and 26 May, 2018 (Dallas, Texas) Dallas Symphony Orchestra; Jaap Van Zweden, conductor; Alexander Kerr, violin