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premiered in:Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom (1944-01-17)
composer:Sir William Walton (composer and conductor) (1938 – 1939)
revised by:Sir William Walton (composer and conductor) (1943)
part of:Violin Concerto (revised 1943)
revision of:Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquillo (original version, seldom performed)

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1950-07-26 – 1950-07-27Violin Concerto in B minor: 1. Andante tranquilloJascha Heifetz, Philharmonia Orchestra, William Walton9:57
1953-06-06Violin Concerto in B minor, I: Andante tranquillo (incomplete) (mono)partialErnest Llewellyn, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Juan José Castro10:13
1959-03-14Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Andante tranquilloZino Francescatti, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy10:45
1969Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloYehudi Menuhin, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir William Walton11:35
1972-09-27 – 1972-09-29Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloKyung Wha Chung, London Symphony Orchestra, André Previn11:17
1977-06-12 – 1977-06-13Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloIda Haendel, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Berglund11:29
1987-06-27Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloNigel Kennedy, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, André Previn11:16
1996-01Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloJoshua Bell, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman11:23
1997-12-22Violin Concerto: I. Andante tranquilloEnglish Northern Philharmonia, Paul Daniel, Dong-Suk Kang10:53
2002-03-06Violin Concerto in B minor: I. Andante tranquilloAkiko Suwanai, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo10:37
2006-06-06 – 2006-06-07Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Andante tranquilloJames Ehnes, Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey10:59
2013-09-18Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Andante tranquilloBBC Symphony Orchestra, Edward Gardner, Tasmin Little12:18
2016-04-26 – 2016-04-27Violin Concerto in B minor: Andante tranquilloAnthony Marwood, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins11:25
2018-11-05 – 2018-11-08Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in B minor: Andante tranquilloFabiola Kim, Münchner Philharmoniker, Kevin John Edusei11:37
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Andante tranquilloZino Francescatti, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy?:??
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Andante tranquillo (conclusion)partialLydia Mordkovitch, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Jan Latham-Koenig3:26
Violin Concerto in B minor: I. Andante tranquilloIda Haendel, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Paavo Berglund11:27