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Favourite Violin Concerto
« on: May 29, 2009, 03:12:25 PM »
Ok, for our classical music lovers, how about favourite violin concerto.  Now you can only pick one. If you have difficulty, you can also pick your runner up.

Favorite:  Beethoven's Violin Concerto in D major
Runner up (very close, btw):  Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor
Hey, I don't hand out 9.5s to just anyone!  ;D

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Re: Favourite Violin Concerto
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2009, 03:52:09 PM »
Favourite:  Jean Sibelius' Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 -- Movements I, II, & III

Runner-up:  John Adams' Violin Concerto -- Toccare played by the incredible Ernst Kovacic
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Re: Favourite Violin Concerto
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2009, 11:02:31 PM »
Would The Lark Ascending by Ralph Vaughn Williams count?

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