Bohuslav Martinů


H. 337

About this work...

By the time Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu (1890 - 1959) wrote this concerto he had made a decision to stop emulating the texture and approach of the Baroque concerto grosso and write a work more in the spirit of the typical Romantic concerto. One of the reasons for this seems to have been that he was feeling homesic... read more