About this work...
The Romance for bassoon and orchestra was written at about the same time as the Second Symphony - both were premiered on 1911 -, and in spite of being a minor work, it is imbued with the same noble spirit. Even the themes resemble those of the symphony. This is not a show piece for the bassoon but a melancholic meditat... read more
Curated by Femke Steketee, Saxophonist