Symphonie concertante

George Enescu

Symphonie concertante in B minor

Op. 8

About this work...

An unmitigated disaster from start to finish, this work was one of those which entirely failed to capture the audience's emotions -- or their understanding -- when premièred with dedicatee Joseph Salmon in 1909. It was in fact met with outright incomprehension and hostility, personified in catcalls and whistling before... read more