Violin Sonata No. 1

Johannes Brahms

Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major

Op. 78

About this work...

Composed in the high summer of his creative career after the completion of the Symphony No. 1 and the Violin Concerto, Brahms' Violin Sonata in G major is a gloriously lyrical work with long-breathed melodies rather than terse themes, and expansive extrapolations rather than concise developments. It is also one of Brah... read more

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