Hebrew Melody

Joseph Achron

Hebrew Melody in A Minor

Op. 33

About this work...

Premiered at the Czar's ball in 1912 in St. Petersburg, this composition came to be the most popular of the composer's works. It was the first of many pieces built on traditional Jewish themes, and is said to have been written within the space of a half-hour's fevered inspiration after Achron's first meeting with compo... read more