Violin Concerto No.1

Karol Szymanowski

Violin Concerto No.1

M37, Op. 35

About this work...

Szymanowski hit upon his own style only after a long travail through which he learned from other composers -- Wagner, Strauss, and Scriabin at the beginning, then Stravinsky, Debussy, and Ravel in his mid-period -- and this has been held against him. But if it is said that Wagner or Stravinsky won victories for music, ... read more