Virtuoso Violins

Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 7:30 pm

This concerto was originally attributed to ‘Melante,’ an Italian-inspired anagram that Telemann used in the 1710s and early 1720s.

This concerto was originally attributed to ‘Melante,’ an Italian-inspired anagram that Telemann used in the 1710s and early 1720s.

Fauré is best known for his chamber music and his songs and with this piece (along with the Violin Sonata two years earlier) he finds his mature voice in the genre—a perfect marriage of rigorous form and French style.