Violin Sonata no. 1, Op. 8

Edvard Grieg wrote his Violin Sonata no. 1 in F major, Op. 8 in the summer of 1865, during a holiday with Benajmin Freddersen in Rungsted, Denmark, near Copenhagen. This work,a s well as his other violin sonatas, is considered a clear example of his musical nationalism, since it contains references to Norwegian folk songs.

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
Violin Sonata no. 1, Op. 8 - I. Allegro con brio
Violin Sonata no. 1, Op. 8 - II. Allegretto quasi Andantino
Violin Sonata no. 1, Op. 8 - III. Allegro molto vivace
Composer Form Instrument Period
Edvard Grieg Sonata Violin Romantic

Edvard Grieg

Edvard Grieg was a Norwegian composer and pianist. He is best known for his Piano Concerto in A minor, for his incidental ...
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