About Josef Myslivecek


Born: 9 March 1737, Prague
Died: 4 February 1781, Rome

Composer of:

  • 26 operas
  • 6 oratorios
  • 85 symphonies
  • String quartets and trios
  • Several concertos for violin and for piano
  • Piano Sonatas



Myslivecek: Violin Concertos, Vol. 2

Violin Concerto in D major (Allegro assai/Larghetto/Allegro)

Violin Concerto in B flat major

Concerto for violin & orchestra in G major "Pastoral"

Violin Concerto in D major (Allegro moderato/Adagio Grave/Presto)

Performed by Dvorak Chamber Orchestra
with Shizuka Ishikawa
Conducted by Libor Pesek

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