Arvo Pärt: Passacaglia

Arvo Pärt Passacaglia
Passacaglia

Arvo Pärt: Passacaglia

Year of composition:
2003
Scored for:
for violin and piano
Composer:
Arvo Pärt
Instrumentation details:
violin, piano
Commission:
Auftragswerk für den Internationalen Violinwettbewerb Hannover 2003
Duration:
5’
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Passacaglia
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Work introduction

Passacaglia for violin and piano was written in 2003 as a commission by the Hannover International Violin Competition. In honour of Gidon Kremer’s 60th Birthday in 2007, Arvo Pärt arranged the work for 1 or 2 violins, vibraphone (ad lib.) and string orchestra.

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Next performances

04 Mar

Passacaglia

Semper Zwei, Dresden (DE)

World première

Location:
Hannover
Date:
11.10.2003

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