Concert 1992

Introduction, Theme and Variations (Introduktion, Thema und Variationen)

For violoncello, harp and string orchestra

Year of composition 1992
Duration 10 minutes

World premiere

World premiere 25. August 1994

Salzburger Festspiele · Camerata Academica Salzburg 

Violoncello Christoph Richter 
Conductor Sandór Végh

Comment

“Introduction, Theme and Variations” arose out of the “Konzertstück” for violoncello and small ensemble (1977/85; withdrawn) and the fifth movement of the “Liebeslieder” (“Love Songs”) for violoncello and orchestra (1984/85).

Hans Werner Henze