Robert Volkmann

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After studying piano and organ with his father and music with Anacker, Volkmann studied composition with Becker in Leipzig where he heard Mendelssohn and met Schumann. By 1841 he had settled in Budapest…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Serenade for strings No. 2 in F major, Op. 63 Orchestral
Overture "Richard III, " Op 68 Orchestral
Concerto for cello & orchestra in A major, Op 33 1853 Concerto
Hungarian Sketches, Op 24 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Serenade for strings No. 1 in C major, Op. 62 Orchestral
Konzerstück for piano & orchestra, Op 42 Concerto
Serenade for cello & strings No. 3 in D minor, Op. 69 Orchestral
Lieder (6) for male chorus, Op. 30 1857 Choral
Piano trio in B flat minor, Op. 5 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op 44 1862 Symphony
Deutsche Tanzweisen, for piano, Op. 18 1854 Keyboard
Duets (6) for soprano, tenor & piano, Op. 67 1873 Vocal Music
Musikalisches Bilderbuch for 2 pianos, Op 11 1852 Keyboard
Capriccio for cello & piano, Op. 74 Chamber Music
Schlummerlied, for viola, cello & piano, Op. 76 1872 Vocal Music
Lieder (3) for soprano or tenor & piano, Op. 13 1853 Vocal Music
String Quartet No. 5 in F minor, Op. 37 1858 Chamber Music
Lieder (2) for mezzo-soprano, cello & piano, Op. 56 1862 Vocal Music
Andante with Variations, for 3 cellos 1836 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, Op 53 1865 Symphony
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