Tina K. Ramnarine

Jean Sibelius's Violin Concerto

Oxford Keynotes

Boek (softcover)

Item no.769196
Author/ComposerTina K. Ramnarine
Scope176 pages; 14 × 21.6 cm
Release year2020
Publisher/ProducerOxford University Press
Producer No.OUP 9780190611545
15.30 €
Delivery time approx. 1–2 weeks.
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Jean Sibelius's Violin Concerto is the story of Sibelius as performer and composer, of violin performing traditions, of histories of musical transmission, and of virtuosity itself. It investigates the history and legacy of one of the most recorded concertos in the violin repertoire.


  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Companion Website
  • Part 1:
  • Chapter 1: Sibelius as Violinist and Composer
  • Chapter 2: Helsinki's Musical Life (1880 - 1905): a context for Sibelius's Violin Concerto
  • Chapter 3: Composing the Violin Concerto
  • Part 2:
  • Chapter 4: Regional and Transnational Traditions of Violin Playing
  • Chapter 5: The Violin Concerto on Record
  • Chapter 6: Legacies
  • Additional Sources for Reading and Listening
  • Index