FLAC and MP3
Lost your password?
Find music by
Sign up for our newsletter
Norwegian composer and violinist Ole Bull (1810-1880).
Norwegian violin music dates back to the national instrument, the Hardanger fiddle. It was created in the early 1650's, it construction differing significantly to the normal violin. Almost two hundred years later it inspired the violinist, Ole Bull, to write works based on the melodies he learnt from the folk musicians playing the instrument. Amending a conventional violin, he developed a technical brilliance that many thought rivalled Paganini. It was this virtuosity that took him around the world, bringing Norwegian music to international attention. He was to be the inspiration that led to the delightful, and often extremely demanding works included on this disc. The best known of Ole Bull's composition, Saeterjentens Sendag (The Herd-girl's Sunday), is a work that originally formed part of a Fantasy for strings composed in 1848.
The Golden Age of the Cornet
Nordic Light - Music for strings
Norwegian Violin Favourites
SCANDINAVIAN STRING MUSIC
Refine search by
Show | Hide
Orchestras / Ensembles
Clarke, Herbert Lincoln
Orchestra of the Mill
Royal Norwegian Navy Band
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra Strings
Svenska kollegor & elever
Violin Recital: Ricci, Ruggiero - Beethoven, L. Van / Franck, C. / Arnold, M. / Bull, O.B. / Liszt, F.
Sibelius - Symphonies 3, 6 and 7
Mozart - C minor Mass
Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2
J. S. Bach - The Complete Sacred Cantatas vols 51-55
J. S. Bach - The Complete Sacred Cantatas vols 11-20
J. S. Bach - The Complete Sacred Cantatas vols 21-27
eClassical.com is a completely virtual record label and a secure online store open 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Customers and visitors can download classical music in high quality FLAC or MP3 and find out more about classical music.
24 Bit FAQ
E-commerce solution from Textalk