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Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F major, op. 50


From Wikipedia: “The Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F major, Op. 50 is a piece for violin and orchestra by Ludwig van Beethoven, one of two such compositions by Beethoven, the other beingRomance No. 1 in G major, Op. 40. It was written in 1798, 

Ludwig van Beethoven in 1820

Ludwig van Beethoven in 1820 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

four years before the first romance, and was published 1805, two years later than the first. Hence, this piece was designated as Beethoven’s second romance. It is one of Beethoven’s most popular works.”