Dotzauer: Three Duetts for Violin and Cello Op 44, No. 1 in B-Flat Major, No. 2 in D Major, and No. 3 in B Minor
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J. J. F. Dotzauer (1783-1860) was a celebrated cellist and composer.
He is best known today for his etudes and solo compositions for cello, but he also wrote numerous chamber works, concerti, and solo works for many other instruments. The three Duos Concertants of Opus 44 were published ca. 1822 and never reissued.
No. 1 in B-flat Major is a virtuoso work for two equal players. The first movement is a sonata form and contains a fugato. The second movement is an Andante in G Minor and the third a lively Rondo.
No. 2 in D Major is a virtuoso work for two equal players. The first movement is a sonata form. The second movement is marked Poco Adagio and the third a Rondo alla Polacca.
No. 3 in B Minor is a virtuoso work for two equal players. The first and third movements are in sonata form and the second movement is a Romance.