Bréval: Three Duetts for 2 Violins or Violin and Cello Op 23, No. 1 in A Major, No. 2 in E-Flat Major and No. 3 in F Major
Jean-Baptiste Bréval (1753–1823) was a French composer and cellist. His Treatise on the Violoncello, Op. 42, was published in 1804. The Six Duetts, Op. 23, for 2 violins or violin and cello were written ca. 1798.
Duett No. 1 in A Major has a sonata form first movement, an Andante second movement entitled Aria and a Rondo third movement marked Allegro ma non Presto.
Duett No. 2 in E-flat Major has a sonata form first movement, an Adagio second movement and a Rondo third movement marked Presto.
Duett No. 3 in F Major has sonata form first and third movements and an Adagio second movement. The third movement is marked Presto.