Today in WMH: A Musicologists Dream

Image6/25 Today in Weird Music History: 1767.  Georg Philipp Telemann expires in Hamburg, leaving behind thousands of uncatalogued manuscripts: operas, cantatas, sonatas and concertos. Yet there is also a first to be found in the stash. The one viola concerto in the collection is regarded as the earliest for that fine instrument.

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