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capriccio for violin and piano 

opus number
Burghauser catalogue number
81 
composed
June(?) 1878 (revision: 1892) 
premiere - date and place
22 May 1886, Plzen 
premiere - performer(s)
Josef Becvar, Jakub Tichy (?) 
duration
cca 10 min. 


Capriccio is a short work which, due to the unwarranted uniformity of its ideas, is not one of the composer’s strongest works. While set within a rondo framework, it is more akin to a piece of loose improvisation. As an occasional work it practically never appears in the repertoire.