2 Kleine Sonaten leichteren Stils, Op.41 (Grädener, Carl Georg Peter)


Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Editor 2te umgeänderte Ausgabe (No.1)
First edition (No.2)
Publisher. Info. Hamburg: Fritz Schuberth, n.d.[1869]. Plate 429. (No.1)
Hamburg: Fritz Schuberth, n.d.[1860]. Plate 430. (No.2)
Misc. Notes Original images: ca.300dpi, color tif (from pdf) files approx. 3080 by 3840 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. The problematic page turn for the violin part (pages 5 to 6) of Op.41 No.2 has been corrected by moving the last measure on page 5 over to page 6.
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Publisher. Info. Hamburg: Fritz Schuberth, n.d.[1869]. Plate 429.
Misc. Notes Re-arranged to allow easy turns
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General Information

Work Title 2 Kleine Sonaten leichteren Stils
Alternative. Title Zwei kleine Sonaten leichteren Stils
Composer Grädener, Carl Georg Peter
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.41
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 sonatas
  • Sonata in B-flat major
I. Mässig schnell
II. Allegretto
III. Rondoletto. Ziemlich rasch
  • Sonata in D major
I. Schnell, leicht
II. Scherzino. Leicht, schnell
III. Andantino. Nach Behagen
IV. Rondino. Ziemlich rasch
First Publication. 1860 – Hamburg: Fritz Schuberth
Dedication Freunden und Freundinnen (my young friends)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation violin, piano
Extra Information Included in the category Intermediate Works for Violin.
The violin part(s) is in 1st to 3rd position. First to third positions. However, just before the end of the exposition of the second sonata there is a 7th pos passage, which may be put down an octave if necessary. The first sonata especially gives practice in second position.

Misc. Comments

When announced in Hofmeister's Monatsberichte the work was mis-identified as Op.42 (Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1860), p.64). This was corrected to Op.41 in the 1860 Verzeichniss and the 1868 Handbuch.