6 Pieces for Large Orchestra, Op.6 (Webern, Anton)

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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Selbstverlag des Komponisten, n.d.[1913].
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1961. Plate W. Ph. V. 433.
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Misc. Notes Original 1909 version (now without the frontmatter)
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Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1956. Plate U.E. 12042.
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Publisher. Info. Kiev: Muzyka, n.d.(ca.1975)?.
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Work Title Six Pieces for Large Orchestra
Alternative. Title Sechs Stücke für grosses Orchester
Composer Webern, Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.6 (originally Op.4) ; Op.6[a]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 pieces
  1. Etwas Bewegte Achtel
  2. Bewegt
  3. Zart Bewegt
  4. Langsam, Marcia Funebre
  5. Sehr Langsam
  6. Zart Bewegt
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1909 (orig. vers.)
1928 (revision)
First Publication. 1910 (self-publ as Op.4)
1956 (revision)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 11.5-12 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation orchestra (both versions)
Version A
4 flutes (3rd also 1st piccolo, 4th also 2nd piccolo and alto flute (G)), 2 oboes,
2 English horns, 3 clarinets (B, 3rd also E clarinet),
2 bass clarinets (B), 2 bassoons (2nd also contrabassoon)
6 horns (F), 6 trumpets (B), 6 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, bass drum, snare drum, rute, cymbals, triangle, tam-tam,
low bells (no definite pitch), glockenspiel, celesta, 2 harps, strings
Version B
2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B),
bass clarinet (B), 2 bassoons (2nd also contrabassoon)
4 horns (F), 4 trumpets (B), 4 trombones, tuba
timpani, bass drum, side drum, cymbals, triangle, tam-tam,
low bells (no definite pitch), glockenspiel, celesta, harp, strings
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