Cello Concerto in D minor (Cassadó, Gaspar)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Cello and Piano

PDF scanned by YuriyLcello
YuriyLcello (2016/12/31)

PDF scanned by YuriyLcello
YuriyLcello (2016/12/31)

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Publisher. Info. Wien: Universal Edition, 1926. Plate U.E. 8653.
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General Information

Work Title Cello Concerto in D minor
Alternative. Title Concerto en ré mineur pour violoncelle et orchestre
Composer Cassadó, Gaspar
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGC 2
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements
  1. Allegro (non troppo) - Quasi recit.
  2. Andante con variazioni e Allegro finale: Andante con sentimento austero - Allegro ritmico e piuttosto moderato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920s
First Performance. 1926
  • Composer, dedicatee, Pablo Casals orchestra
  • Barcelona
First Publication. 1926
Dedication Pablo Casals
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25-30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: cello
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, percussion, harp, strings
External Links Wikipedia article
All Music Guide

Misc. Comments

Kaufman (2016) gives composition date "1920s" (p.122.) Revised after publication (there are revisions in the composer's copy of the score.)