Cello Sonata, Op.46 (Farrenc, Louise)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: the composer, n.d.(1861). Plate A. F. 121.
Reprinted Paris: Alphonse Leduc, n.d. Plate A.L. 5850.
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Misc. Notes Color scan. Every page of the cello part but the first has the original Farrenc?? plate, A.F. 121 (if this is a Farrenc plate - given that it was published in 1861, this seems an odd plate number. Hrrrrrm.) For identification of publisher of first edition, see WorldCat.
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General Information

Work Title Cello Sonata
Alternative. Title 1re Sonate pour Piano et Violoncelle
Composer Farrenc, Louise
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.46
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante sostenuto (E major)
  3. Finale. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1858 ca.
First Publication. 1861
Dedication Ch. Lebouc (Charles Lebouc, 1822–1893, possibly)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation cello, piano

Misc. Comments

Though labeled first sonata (at least in the Leduc printing from the mid.-late 1870s), Farrenc is not known(?) to have written a second cello sonata. Legras' book "Louise Farrenc, compositrice du XIXe siècle: Musique au féminin" lists only one (p.121). She gives a publication date of 1861 (and composition date 1858 ca.) for the work (on p.136 of her book and p.121, respectively).