Divertimento in A major, S.113 (Dušek, František Xaver)


Sheet Music


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Fynnjamin (2011/1/13)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.
Misc. Notes RISM
Includes a 20th century MS violone part.
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General Information

Work Title Divertimento in A major
Alternative. Title
Composer Dušek, František Xaver
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. S.113
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegretto
  2. Adagio
  3. Menuetto
  4. Allegro assai
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola + cello (alternately bass?)

Misc. Comments

"basso" in 18th century usually = cello (though this can depend on context; sometimes = accompanying cello (e.g. duets for cello & basso), sometimes can be double bass (though somewhat rare to see that outside of orchestral situations and not in unison w/cello (except of course for bass concertos); a few cases of continuo (but usually figured?...) - this cello part does not go below low E and might be playable on bass (though with a concomitant change in octave-range texture, that is, let the performers know what they are doing - one can but hope faintly this goes without saying, though it does not...)