General Bem's Grand March, Op.86 (Viereck, John Conrad)


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Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: A. Fiot, 1849.
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General Information

Work Title General Bem's Grand March
Alternative. Title
Composer Viereck, John Conrad
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.86
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
First Publication. 1849 – Philadelphia: A. Fiot
Dedication J.H. Schroeder Esq.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piano

Misc. Comments

Bem refers to Józef Bem (1794–1850), a hero of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848.

(No.2 of Viereck's Opus 87 is "General Bem's Hungarian Galop".)

Shares op. no. with the later-published Donelson Grand March (suggesting the opus 86 there might possibly be a misreading?)