Night Ride and Sunrise, Op.55 (Sibelius, Jean)

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger (Lienau), 1909. Plate S.9485.
Reprinted Mineola: Dover Publications, 1991.
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Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger (Lienau), 1909. Plate S.9485.
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Work Title Night Ride and Sunrise
Alternative. Title Öinen ratsastus ja auringonnousu ; Nächtlicher Ritt und Sonnenaufgang
Composer Sibelius, Jean
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.55
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJS 44
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1908 November
First Performance. 1909-01-23 in St. Petersburg, Aleksandr Siloti conducting
First Publication. 1909
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra
Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon,
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba,
timpani, triangle, tambourine, side drum, cymbals, bass drum, strings
External Links Wikipedia article (Finnish)