Nobilissima Visione, Konzert-Suite (Hindemith, Paul)

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.3531, 1940. Plate 36049a.
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Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co., Ltd., 1949. Plate 36049.
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General Information

Work Title Nobilissima Visione
Alternative. Title Nobilissima Visione. Orchestersuite nach der Musik der Tanzlegende
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Einleitung und Rondo: Sehr Langsam (= 46)
  2. Marsch und Pastorale: Lebhaft (Half note.png = 100)
  3. Passacaglia: Feierlich bewegt (= 80)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1938 August, Bluche
First Performance. 1938-09-13 in Venice
Sesto Festival di Musica Contemporanea, Paul Hindemith (conductor)
First Publication. 1940
Average DurationAvg. Duration 23 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Orchestra
2 flutes (both also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B, A), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, small cymbals, suspended cymbals, cymbals, field drum, snare drum, bass drum, glockenspiel, strings
Related Works Nobilissima Visione (Ballet)
External Links Hindemith Foundation
Wikipedia article (French)

Misc. Comments

  • English Wikipedia article is about the ballet, not the concert suite; French article (brief) is about this suite.
  • Suite extracted from the following numbers in the ballet (q.v.): 8 and 10 (first movement), 4-5 (second movement), 11 (third movement), Extra woodwind and brass parts added in March 1939 to the ballet score and incorporated into the suite prior to publication.
-Paul Hindemith: A Research and Information Guide