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||First edition (reprint of reprint)
||Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d..
||(1900). Plate K.M. 1/3.|
London: Merton Music, No.8001, n.d.(1996-2010).
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||Octet for Strings
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1877 – Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||4 Violins, 2 Violas, 2 Violoncellos
According to Grove, the op.15b is a string quartet.
From Càceres' worklist PDF: opus 15 is a Phantasiestück, 1856 (composition and publication years). opus 15a is this octet, composed 1849/50, published 1877. opus 15b is quartet no.3, composed by April 16 1851, published 1877.