Organ Concerto (Hindemith, Paul)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.5033, 1964. Plate 40872a.
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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.5388, 1964. Plate 40948.
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  • Martin Haselböck (Organ); Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Raphael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor)
I. Crescendo: Moderato maestoso; II. Allegro assai
III. Canzonetta in triads, and two Ritornelli: Moderato
IV. Phantasy on "Veni Creator Spiritus": Allegro moderato

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Work Title Organ Concerto
Alternative. Title Concerto for Organ and Orchestra
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 Movements
  1. Crescendo: Moderato maestoso (Half note.png = 58)
  2. Allegro assai (Half note.png = 126-132)
  3. Canzonetta in triads, and two Ritornelli: Moderato (Half note.png = 88)
  4. Phantasy on "Veni Creator Spiritus": Allegro moderato (= 100)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1962 August-1963 Feburary
First Performance. 1963-04-25 in New York, Philharmonic Hall (Lincoln Center)
Anton Heiller (organ), New York Philharmonic, Paul Hindemith (conductor)
First Publication. 1964
Dedication Written as a commission of the New York Philharmonic Society
for the new organ in Philharmonic Hall (Lincoln Center), New York
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25-28 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Organ and Orchestra
Solo - organ
Orchestra
2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (Bb)
2 bassoons, contrabassoon
2 horns (F), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, cymbals, suspended cymbal, snare drum,
bass drum, glockenspiel, celesta, strings
External Links Hindemith Foundation

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