Overture No.1 on Three Greek Themes, Op.3 (Glazunov, Aleksandr)




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Performer Pages Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (orchestra)
Edmond Appia (conductor)
Performers Edmond Appia (conductor)
Publisher Info. Lusanne: Radio Suisse Romande, 1960.
Reissue Schattdorf: Gagnaux Collection
Misc. Notes Recorded September 21, 1960. Portrait on the right: Edmond Appia
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Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. St. Petersburg: M.P. Belaieff, n.d.[1885]. Plate 1.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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General Information

Work Title Overture No.1
Alternative. Title Ouverture sur trois thèmes grecs
Composer Glazunov, Aleksandr
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAG 47
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
  1. Adagio (= 54) - Moderato molto - Allegro (= 108)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1881-84
First Publication. 1885
Dedication L.A. Bourgault-Ducoudray
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 2 trumpets (B), 3 trombones, tuba,
timpani, triangle, side drum, cymbals, bass drum, harp (ad lib.), strings

Misc. Comments

The themes come from a collection by the dedicatee. Dates of composition, 1881-84, on the last page of the score.