Piano Concerto (Hindemith, Paul)

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Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, n.d.[1948]. Plate 37366.
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For 2 Pianos

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Work Title Klavier Konzert
Alternative. Title Concerto for Piano and Orchestra
Konzert für Klavier und Orchester
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Movements
I. Moderately fast (Mäßig schnell) (Half note.png = 60-66)
II. Slow (Langsam) (Eighth-note.png・= 100)
III. Medley „Tre Fontane“:
i. Canzona: Moderately Fast (Mäßig schnell) (♩‧ = 66) -
ii. March (Marsch): Fast (Schnell) (Half note.png = 72) -
iii. Valse lente: (Langsamer Waltzer) (Eighth-note.png = 50-54) -
iv. Caprice (♩‧ and ♩‧ + = 60) -
v. „Tre Fontane,“ medieval dance (Mittelalterlicher Tanz): Fast (Schnell) (= 126)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1945 August, Millbridge, Minnesota
1945-11-29, New Haven. (Full Score)
1946-07-20, Agua Blanca, Mexico (Piano Reduction)
First Performance. 1947-02-27 in Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland Orchestra
George Szell (conductor), Jesús Maria Sanromá (piano)
First Publication. 1948
Dedication Geschrieben für Jesús Maria Sanromá
Average DurationAvg. Duration 34 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Piano and Orchestra
Solo - Piano
Orchestra
piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), bass clarinet (B), 2 bassoons
2 horns (F), 2 trumpets (B), 2 trombones, tuba
timpani (3 drums), percussion (4 players), strings
bass drum, small tenor drum, snare drum, triangle,
cymbals, 2 tomtoms, tambourine, glockenspiel
External Links Hindemith Foundation

Misc. Comments

"March" from the third movement later used as an interlude (No.10) in the revised Neues vom Tage (q.v.)

-Paul Hindemith: A Research and Information Guide