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|Work Title||Piano Concerto No.1|
|Composer||Tellefsen, Thomas Dyke Acland|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.8|
|Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's||3 movements: |
I. Allegro moderato
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1847—1848|
|First Performance.||1852 March 31, Salle Pleyel (piano: Tellefsen; Société Sainte-Cécile, cond. François Seghers) — only mvts. 2 & 3?|
1855, October 27, Stockholm (first full performance?)
|Dedication||Oscar I, King of Sweden and Norway|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||29 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Piano (solo), Orchestra|
|Mss Sources||@ Norwegian National Library|
Recorded on a Simax Classics CD (PSC 1232), 2005 (recordings from 2003), with the 2nd piano concerto. (Einar Steen-Nøkleberg, piano ; Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, Terje Mikkelsen, conductor.) Information on first performances is based on the booklet to that cd. Also recorded on an Accord CD (AccordACD177, 2012. The notes to that CD only mention the Paris premiere.
Société Sainte-Cécile was founded by belgian violonist & conductor François J-B Seghers (1801—1881, one of the founders of the Conservatoire Orchestra) and lasted till 1854.