Preis-Sextett, Op.68 (Krug, Arnold)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Theo Wyatt
KGill (2010/10/17)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1897]. Plate 8810.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.6004, n.d.(1996-2010).
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General Information

Work Title Preis-Sextett
Alternative. Title
Composer Krug, Arnold
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.68
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAK 3
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio tranquillo
  3. Finale. Allegro
First Publication. 1897 – Leipzig: Fr. Kistner
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, violotta (tenor viola), cello, cellone / 2 violins, 2 violas, 2 cellos
External Links Essay at accompanying the premiere recording (coupled with Draeseke’s quintet in A major, 1897, with violotta)

Misc. Comments

The Draeseke had already been recorded in an alternate version as a cello quintet (2 cellos etc.), but in this recording, with the Krug, also had its premiere (in its original version, that is.)