Symphony No.3, Op.78 (Spohr, Louis)



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Engraver Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel.
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Schlesinger, n.d.[1871]. Plate S. 1496 A.
Misc. Notes Original images: ca.300dpi, color jpg files approx. 1940 by 3000 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Imprinted with the same plate number as the first edition (1828) parts but Schlesinger does not appear to have issued a full score at that time.
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For Piano and Harmonium (Reinhard)

PDF scanned by Ralph Theo Misch
Ralph Theo Misch (2009/8/7)

PDF scanned by Ralph Theo Misch
Ralph Theo Misch (2009/8/7)

Arranger August Reinhard (1831-1912)
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Carl Simon, n.d. (ca.1905). Plate C.S. 2912.
Misc. Notes monochrome, 600 dpi, compr. CCITT group 4
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.3
Alternative. Title
Composer Spohr, Louis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.78
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Andante grave - Allegro
  2. Larghetto
  3. Scherzo
  4. Finale. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1828 March
First Performance. 1828 Easter Sunday, Kassel Orchestra, the composer conducting
First Publication. 1828
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes ca.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, strings
External Links Wikipedia article (French)
MPH preface
All Music Guide

Misc. Comments

Published in reduction in 1828 according to Cäcilia.

Symphonies by Louis Spohr