Sinfonia Antarctica (Symphony No.7) (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)

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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1953.
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4 more: 2. Scherzo: Moderato • 3. Landscape: Lento • 4. Intermezzo: Andante sostenuto • 5. Epilogue. Alla marcia, moderato (non troppo allegro)

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Reprinted Same, 1968.
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General Information

Work Title Sinfonia Antartica
Alternative. Title Symphony No.7
Composer Vaughan Williams, Ralph
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRV 74
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Prelude. Andante maestoso
  2. Scherzo. Moderato
  3. Landscape. Lento
  4. Intermezzo. Andante sostenuto
  5. Epilogue. Alla marcia, moderato (non troppo allegro)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1952
First Performance. 1953-01-14
Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli (conductor)
First Publication. 1953
Dedication Ernest Irving (1878-1953)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 42 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation soprano, female chorus (SSA)
3 flutes (3rd also piccolo), 2 oboes, english horn
2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon
4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, cymbals, snare drum, tenor drum, bass drum
tam-tam, chimes, glockenspiel, xylophone, vibraphone, wind machine
celesta, harp, piano, organ, strings
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Symphonies by Ralph Vaughan Williams