Sonatine No.1, TrV 288 (Strauss, Richard)

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Editor Willi Schuh. (1900-1986) [preface]
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1964. Plate B. & H. 19177.
Misc. Notes Preface has been removed for being copyrighted in Canada and the EU.
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General Information

Work Title Sonatine No.1
Alternative. Title Aus der Werkstatt eines Invaliden (From the Workshop of an Invalid), for 16 wind instruments
Composer Strauss, Richard
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. TrV 288
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
I. Allegro moderato (4/4, F major)
II. Romance and Minuet
Andante (4/8, A major)
Tempo di Menuetto (3/4, A minor-A major)
III. Finale: Allegro molto (3/4, F major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1943
First Performance. 1944-06-18 in Dresden, Tonk√ľnstlerverein
Winds of the Saxon State Orchestra, Karl Elmendorff (conductor)
First Publication. 1964
Average DurationAvg. Duration 28 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 16 Wind Instruments
2 flutes, 2 oboes, clarinet (C), 2 clarinets (B/A), basset horn (F)
bass clarinet (B/A), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns (F)

Misc. Comments

Performance information comes from the Preface by Dr. Willi Schuh. (1900-1986) in the Boosey & Hawkes edition above which mentions the 1944 performance in Dresden.