String Quartet No.15, D.887 (Schubert, Franz)

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Publisher Info. Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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Misc. Notes original piano transcription by Roberto Novegno, synthesized audio file performance
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Sheet Music

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Editor Joseph Hellmesberger Sr. (1828-1893)
Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857–1929)
Publisher. Info. Franz Schubert's Werke, Serie V: Streichquartette, No.15
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1890. Plate F.S. 37.
Reprinted New York: Dover Publications, 1965.
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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Vienna: A. Diabelli et Comp., n.d.[1852]. Plate D. & C. No. 9099.
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Misc. Notes Hofmeister claims that the first edition was 1852 by Spina, but Spina did not exist as an imprint until ca.1858. This is (probably?) the 1852 entry in HMB?
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Editor Carl Herrmann (1810-1890)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1888). Plate 7245.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich)

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Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1822-1872)
Publisher. Info. Duos, Trios, Quartette, Quintette, Octett und Symphonien
Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1871). Plate 5275.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.15
Alternative. Title
Composer Schubert, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. D.887 ; Op.161 (posth.)
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro molto moderato
II. Andante un poco moto
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace — Trio. Allegretto
IV. Allegro assai
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1826
First Performance. 1850
First Publication. 1851 - Vienna: Diabelli, Plate D. & C. No. 9099.
(Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1852), p.218)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 45 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violin, viola, cello
External Links Wikipedia article
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Misc. Comments

  • According to external link: not performed in its entirety until 1850, not published until 1851.
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