String Quintet, Op.171 (Ries, Ferdinand)


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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1833]. Plate 5419.
Misc. Notes Violin 1 part is complete - look for the apparently missing pages after Violin 2.
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General Information

Work Title String Quintet
Alternative. Title Grand Quintetto Pour 2 Violons, 2 Violes et Violoncelle
Composer Ries, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.171
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro
  2. Scherzo. Allegro
  3. Larghetto (con moto)
  4. Allegro molto vivace quasi presto
First Publication. 1833
Dedication Ignace von Houtem(?)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, 2 violas, cello

Misc. Comments

Published by Richault in 1833. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 1e série, 22e année (36e de la collection), N° 20, 18 mai 1833, p.320, r.61.

VIAF lists an Ignaz van Houtem 1764-1812...