|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
- Allegro energico (F major)
- Vivace (D minor)
- Largo con gran espressione (D major)
- Allegro commodo (F minor)
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1910 September-November, Oberaudorf-Leipzig
||1911 March 12, Leipzig, Gewandhauskammermusik
||Herrn Justizrat Dr. Paul Röntsch
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||2 Violins, 2 Violas, and 2 Cellos
||Brief essay on the Reger sextet (German)|
MDG Notes to their recording of the Sextet (PDF, also in German)
All Music Guide
According to the MDG notes, Reger destroyed his sketches for the first movement except for four bars and then started over, and this with a deadline (it was written for performance at the Gewandhauskammermusik in March 1911 and indeed premiered there). - Schissel