Symphonie brève, Op.58 (Gouvy, Louis Théodore)
Paris: S. Richault, n.d. (ca.1874). Plate 15930 R.
Original images: 300dpi, grayscale jpg2000 files approx. 1900 by 3060 pixels. Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins. Perhaps a stop-gap score as many notes have very faint stems.
|Work Title||Symphonie brève|
|Alternative Title||Variations et rondo pour orchestre|
|Composer||Gouvy, Louis Théodore|
|First Performance||1873 Dec. ?|
|First Publication||1874? – Paris: S. Richault|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: flutes, oboes, clarinets (B♭/C), bassoons + 4 horns (G/B, G/C), trumpets (C) + timpani + strings|
Premiere performance reviewed (somewhat negatively) in the 15 Dec. 1873 issue of La chronique musicale, page 289.
Arrangement for piano 4 hands published by Richault in 1876. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France (2d Series, Vol.20, No.17, 22 April 1876, p.222, reg. no.1410). Other publications at the same time include the Serenades for piano Nos.16, 17, and 18 and re-issues of the Duets, op.50