Symphony, Op.79 (Esser, Heinrich)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Mainz: Schott, n.d.[1870]. Plate 20000.
Misc. Notes Page 62 (68 of PDF) and nearby pages of PDF are badly over-cropped, probably missing some notes- not as complete a score as one would like.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony
Alternative. Title
Composer Esser, Heinrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.79
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements.
  1. Lento - Allegro vivace - Animato
  2. Adagio (D major)
  3. Scherzo. Allegro non troppo. (G major)
  4. Finale. Allegro animato
First Publication. 1869/70 – Mainz: Schott
Dedication Constantin, Count of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (Konstantin zu Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1828–1896))
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Flutes, oboes, clarinets (A), bassoons, 4 horns (F), trumpets (E), trombones (in finale), timpani, strings

Misc. Comments

Publication noted in the January, 1870 issue so probably published late in 1869.

An earlier symphony in D minor (Op.44) published ca.1854.