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||Symphonie en ut# mineur
- I. Lento
- II. Andante molto moderato
- III. Vivace
- IV. Allegro energico e molto marcato
|Year/Date of Composition
||Early 20th century
- 4 Flutes (3 and 4 also Piccolo), 2 Oboes, English Horn,
- 3 Clarinets in B♭/A (3 also Bass Clarinet in B♭ and Clarinet in D), 2 Bassoons, Contrabassoon,
- 4 Horns in F, 4 Trumpets in C, 3 Trombones, 2 Tubas
Timpani, Percussion (Tam-tam, Cymbals, Triangle, Bass Drum, Snare Drum, Xylophone, Bells, Glockenspiel), 2 Harps, Strings
Bloch ended up composing several symphonies (some with title - "America", "Israel" - some without - Symphony in E-flat major, Symphony for Trombone and Orchestra, Sinfonia Breve - at least 6 ?)
It seems of all of them, this is the 2nd, as a first dating from around 1897 remains in manuscript. The last, after the E-flat symphony, was left incomplete (it seems?...)