Symphony No.2, Op.54 (Widor, Charles-Marie)



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For Piano 4 Hands (Benfeld)

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Schissel (2010/8/4)

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Arranger A. Benfeld (fl.1890-1920)
Publisher. Info. Paris: A. Durand & Fils, n.d. (ca. 1893) Plate D. & F. 4689.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Widor, Charles-Marie
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.54
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4:
  1. Allegro vivace
  2. Moderato (C minor)
  3. Andante con moto (D minor)
  4. Vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1882 ??
First Publication. 1882 (reduction?)
1885 (full score)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 cornets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, strings

Misc. Comments

Could this be his symphony whose full orchestral score was published by Heugel in 1885 (Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 2e série, 74e année, Nº 52, 26 Décembre 1885, p.767, r.4624.) (listed in BdlF only as "symphonie, partition d'orchestre, Heugel" etc.) ... ah, BNF suggests so.