Symphony No.2 (Ives, Charles)

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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Ives, Charles
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements
  1. Andante moderato
  2. Allegro
  3. Adagio cantabile
  4. Lento maestoso
  5. Allegro molto vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1897-1901
First Performance. 1951-02-22 in New York
New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein (conductor)
First Publication. 1951
Average DurationAvg. Duration 35 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, snare drum, bass drum, strings
External Links Wikipedia article