||Fifth Symphony in F major, 'The Cambridge'
||Cowen, Frederic Hymen
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.
- Molto sostenuto e maestoso (♩= 56) - Allegro, poco tranquillo (♩‧ = 84)
- Allegretto, quasi Allegro (♩= 92) (B♭ major)
- Adagio molto sostenuto ( = 69) (D major)
- Allegro con fuoco, ma deciso ( = 96) (F minor)
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1887 June 9, the composer conducting, Cambridge University Music Society, The Guildhall, Cambridge. US premiere: 28 February 1888, Theodore Thomas conducting, Steinway Hall, NYC.
||Dr. Hans Richter (1843-1916)
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
||estimated 40 minutes.
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||2 Flutes, 2 Oboes, 2 Clarinets in B♭, Bassoons, 4 Horns in F, Trumpets in C, 2 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone, Tuba, 3 Timpani, Harp, Strings
A 2016 performance by the BBC was broadcast in February 2018 and will probably be released on EM Records (along with Percy Sherwood's Double Concerto.)