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London: Oxford University Press, 1948. n.p.
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||Symphony in E minor (Symphony No.6)
||Symphony No.6 in E minor
||Vaughan Williams, Ralph
||4 movements (without pauses)
- Allegro –
- Moderato –
- Scherzo. Allegro vivace –
- Epilogue. Moderato
|Year/Date of Composition
||1948-04-21 in London
- BBC Symphony Orchestra, Adrian Boult
||Early 20th century
- Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets (in B♭),
- tenor saxophone also bass clarinet (in B♭), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon
- 4 horns (in F), 3 trumpets (in B♭), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, percussion (3 or 4 players: side drum, triangle, bass drum, cymbals, xylophone),
harp (pref. doubled), strings
Vaughan Williams’ Symphonies (RVW Society)