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|Composition Year||1932-34, sketches begin in 1931|
|Genre Categories||; ;|
|Work Title||Symphony in F minor|
|Alternative. Title||Symphony No.4|
|Composer||Vaughan Williams, Ralph|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IRV 85|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1932-34, sketches begin in 1931|
|First Performance.||1935-04-10 in London
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||32 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
Composition begun by early 1932. According to "The Symphony: A Listener's Companion" and also Schaarwächter (Two Centuries of British Symphonism, pp.725-29) it was in fact already sketched in 1931-32 besides. Concluded in 1934 according to Schaarwächter, p.726.
|Symphonies by Ralph Vaughan Williams|