21 Hungarian Dances (Piano), WoO 1 (Brahms, Johannes)

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Hungarian Dance No.2 in D minor

For Violin and Piano (Joachim)

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Lekro (2014/7/22)

Performer Pages Caroline Goulding (violin)
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Publisher Info. Boston: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.
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Hungarian Dance No.5 in F# minor

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Ralph Theo Misch (2010/8/3)

Performer Pages Arthur Nikisch (Piano)
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Recorded February 9 1906 for Welte-Mignon reproducing piano.
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For 4 Saxophones (Sousa)

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Hungarian Dance No.5 in F minor

For Recorders (Beer)

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Performers Hans-Peter Beer
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Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.(1869, 1880). Plates 336, 337, 8167, 8168.
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Editor William Scharfenberg (1819-1895), No. 11-21
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, No.257, 439, 1898. Plate 10727, 11033, 11034.
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Editor Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857–1929)
Publisher. Info. Johannes Brahms: Sämtliche Werke, Band 12:
Werke für Klavier zu vier Händen
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1926-27. Plate J.B. 49.
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Editor Sigismondo Cesi (1869-1936)
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Cello and Piano (Piatti)

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Arranger Alfredo Carlo Piatti (1822–1901)
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For Piano Solo (Brahms)

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Editor William Scharfenberg (1819-1895)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, No.256, 431, 1893, 1898. Plate 10785-87, 11017-18.
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Editor Eusebius Mandyczewski (1857–1929)
Publisher. Info. Johannes Brahms: Sämtliche Werke, Band 15:
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1926-27. Plate J.B. 78.
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For Violin, Cello and Piano 4-hands (Hermann)

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Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
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For 4 Saxophones (Sousa)

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For Violin, Cello and Piano 4-hands (Hermann)

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Arranger Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
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For 2 Violins and Accordion (Shi)

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For 2 Pianos

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For Piano Solo (Moszkowski)

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Arranger Moritz Moszkowski (1854–1925)
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Heft I (Nos.1-5)

For Violin and Piano (Joachim)

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Arranger Joseph Joachim (1831-1907)
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Arranger Joseph Joachim (1831-1907)
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Arranger Joseph Joachim (1831–1907)
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Heft II (Nos.6-10)

For Violin and Piano (Joachim)

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Arranger Joseph Joachim (1831-1907)
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Heft III (Nos.11-16)

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Heft IV (Nos.11-21)

For Violin and Piano (Joachim)

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Arranger Joseph Joachim (1831–1907)
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For Piano Solo (Kirchner)

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Arranger Theodor Kirchner (1823–1903)
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For Violin and Piano (Klengel)

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Hungarian Dance No.1 in G minor

For Piano Trio (Moffat)
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Hungarian Dance No.4 in F minor

For Violin and Piano (Joachim)

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Hungarian Dance No.5 in F minor

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Arranger Louis Philippe Laurendeau (1861–1916)
Publisher. Info. Universal Band Journal, No.752
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For 15 Saxophones, Percussion and Piano (Larocque)

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For Strings (Loncán)

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For 3 Violins and 3 Violas (Loncán)

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For Brass Quintet (Sousa)

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For String Quintet (Erblich)

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For 4 Recorders (Beer)

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For Horn, Trumpet, Trombone and Tuba (Beardwood)

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For Violin and Piano (Joachim?)

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For Violin solo (Diao)

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Hungarian Dance No.6 in D major

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For Violin, Cello and Piano (Ries)

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For Violin and Piano (Hermann)

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For Violin and Piano (Kneisel)
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Hungarian Dance No.7 in F major

For Piano (Philipp)

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Hungarian Dance No.17 in F# minor

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For Violin and Piano (Kreisler)

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Original Version (Piano 4-hands)
2. Allegro non assai (D minor)
7. Allegretto (F major)
8. Presto (A minor)
Piano solo (Moszkowski)
2. Allegro non assai (D minor)
3. Allegretto (F major)

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General Information

Work Title Hungarian Dances
Alternative. Title Ungarische Tänze
Composer Brahms, Johannes
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. WoO 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 21 dances:
  1. Allegro molto (G minor)
  2. Allegro non assai (D minor)
  3. Allegretto (F major)
  4. Poco sostenuto (F minor)
  5. Allegro (F minor)
  6. Vivace (D major)
  7. Allegretto (F major)
  8. Presto (A minor)
  9. Allegro non troppo (E minor)
  10. Presto (E major)
  11. Poco andante (D minor)
  12. Presto (D minor)
  13. Andantino grazioso (D major)
  14. Un poco andante (D minor)
  15. Allegretto grazioso (B major)
  16. Con moto (F minor)
  17. Andantino (F minor)
  18. Molto vivace (D major)
  19. Allegretto (B minor)
  20. Poco allegretto (E minor)
  21. Vivace (E minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1858–68 (Nos.1 to 10)
1880 (Nos.11 to 21)
First Performance. 1868-11-01 in Oldenburg (Nos.1 to 10)
1880-05-03 in Mehlem (Nos.11 to 21)
First Publication. 1869 (Nos.1 to 10)
1880 (Nos.11 to 21)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 51 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano 4-hands
Related Works 21 Hungarian Dances (Orchestra), WoO 1
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Misc. Comments

Version History

  • Composed for piano 4-hands, between 1858 and 1868 (Nos.1 to 10), 1879 (Nos.11 to 21)
  • Nos.1 to 10 were arranged for solo piano by Brahms, 1872
  • Nos.1, 3 and 10 were arranged for orchestra by Brahms, 1873 (first performance in this version: Lepizig, 5 February 1874; first published in 1874).