Variations and Fugue on a Russian Folksong, Op.8 (Knorr, Iwan)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1912. Plate V. A. 3321.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. The Volksausgabe edition seems to be conjectured by libraries to date somewhere to the early 20th century. The first edition (1891) had plate 19100. 1912 guess based on WorldCat (note the specific "Edition Breitkopf 3321" at the Staats und Universität Bremen catalog entry. They seem quite certain as to the date, which makes a person wonder whether... ah. there's a "1/1912" on the last page of the score and the color cover. Is that a year? Guessing it is... - ES
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Work Title Variations and Fugue on a Russian Folksong
Alternative. Title Variationen und Fuge über ein russisches Volkslied. Für 2 Pianoforte zu 4 Händen. Op. 8.
Composer Knorr, Iwan
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.8
Key B-flat minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement (theme, 11 variations, fugue, coda)
First Publication. 1891 – Breitkopf und Härtel (plate 19100)
Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1891), p.125
Dedication Seinen Freunden Lazzaro Uzielli und Ernst Engesser.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Pianos