Variations brillantes, Op.40 (Mayseder, Joseph)


Sheet Music


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Publisher. Info. Bordeaux: Fillastre et Neveu, n.d. Plate J.N. 448.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Violin and Piano

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Editor Ludwig Abel (1835-1895)
Publisher. Info. Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d.[1894]. Plate 2088.
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General Information

Work Title Variations brillantes
Alternative. Title
Composer Mayseder, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.40
Key E major
First Publication. 1825 ca.
Dedication Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Solo: violin
Orchestra (Version 1): strings
Orchestra (Version 2): 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, strings
Mss Sources RISM 454006137
RISM 500501386
External Links Description at BNF

Misc. Comments

if Abel edited, who made the arrangement - also Abel? - Schissel

Apparently originally for violin and strings, quartet or orchestra- see RISM link.

Violin and quartet-or-orchestra version published by Richault in 1825 (parts, plate 1151 R)- see Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 1e série, 14e année (28e de la collection), Nº 34, 20 Août 1825, p.566, r.216.