Viola Sonata (Hindemith, Paul)
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Scores and Parts
Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.3640, 1940. Plate 36091.
|Work Title||Viola Sonata|
|Alternative Title||Sonate für Bratsche und Klavier|
|Year/Date of Composition||1938 July-1939-04-13|
|First Performance||1939-04-23, Town Hall, New York
|First Publication||1940 – Mainz: Schott|
|Copyright Information||U.S. copyright status: |
Finale completed April 13 1939 according to above Hindemith Memorial Year site link. (First movement completed in 1938.)
Occasionally referred to as his viola sonata "No. 3" or "in F" in older sources, but never by Hindemith himself.
- -Paul Hindemith: A Research and Information Guide