Violin Sonata No.1, Op.77 (Rheinberger, Josef Gabriel)


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: R. Forberg, n.d.[1874]. Plates 1600, 2242.
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General Information

Work Title Violin Sonata No.1
Alternative. Title Sonate für Violine und Pianoforte Es-Dur, Op. 77
Composer Rheinberger, Josef Gabriel
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.77
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Movements
  1. Allegro con fuoco.
  2. Adagio espressivo.
  3. Finale alla Tarantella. Vivace.
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1874 February 20
First Performance. 1878 April 8, Franz Brückner, violin, Josef Giehrl, piano, Munich Oratorio Society concert
First Publication. 1874
Dedication Herrn. Baron Th. von Dreifus.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Violin and piano

Misc. Comments

Composed 12 to 20 February 1874. Composition and premiere dates from notes to the 1990 Christophorus recording of the two violin sonatas (Besig/Brembeck).