Ballade for Piano Trio, Op.45 (Samson, Ludwig)

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Generoso (2009/11/29)

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Editor First edition ?
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Zittau: J. Loebel, n.d.[1893]. Plate J.L. 51 Z.
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General Information

Work Title Ballade for Piano Trio
Alternative. Title
Composer Samson, Ludwig
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.45
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILS 1
Key A minor
First Publication. 1893
Dedication Albert Wolfermann
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Violin, Cello and Piano

Misc. Comments

Arguably in A minor, despite presence of 3 sharps (A major) key signature throughout. Only the cello and piano opening bars give a distinct "A major" feel to the proceedings; as the violin enters at bar 5 we have at least a fair amount of minor mode (though a fair amount of major mode too) -the work decides to end in minor at last, anycase (last 7 bars). Hrm. Anyone else want to have a look (and a listen, if there's a performance to be heard, and decide whether it comes off as major or minor, not "sound unheard" quite the contrary but rather page unread?)