Capriccio (Janáček, Leoš)

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Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Praha: Státní nakladatelství krásné hudby, literatury a umení (SNKHLU), 1953. Plate 2805.
Misc. Notes Pdf starts with description of the work in Czech, Russian, German, English and French.
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General Information

Work Title Capriccio
Alternative. Title Defiance, Vzdor
Composer Janáček, Leoš
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. JW VII/12
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILJ 36
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio
  3. Allegretto
  4. Andante
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926
First Performance. 1928 March 2
First Publication. 1953
Average DurationAvg. Duration 17 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation flute (doubling piccolo), 2 trumpets (F), tenor tuba, 3 trombones, piano left-hand
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