Cello Concerto, Op.21 (Atterberg, Kurt)

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For Cello and Piano

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Arranger composer (?)
Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, No.5243, 1923. Plate 29037.
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General Information

Work Title Cello Concerto
Alternative. Title Konzert für Violoncell und Orchester
Composer Atterberg, Kurt
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.21
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IKA 3
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement in 4 sections:
[I.] Andante cantabile – Allegro –
[II.] – Allegro molto –
[III.] - Adagio - Poco più mosso – Adagio –
[IV.] - Allegro – Cadenza – Allegro – Con moto – Maestoso – Molto allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1917-22
First Performance. 1923 January 6, Berlin, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Hans Bottermund, cello, conducted by the composer
First Publication. 1923 – Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel
Average DurationAvg. Duration 35 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: cello
Orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd piccolo), 2 oboes (2nd optional), 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons (2nd optional) + 2 horns, 2 trumpets (2nd optional), 2 trombones + timpani + strings
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