Cello Concerto in E-flat major, Op.3 (Hindemith, Paul)



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Kurt von Fischer (1913-2003)
Ludwig Finscher (1930-)
Winfried Kirsch (1931-)
Publisher. Info. Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1977.
Paul Hindemith: Sämtliche Werke, Band III,5 (PHA 305):
Konzert in Es-Dur fĂĽr Violoncello und Orchester op.3

Mainz: B. Schott’s Söhne, 1977. Plate B.S.S. 43621.
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Work Title Cello Concerto in E-flat major
Alternative. Title Konzert in Es-Dur fĂĽr Violoncello mit Begleitung des Orchester
Composer Hindemith, Paul
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPH 12
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements
  1. Mäßig schnell
  2. Romanze und Tarantella
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1915 (Late July, Mvt.1) - 1916-01-17 (Mvt.2) in Hungen, Nauheim, Iserlohn and Frankfurt
1916 (March 20-mid April) (Definitive Score)
First Performance. 1916-06-28 in Frankfurt am Main, Orchestra of the Hoch Conservatory
Maurits Frank (cello), Paul Hindemith (conductor)
First Publication. 1977 (SW: III,5, Full Score) – Mainz: Schott
1977 (Piano Reduction by Willy Giefer)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: cello
Orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 2 trumpets (B), 3 trombones, timpani, strings (12,12,8,6,6)
External Links Hindemith Foundation