Cello Sonata, Op.31 (Wellesz, Egon)

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Sheet Music

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PDF scanned by Jeffrey Quick
Jaquick (2019/1/2)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1923. Plate U.E. 7257.
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General Information

Work Title Sonata for Violoncello Solo
Alternative. Title Sonate (atonal) für violoncell solo
Composer Wellesz, Egon
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.31
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEW 10
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920 August 26-27
First Publication. 1923
Average DurationAvg. Duration 12 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation cello
External Links Sound sample and description at Universal Edition

Misc. Comments

Given in some sources as Op.30 (which however actually belongs to his Persisches Ballett.)

Description from HMB more accurately indicates its key or lack of: "Sonate (atonal)". Ending on C does not mean C major tonality.