Ciaconna gotica (Dopper, Cornelis)

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Sheet Music


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Schalltrichter (2013/7/30)

Publisher. Info. Leipzig: D. Rahter, 1923. Plate 4382.
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General Information

Work Title Ciaconna gotica
Alternative. Title Gothic Chaconne
Composer Dopper, Cornelis
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICD 1
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 sections
  1. Adagio mesto, con molta tristezza
  2. Largo
  3. Adagio mesto
  4. Allegretto-Moderato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920
First Publication. 1923
Dedication Willem Mengelberg and the Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Orchestra: Piccolo, 3 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, harp, strings.
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Misc. Comments

Recorded once or twice (1940s or '50s by Concertgebouworkest/Mengelberg (may not be a commercial recording, but has circulated); and perhaps more recently. (NM Classics, 1995, with Bakels conducting the Chaconne, along with the composer's 7th symphony and Anrooy's Piet Hein Rhapsody.))