Cello Concerto, Op.33 (Foote, Arthur)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

II. Andante con moto - also called "Romanza" (in D major)

For Cello and Piano (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. Boston: The Arthur P. Schmidt Co., 1908. Plate A.P.S. 7944.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Full Score

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Editor Patrick Meadows
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Misc. Notes This edition is based on the manuscript copy with corrections to the composer's score by cellist Douglas Moore held in the Edwin A. Fleisher Collection of Orchestral Music at the Free Library of Philadelphia, with their permission, and with final references to the composer's monograph held in the New York Public Library.
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General Information

Work Title Cello Concerto, Op.33
Alternative. Title Concerto in G minor for Cello and Orchestra
Composer Foote, Arthur
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.33 (originally Op.16)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAF 13
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1887 to August 30, 1893
First Performance. 1894-11-30 in Chicago, Auditorium Theatre.
Theodore Thomas Orchestra of Chicago
Bruno Steindel (cello solo) ; Theodore Thomas (conductor)
First Publication. 2008
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation cello solo + 2 Flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 3 trombones, timpani, strings.
External Links NYPL Permanent Link for Microfilm of Holograph Full Score with useful information.

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The cellist Douglas Moore revived the work in 1983, and played it several times:

  • Urbana IL 1995
  • Cedar Rapids IA 1987
  • Bennington VT 1985
  • Fall River MA 1985
  • Arlington VA 1984
  • Alexandria VA 1983
  • Rochester MN 1983
  • New London CT 1983