Elegie in E-flat major, BV 286 (Busoni, Ferruccio)



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Scores and Parts

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, No.5188, 1921. Plate 28672.
Reprinted Wiesbaden, n.d.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Viola or Cello and Piano (Mandozzi)

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Arranger Orfeo Mandozzi
Publisher. Info. Minusio: Orfeo Mandozzi
Misc. Notes Use piano score from original version
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General Information

Work Title Elegie
Alternative. Title Elegie für Klarinette und Klavier
Elegy for Clarinet and Piano
Composer Busoni, Ferruccio
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BV 286
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFB 16
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920 (September 1919 to January 1920)
First Publication. 1921
Dedication Edmondo Allegra (1889–1939/1950, Italian clarinetist)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation clarinet, piano

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  • Dates of composition: September 1919, January 1920
Ref: Beaumont, Antony (1985). Busoni the Composer, p. 371. London: Faber and Faber. ISBN 0571131492
  • Publication history:
1. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, Copyright 1921, Ed.5188, Plate 28672 (Partitur: 5 pages; Clarinet part: 1 page), dated at end of publication: (London-Zürich, 1920)
a. Leipzig: VEB Breitkopf & Härtel, 1953 or later
b. Wiesbaden: Breitkopf & Härtel, [1966]
Ref: Kindermann, Jürgen (1980). Thematisch-chronologisches Verzeichnis der Werke von Ferruccio B. Busoni. Studien zur Musikgeschichte des 19. Jahrhunderts, vol. 19, p. 344. Regensburg: Gustav Bosse Verlag. ISBN 3764920335