Fire-Fly Fantasie and Variations, Op.52 (Dressler, William)

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Publisher. Info. New York: Wm. Hall & Son, 1852. Plate 2013.
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General Information

Work Title Fire-Fly Fantasie and Variations
Alternative. Title Brilliant Fantasie and Variations on Fowler's Fire Fly Polka
Composer Dressler, William
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.52
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IWD 9
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement in 6 sections (Introduction, Theme, 3 Variations, Finale)
First Publication. 1852 – New York: Wm. Hall & Son (plate 2013)
Dedication Henry C. Timm Esq.
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piano

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The second variation, a C minor march, seems particularly interesting.

Fowler is J.A. Fowler, b.1822.