5 Preludes (Gurney, Ivor)



Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Winthrop Rogers, 1921. Plate W.R. 2993.
Misc. Notes 600dpi scan, cleaned and restored by hand. Prelude 1, page 4, last system, middle bar, left hand is F natural in original.
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General Information

Work Title 5 Preludes
Alternative. Title Five Preludes for Piano
Composer Gurney, Ivor
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IIG 4
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 preludes
  1. Prelude in F-sharp major
  2. Prelude in A minor
  3. Prelude in D-flat major
  4. Prelude in F-sharp major
  5. Prelude in D major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1919-20
1. August 1919, Gloucester
2. September 1919, Causeway
3. Autumn 1919, High Wycombe
4. Autumn 1920, Earls Court
5. Summer 1919, Maisemore
First Publication. 1921 – London: Winthrop Rogers
Dedication see below
  1. Sir Charles Stanford
  2. Gerald James
  3. Mrs. Chapman
  4. Sidney Shimmin
  5. Winnie (probably Winifred Gurney the composer's sister)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano