Florida (Delius, Frederick)

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Sheet Music


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Editor Thomas Beecham (1879-1961)
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1963. Plate B. & H. 18482.
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General Information

Work Title Florida
Alternative. Title Suite for Orchestra
Composer Delius, Frederick
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Th.VI/1
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFD 17
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 sections
  1. Daybreak — Dance
  2. By the River
  3. Sunset — Near the Plantation
  4. At Night
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1886-87
First Performance. 1888 (Spring) in Leipzig, Restaurant Rosenthal
Orchestra, Hans Sitt (conductor)
First Publication. 1963
Dedication To the people of Florida
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra (3 flutes (3rd doubling piccolo), 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion (triangle, tambourine, cymbals, bass drum), harp, strings)
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