Jeanne d'Arc, Op.91 (Moscheles, Ignaz)

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For Piano 4 hands (Composer)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1835]. Plate 1089.
Misc. Notes This score includes measure numbers.
Part of the research project Romantic Overtures, 1820-1850
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Work Title Jeanne d'Arc
Alternative. Title Overture for orchestra ; Ouverture zu Schiller's Trauerspeil Die Jungfrau von Orleans ; Ouverture de Jeanne d’Arc, Tragédie de Schiller à grand Orchestre.
Composer Moscheles, Ignaz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.91
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IIM 42
Key F major (ending F minor)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1834-35
First Performance. 1835 January or earlier
First Publication. 1835
Average DurationAvg. Duration 11 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 3 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, strings
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Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1835), p.82 for full score.

In the "Life of Moscheles" one sees that Moscheles substituted the present Andante Religioso e funebre conclusion on hearing of the fire at the House of Lords in October 1834. The work received a performance - its premiere?? - in January 1835. Life of Moscheles (pp.310-314).

Instrumentation from Deutsche Nationalbibliothek.