Oboe Concerto (Boughton, Rutland)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Oboe and Piano (Composer)

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Daphnis (2010/2/16)

Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1937. Plate B. & H. 8020.
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General Information

Work Title Oboe Concerto No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Boughton, Rutland
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRB 8
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Allegro
  2. Adagio espressivo
  3. Allegro moderato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1936
First Performance. 1937 May 6, Boyd Neel String Orchestra, Guildhall, Oxford, Joy Boughton oboist
First Publication. 1937
Dedication For Joyance (Joy, the composer's daughter, 1913-1963)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Oboe solo and string orchestra
External Links Hyperion Records (notes by Michael Hurd, 1999)

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Oboe Concerto No.1 in C minor(1936), No.2 in G (1937) according to Wikipedia. No.1 in C has been recorded at least once. (There are three other concertos by Boughton - for flute & strings (1937), for string orchestra (1937), for trumpet & strings (1943).)