Overture No.1 on Three Greek Themes, Op.3 (Glazunov, Aleksandr)




FLAC file (audio)
Rgagnaux (2017/9/11)

Performer Pages Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (orchestra)
Edmond Appia (conductor)
Performers Edmond Appia (conductor)
Publisher Info. Lusanne: Radio Suisse Romande, 1960.
Reissue Schattdorf: Gagnaux Collection
Misc. Notes Recorded September 21, 1960. Portrait on the right: Edmond Appia
Javascript is required for this feature.
TN-PMLP68009-Glasunow Op3 OSR Appia-4490.jpg


Javascript not enabled.

Sheet Music

Full Scores

PDF scanned by US-R
Peter (2009/4/4)

PDF scanned by US-R
Peter (2009/4/4)

Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. St. Petersburg: M.P. Belaieff, n.d.[1885]. Plate 1.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Overture No.1
Alternative. Title Ouverture sur trois thèmes grecs
Composer Glazunov, Aleksandr
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAG 47
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
  1. Adagio (= 54) - Moderato molto - Allegro (= 108)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1881-84
First Publication. 1885
Dedication L.A. Bourgault-Ducoudray
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 2 trumpets (B), 3 trombones, tuba,
timpani, triangle, side drum, cymbals, bass drum, harp (ad lib.), strings

Misc. Comments

The themes come from a collection by the dedicatee. Dates of composition, 1881-84, on the last page of the score.