Overture to Schiller's 'Don Carlos', Op.94 (Ries, Ferdinand)

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Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1830]. Plate 2880.
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Work Title Overture to Schiller's 'Don Carlos'
Alternative. Title Ouverture für das grosse Orchester zu dem Trauerspiel von Schiller: Don Carlos
Composer Ries, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.94
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFR 50
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 (Larghetto con motto — Allegro molto vivace)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1815, London
First Publication. 1830 – Bonn: N. Simrock
Dedication seinem Freunde dem Herrn geheimen Ober Medicinal und Regierungsrath Wegeler [Franz Wegeler], Ritter mehrerer Orden
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons + 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones + timpani + strings