Piano Quartet, Op.5 (Witte, George Hendrik)

Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

PDF scanned by Theo Wyatt
KGill (2010/9/14)

Editor Composer (revised edition)
Publisher. Info. Bremen: Praeger & Meier, No.2031, n.d.[1898]. Plate 226.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4738, n.d.(1996-2010).
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General Information

Work Title Piano Quartet
Alternative. Title
Composer Witte, George Hendrik
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.5
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGW 17
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Moderato assai (= 88) - Allegro con fuoco (Half note.png = 144)
  2. Sostenuto (= 60) - Poco più moderato (= 108) - Andante espressivo (= 72) - Vivace (♩‧ = 120) - Tempo primo
  3. Allegro vivace (Half note.png ‧ = 88)
  4. Allegro giojoso (Half note.png = 80)
First Performance. 1867 February 1, Leipzig (or earlier)
First Publication. 1867
Dedication Herrn Capellmeister Carl Reinecke zugeeignet.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 40 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano

Misc. Comments

Movement headers above are from the revised edition above- the first edition of 1867 may differ.

Re Feb. 1 1867 performance see Signale für die musikalische Welt.

"Vom Musik-Institut zu Florenz preisgekrönt".

Dedicatee information from WorldCat.