Piano Quartet No.3, Op.3 (Mendelssohn, Felix)

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Performances

Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Editor Julius Rietz (1812–1877)
Publisher. Info. Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdys Werke, Serie 9
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1875. Plate M.B. 40.
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, No.1192, n.d.(1933).
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister, n.d.(ca.1833). Plate 1724.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Edition Peters, n.d. Plate 9300.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn and Piano (Clements)

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Arranger Patrick Clements (b. 1943)
Publisher. Info. Patrick Clements, 2004.
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Misc. Notes The wind parts are arranged from the string parts. The piano part (not included here) can be played unchanged but would be improved with a few omissions. Details are given in the "amendments to piano part" pdf.
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For Piano 4 Hands

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister, n.d.(ca.1835?). Plate 2035.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Quartet No. 3 in B minor, Op. 3
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Composer Mendelssohn, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op. 3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFM 129
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro molto - Più allegro
  2. Andante (E major)
  3. Allegro molto (F minor)
  4. Finale. Allegro vivace
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1824 October–1825 January
First Publication. 1825 – Berlin: Fr. Laue
Dedication Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

Misc. Comments

First published by Laue of Berlin 1825; then issued by Richault, Paris, 1827 ("nouvelle édition avec changements... corrections par l'auteur") (parts, no full score, both cases) - see "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: A Guide to Research", p.249.