Piano Quintet No.2, Op.63 (Gernsheim, Friedrich)



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KGill (2010/7/17)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: N. Simrock, n.d.[1897]. Plate 10916.
Reprinted London: London: Merton Music, No.5727, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title Piano Quintet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Gernsheim, Friedrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.63
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFG 29
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Molto moderato ( = 132)
  2. Adagio ( = 44)
  3. Allegretto molto grazioso e sempre scherzando ( = 108)
  4. Allegro giocoso, ma non troppo presto ( = 104)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1896 May-August
First Performance. 1897 February 12 (composer, piano)
First Publication. 1897
Dedication The Bohemian Quartet (Böhmischen Streichquartett) (Karel Hoffmann (1872-1936) & Josef Suk (1874-1935), violins; Oskar Nedbal (1874-1930), viola; & Hanuš Wihan (1855-1920), violoncello)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello, piano
External Links Edition Silvertrust
Preface to a score of Gernsheim's piano quintets by Stephen Luttmann, 2010