Piano Sonata, B.69 (Bloch, Ernest)

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Publisher. Info. Milano: Carisch, 1957. Plate 17135.
Misc. Notes This edition could be a reprint of the 1936 first edition. Re-publication in 1957 without the 1936 notice present would then be publication with a defective notice - injecting the work into the US public domain.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata
Alternative. Title Sonata for Piano
Composer Bloch, Ernest
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. B.69
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEB 16
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Maestoso ed energico ( = ca 48-52) - Animato ( = ca 152)
  2. Pastorale. Andante ( = 58 per cominciare, poi sempre liberamente)
  3. Moderato alla marcia ( = 100)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1935 March-October, Paris-Châtel
First Performance. 1936 February 7, Geneva
Guido Agosti, piano
First Publication. 1936
Dedication Guido Agosti
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano
External Links Ernest Bloch Legacy
Wikipedia article (French)

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One published version at least has "Sonata for Piano in D minor", though the work does conclude more in E/B minor... (not that that's unusual in 1935.)