Polka for Prague Students, B.114 (Dvořák, Antonín)



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Editor Jiří Berkovec (1922–2008)
Publisher. Info. Souborné vydání díla, series 3, vol.24
Prague: Státní hudební vydavatelství (SHV), 1961. Plate H 3302.
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General Information

Work Title Polka for Prague Students
Alternative. Title
Composer Dvořák, Antonín
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. B.114 ; Op.53/A/1
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAD 63
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Tempo di polka
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1880 December 14
First Performance. 1881 January 6, Prague
36th Infantry Regiment Orchestra, conductor F. Sommer
First Publication. 190?
Dedication Students of Prague ("Dedicated to Prague students by Ant. Dvorak")
Average DurationAvg. Duration 2 minutes 30 seconds
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piccolo, flute, 2 clarinets, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, trombone, timpani, triangle, strings
External Links antonin-dvorak.cz
Extra Information Published, along with a galop (B.119), in piano reduction by Bote & Bock as Op.53 (not the Violin Concerto Op.53!) as "Polka und Galopp" maybe early in the 20th century. (WorldCat.)