Romantic Overture, GP 277 (Bax, Arnold)

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Publisher. Info. London: Murdoch, Murdoch & Co., 1928. Plate M. M. & Co. 463.
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Work Title Romantic Overture
Alternative. Title
Composer Bax, Arnold
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. GP 277
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAB 41
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926
First Performance. 1927 January 18
First Publication. 1928 – London: Murdoch, Murdoch & Co.
Dedication Frederick Delius
Average DurationAvg. Duration 12-15 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Orchestra: 2 flutes, oboe, 2 clarinets (A), 2 bassoons
2 horns (F), trumpet (C)
piano, strings
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For small orchestra and piano; written at the home of Philip Heseltine, another friend of the dedicatee.