Sinfonietta in E major (Hindemith, Paul)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Schott & Co. Ltd., No.4070, 1950. Plate 37625.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. There are some pages that the measures lines look to be faded and the notes are somewhat illegible but most of the pages are high quality and have no issues.
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  • Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Werner Andreas Albert (conductor)
I. Fast-Schnell; II. Adagio and Fugato
III. Intermezzo ostinato; IV. Recitative and Rondo

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General Information

Work Title Sinfonietta in E
Alternative. Title Sinfonietta in E für Orchester
Composer Hindemith, Paul
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPH 129
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Fast-Schnell: ( = 108)
II. Adagio and Fugato: ( = 50) -
Andante - Adagio ( = 50-60) - largamente - Come sopra - Fugato: Allegretto ( = 88)
III. Intermezzo ostinato. Presto: ( = 92)
IV. Recitative and Rondo - Lento - Rondo ( = 120-126)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1949/50
First Performance. 1950-01-03 in Louisville, Kentucky
The Louisville Orchestra, Paul Hindemith (conductor)
First Publication. 1950
Average DurationAvg. Duration 21 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Modern
Piece Style Modern
Instrumentation Orchestra
piccolo, flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons
3 horns (F), trumpet (B), 2 trombones, tuba
3 timpani, Percussion (1 player): pair of cymbals, crash cymbals, glockenspiel
celesta, strings
External Links Hindemith Foundation