Sonatine No.2, TrV 291 (Strauss, Richard)

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Publisher. Info. London: Hawkes & Son, 1952. Plate 17902.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi
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Work Title Sonatine No.2
Alternative. Title Fröhliche Werkstatt (Cheerful Workshop) for 16 Wind Instruments
Name Translations Sonatine nº 2 pour seize instruments à vent; Sonatina No. 2 "Frohliche Werkstatt"; Sonatina No 2 in E-flat major (Fröhliche Werkstatt) for 16 wind instruments
Name Aliases Fröhliche Werkstatt
Authorities BNF: 139197907
Composer Strauss, Richard
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. TrV 291
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRS 96
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro con brio, 3/4, E major
II. Andantino, sehr gemächlich (very leisurely), 4/8, B major
III. Menuett - Etwas lebhaft (lively), 3/4, E major
IV. Einleitung (Andante) und Allegro, 4/4, E major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1944-45 in Garmisch
First Performance. 1946-03-25 in Winterthur, Switzerland
Winterthur Musikkollegium, Dr. Hermann Scherchen (conductor)
First Publication. 1952 (As Symphony for Wind Instruments)
Dedication Werner Reinhart
Average DurationAvg. Duration 38 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 16 Wind Instruments
2 flutes, 2 oboes, clarinet (C), 2 clarinets (B), basset horn (F)
Bass clarinet (B), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns (F, E)

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Performance information is from the Sonatine No. 1, B & H. 1964 edition mentioned by Dr. Willi Schuh. (1900-1988) in his preface. -Sallen112