String Quartet No.1, Op.27 (Draeseke, Felix)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Theo Wyatt
KGill (2010/5/30)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Engraver Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1885]. Plate 6516.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.4129, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Draeseke, Felix
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.27
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFD 41
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro risoluto
  2. Largo
  3. Menuetto. Allegro moderato - Intermezzo. Un poco più mosso
  4. Presto con fuoco
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1880 Spring
First Publication. 1885 – Leipzig: Fr. Kistner
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
External Links Draeseke Society essay