String Quintet, Op.28 (Ries, Franz)

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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1878]. Plate 5070.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.5050, n.d.[1996-2010].
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Work Title String Quintet
Alternative. Title
Composer Ries, Franz
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.28
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFR 8
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro poco agitato ( = 108)
II. Intermezzo. Vivace ( = 120)
III. Andante con variazioni ( = 52)
IV. Finale. Allegro assai ( = 152) — Andante — Presto
First Publication. 1878 – Kistner
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, 2 violas, cello

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All 4 movements, unusually, in C minor (though the Andante ends in C major.)