String Quintet No.25, Op.61 (Onslow, George)

Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Theo Wyatt
KGill (2010/10/9)

Editor First edition (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Schlesinger, n.d.[1840]. Plate M.S. 3145.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.5602, n.d.[1996-2010].
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Merton-Ourtext Project.
The pages have been arranged 2-up in imposition (booklet) order for duplex printing on A3 paper and require an A3 printer. Alternatively, this work can be mail-ordered from Ourtext's website. Ourtext prints have undergone editing, and legibility and accuracy can be expected to be superior to Merton archive files displayed here. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France 1e série, 29e année, Nº 44, 31 Octobre 1840, p.600, r.456.
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General Information

Work Title String Quintet No.25
Alternative. Title
Composer Onslow, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.61
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGO 87
Key F minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro espressivo e moderato ( = 108)
  2. Scherzo. Vivace ( = 132)
  3. Adagio cantabile ( = 60)
  4. Finale. Allegretto ( = 92)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1839
First Publication. 1840
Dedication Adrien-François Servais (Monsieur Servais)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos (or cello and double bass)