String Quintet No.27, Op.68 (Onslow, George)



Sheet Music


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

Editor First edition ? (reprint)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Fr. Kistner, n.d.[1846]. Plate 1458.
Reprinted London: Merton Music, No.5603, n.d.[1996-2010].
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General Information

Work Title String Quintet No.27
Alternative. Title
Composer Onslow, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.68
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGO 88
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro grandioso ( = 108)
  2. Adagio cantabile ( = 60)
  3. Scherzo. Allegro impetuoso ( = 76)
  4. Finale. Allegretto ( = 60)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1845
First Publication. 1846
Dedication Frères Rignault
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22-25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos (or cello and double bass)