String Quintet, Op.62 (Hoffmeister, Franz Anton)




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Peter (2008/2/21)

Publisher. Info. Vienna: Hoffmeister & Comp., n.d.(ca.1785). Plate 6.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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General Information

Work Title String Quintet
Alternative. Title
Composer Hoffmeister, Franz Anton
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.62
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFH 49
Key B major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro
  2. Menuettino: Allegretto
  3. Andante sostenuto
  4. Allegro molto
Dedication to his friends Köhler and Bernhard ("négociants à Leipsic")
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 violins, 2 violas, 1 cello

Misc. Comments

2nd movement entitled "Menuettino" (a heading Hoffmeister used for movements in some other works), with an unlabeled middle section; slow movement has an interesting (looking?) minore in E minor.

Opus 62 also applies to a concerto for viola in D major, apparently.