Suite hébraïque, B.83 (Bloch, Ernest)

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Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1953. Plate 42892.
Misc. Notes All publication information erased from this copy.
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General Information

Work Title Suite Hébraïque
Alternative. Title
Composer Bloch, Ernest
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. B.83
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IEB 28
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
1. Rapsodie
2. Processional
3. Affirmation
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1951, orchestral in 1952
First Publication. 1953
Dedication to The Covenant Club of Illinois
Average DurationAvg. Duration 13 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Version A: viola (or violin), piano
Version B: viola (or violin), orchestra (2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 3 trumpets, timpani, percussion (side drum, cymbals, tamtam),
harp, strings)
External Links American Viola Society
Ernest Bloch Legacy

Misc. Comments

Several entries on WorldCat treat the piano part as a reduction, thus making the orchestral version the primary one, but a manuscript of sketches in the Library of Congress treats them both equally.