Suite en quatuor, Op.55 (Koechlin, Charles)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Max Eschig, 1978. Plate M. E. 7888.
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Work Title Suite en quatuor
Alternative. Title
Name Aliases Suite en quatuor, op. 55
Authorities WorldCat; VIAF: 186469710; BNF: 16305766k
Composer Koechlin, Charles
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.55
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICK 57
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Moderato quasi andante
  2. Andante quasi adagio
  3. Allegro con moto. Bien décidé
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1911–16
First Performance. 1931-03-25, M. Trembelland (flute), Mme Fernande Capelle (violin), Mme Cluzet (viola), and Jeanne Herscher-Clément (piano), Concert SMI, Salle de l'École Normale, 78 rue Cardinet
First Publication. 1978 – Paris: Max Eschig
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation flute, violin, viola, piano
Manuscript Sources Sketches (brouillons), 24-25 August 1916 ; sketches of all 4 movements with dates (June 1911-August 1916)
External Links Wikipedia article (in French)

Navigation etc.

See Orledge, "Charles Koechlin (1867-1950): His Life and Works"- e.g. p. 123.

Began life as a second flute sonata.

Date 1911-16. See BNF.