Symfonisch gedicht voor klavier en orkest, Op.43 (Benoit, Peter)

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Editor Paul Gilson (1865-1942)
Publisher. Info. Antwerp: Uitgave van het Peter Benoit-Fonds, n.d.(1921?). Plate 15.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. Re copyright date: there is a preface dated 1921 October 8. The preface could have been attached to a score released later. (Worldcat does not list any score of this work earlier published than 1989 - Antwerpen, België : E. Durlet-Fonds, 1989, and the recent release by MPH (2010)- which is worrisome, though they are not comprehensive.)
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Work Title Symphonic Poem for Piano and Orchestra
Alternative. Title
Composer Benoit, Peter
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.43
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPB 63
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 sections
  1. Ballade
    Zeer Matig (bijna gaande); Molto moderato, quasi Andante
    Snel vooruit (Allegro vivace)
  2. Bardenzang
    Rustig en wel gehouden (Larghetto poco Lento e ben sostenuto)
  3. Fantastische jacht
    Zeer opgewekt (Molto animato)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1865 August
First Performance. 1866-2-26 — Antwerp: Sophie Dumon (piano)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Solo: piano
Orchestra: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B) + 4 horns (E/C), 2 trumpets (C) + timpani + strings
External Links MPH preface (by Jan Dewilde, 2005); Peter Benoit - Oeuvrecatalogus

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Op. 46 on first page of score, Op.43b in usual catalog? Somewhat confusing. And then the "Addenda" give it Op.45 besides. Op.43a is his flute concerto (also Symphonic Tale.)