|First Publication||1874? – Paris: S. Richault|
|Genre Categories||; ; ;; ; ;|
|Work Title||Symphonie brève|
|Alternative. Title||Variations et rondo pour orchestre|
|Composer||Gouvy, Louis Théodore|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.58|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||ILG 35|
|First Performance.||1873 Dec. ?|
|First Publication.||1874? – Paris: S. Richault|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B♭/C), 2 bassoons|
4 horns (2 in G/B, 2 in G/C), 2 trumpets (C), timpani, strings
Premiere performance reviewed (somewhat negatively) in the 15 Dec. 1873 issue of La chronique musicale, page 289.
Arrangement for piano 4 hands published by Richault in 1876. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France (2d Series, Vol.20, No.17, 22 April 1876, p.222, reg. no.1410). Other publications at the same time include the Serenades for piano Nos.16, 17, and 18 and re-issues of the Duets, op.50
If symphony no.5 is Op.30 and symphony no.7 is Op.87, this may be meant to be symphony no.6??