Symphonische Phantasie, Op.127 (Hiller, Ferdinand)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1868.
Misc. Notes Composer's manuscript with cross-outs and paste-overs. Hiller's note on last page appears to state that the work was written between Jan. 12 and Aug. 9, 1868. Odd, since it was performed in 1867. Perhaps this is a revision.
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Work Title Symphonische Phantasie
Alternative. Title
Composer Hiller, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.127
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFH 91
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 in 5 parts:
  1. Andante espressivo, ma con moto
  2. Allegro vivace ma non troppo
  3. Allegro energico
  4. Andante espressivo
  5. Finale. Allegro moderato (?))
First Performance. 1867 (?)
First Publication. unpublished (?)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons + 4 horns (2 in E, 2 in F), 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba + timpani + strings
External Links Neue Zeitschrift für Musik (Feb. 1, 1867), p.47 mentions a performance at the thirteenth concert at the Leipzig Gewandhaus. Hiller also performed Mozart's D minor Piano Concerto in the first part of the program.