Symphony, Op.15 (Kufferath, Hubert Ferdinand)

Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1849]. Plate 4686.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands

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Schalltrichter (2013/7/18)

Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1851]. Plate 4901.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony
Alternative. Title Symphonie à grand Orchestre
Composer Kufferath, Hubert Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.15
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHK 6
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro moderato
  2. Andante con moto (A minor)
  3. Scherzo. Allegro
  4. Allegro molto
First Publication. 1849 – Bonn: N. Simrock
Dedication à S.M. Leopold Ir, Roi des Belges (King of Belgium Leopold I)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons + 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones + timpani + strings
Primary Sources Autograph manuscript at Bruxelles, Bibliothèque royale de Belgique
External Links RISM 701000296 (description of autograph at Brussels library)

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Publication of the full score by Simrock noted in Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1849), p.66.

Performed ca.1846? (Mentioned in Revue de Belgique: littérature et beaux-arts, Volume 3, ca.1846?)

Instrumentation from the complete parts digitized at Utrecht.