Symphony No.1, Op.9 (Gouvy, Louis Théodore)



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Editor First edition (in full score)
Publisher. Info. Paris: Simon Richault, n.d.[1866]. Plate 8344 R.
Misc. Notes Plate number not visible on all pages and last digit always appears to be cut off. Complete Plate from SBB-opac; WorldCat seems to largely agree. Also available from BNF in color.
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Work Title Symphony No.1
Alternative. Title 1ère. symphonie en mi
Composer Gouvy, Louis Théodore
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.9
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILG 36
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Scherzo. Allegro
III. Andante. Con moto
IV. Finale. Allegro con brio
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1845
First Publication. 1856
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinet (B), 2 bassoons
2 horns (E/A), 2 trumpets (E), 3 trombones, timpani, strings
Discography All Music Guide

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Arrangement for piano 4 hands published by Richault in 1856. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France (45th Year, No.15, 12 April 1856, p.406). An 1866 full score has been uploaded by BNF here - symphonies 1-4 in full score- this is the first publication in full score.

1866 full score publication confirmed from 2 entries in BNF.