Symphony No.2, Op.6 (Magnard, Albéric)



Sheet Music


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Daphnis (2009/9/26)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1890s)
Misc. Notes Scanned from poorly-made and old Xerox facsimile. Probably holograph score or early copy?
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Magnard, Albéric
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.6
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAM 16
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Ouverture. Assez animé ( = 92)
  2. Danses. Vif ( = 80) (A major)
  3. Chant varié. Très nuancé ( = 63) (F major)
  4. Final. Vif et gai ( = 126)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1893, rev.1896

1892-95 (according to "French Cultural Politics and Music: From the Dreyfus Affair..." (Fulcher))

First Performance. 1896-2-9 (first version)
1899-05-14 (revision)
First Publication. 1899 (reduced score?)

2009 (full score, MPH)

Dedication Guy Ropartz
Average DurationAvg. Duration 35–40 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 2 Flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, harp and strings
External Links Wikipedia article (French)
MPH preface (by Avrohom Leichting, 2009)