Symphony No.3, Op.20 (Gouvy, Louis Théodore)



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Publisher. Info. Paris: Richault, n.d.(1863?). Plate 8035 R.
Misc. Notes A very poor quality scan. Publication date estimated by score source. Plate number, cut off of every page, from Staatsbibliothek Berlin AGORA Card Catalog.
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Work Title Symphony No.3
Alternative. Title 3me. symphonie en ut majeur
Composer Gouvy, Louis Théodore
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.20
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILG 38
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro ( = 116)
II. Larghetto con moto ( = 54)
III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace ( = 120)
IV. Finale. Allegro assai ( = 84)
First Performance. 1854 – Leipzig
Dedication à son ami F. Seghers (François JB Seghers, 1801-1881)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30-35 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinet (C), 2 bassoons
4 horns (2 in G/F/C, 2 in G/D), 2 trumpets (C), 3 trombones
timpani, harp, strings

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Arrangement for piano (solo?) published by Richault in 1863. Publication noted in the Bibliographie de la France (2d Series, Vol.7, No.13, 25(?) March 1863, p.150, reg. no.825). Also published in full score in that year, see BNF-Gallica for an alternate (BNF) scan.