Symphony No.3, Op.21 (Enescu, George)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Salabert, 1965. Plate E. A. S. 18896.
Reprinted Bucharest: Editura Muzicală a Uniunii Compozitorilor din R.P.R., 1968.
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Work Title Symphony No.3
Alternative. Title
Composer Enescu, George
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.21
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGE 39
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Moderato, un poco maestoso
  2. Vivace, ma non troppo
  3. Lento, ma non troppo
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1916-18, revised 1921, revised 1951 June
First Performance. 1919 May 25 (first version)

1921 February (first revised version)

First Publication. 1965
Language Wordless
Average DurationAvg. Duration 40-55 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Voices: mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 4 flutes (3rd and 4th also 1st and 2nd piccolo), 4 oboes (3rd and 4th also 1st and 2nd English horn),
3 clarinets (B) (3rd also E clarinet, bass clarinet), 4 bassoons (4th also contrabassoon),
6 horns (F), piccolo trumpet (D), 3 trumpets (C), 2 cornets (B),
valve trombone, 3 tenor trombones, bass trombone, tenor tuba (B), tenor tuba (F), bass tuba
2 sets of timpani, snare drum, tambourine, triangle, rachet, hand bell, cymbals, tam-tam,
bass drum, castanets, xylophone, bell (F), thunder sheet, glockenspiel
celesta, piano, 2 harps, organ, strings (20,18,14,12,12)
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