Symphony No.3, Op.90 (Ries, Ferdinand)



Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions


For Flute, 2 Violins, 2 Violas, Cello and Double Bass (Ries)

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Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.[1825]. Plate 2298.
Misc. Notes Cello and Double Bass - or 2 Cellos
This arrangement mentioned in the March 1826 AMZ Intelligenz-Blatt, so published 1825/6 most likely. Mentioned very early in the 1825 Cäcilia - see Cäcilia 1825 no.7.
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For Piano solo (Bolton)

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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.3
Alternative. Title
Composer Ries, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.90
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFR 116
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Grave ( = 84) -Allegro ( = 108)
  2. Larghetto quasi Andante ( = 54)
  3. Menuetto. Moderato ( = 63)
  4. Finale. Allegro [vivace] ( = 112)
First Performance. 1815-5-15, London (Philharmoic Society)
First Publication. 1825 by Simrock
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Orchestra Flute, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, trombone, timpani, strings
External Links Description of the recent Ries & Erler Edition including orchestration
Gesellschaft (gives 1826 publication date by Simrock)

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Publication (instrumental parts, by N. Simrock of Bonn, and of the arrangement above as well) mentioned in the March 1826 AMZ Intelligenz-Blatt. British Library has the original Simrock parts (plate 2351) (as does the Danish Royal Library, in their series " Simfonier for Capellet. Tome VI, Nr. 6") ; British Library also has the piano duet arrangement by the composer (plate 2323.)

Tempi from Cecil Hill, p.90.