Symphony No.8 in D minor (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)

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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1956. Plate O.U.P. 138.
Misc. Notes 600 dpi
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Work Title Symphony No. 8 in D minor
Alternative. Title
Name Translations Symfonie nr. 8; Symphony No. 8; Symphonie nº 8 de Vaughan Williams; 交響曲第8番; 第8號交響曲; 교향곡 8번; 8. Sinfonie; Sinfonia n. 8 (Vaughan Williams)
Name Aliases Symfonie nr. 8 (Vaughan Williams)
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 182465355; LCCN: no96047051
Composer Vaughan Williams, Ralph
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRV 88
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Fantasia (Variazioni senza Tema). Moderato (D minor)
  2. Scherzo alla marcia (per stromenti a fiato). Allegro alla marcia (C minor)
  3. Cavatina (per stromenti ad arco). Lento espressivo (E minor)
  4. Toccata. Moderato maestoso (D major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1956
First Performance. 1956
First Publication. 1956
Dedication John Barbirolli
Average DurationAvg. Duration 29 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 3 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones
vibraphone, triangle, glockenspiel, snare drum, cymbals, chimes
tuned gongs, bass drum, xylophone, celesta, 2 harps, strings
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