The Conflagration of Moscow (Steibelt, Daniel)

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Publisher. Info. London: Clementi & Co., n.d.
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General Information

Work Title The Conflagration of Moscow
Alternative. Title Grand Fantasia
Composer Steibelt, Daniel
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IDS 7
Key G minor, ends G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's multiple sections
  • Introduzione. Maestoso (G minor)
  • Napoleon enters Moscow. Triumphal March, on the Air of Marlborough (D major)
  • The Conflagration begins. Allegro (D minor)
  • Vows for the preservation of Alexander the Emperor, on the Air of God save the King. Adagio (F major)
  • Lamentation of the conquered, on the Air, Allons, enfans etc. Adagio con espress. (G minor)
  • Joy of the Conquerors, Russian Dance with var. [7 Variations and Coda]. Allegretto ma modeerato (G major)
First Publication. 1812 ca.
Dedication the Russian Nation (Russian Empire)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
Related Works Marlbrough s'en va-t-en guerre
God Save the King by Henry Carey (The Prayer of Russians)
External Links Fire of Moscow (1812) (Wikipedia)