The Conflagration of Moscow (Steibelt, Daniel)

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General Information

Work Title The Conflagration of Moscow
Alternative. Title Grand Fantasia
L'incendie de Moscou
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 Based on God Save the King (The Prayer of Russians)
Marlbrough s'en va-t-en guerre
External Links Fire of Moscow (1812) (Wikipedia)