Variations on 'The Old Highland Laddie', Op.105 No.2 (Ries, Ferdinand)



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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: E. Lavenu, n.d.[1822].
Misc. Notes Original images: ca.300dpi, color tif files approx. 3220 by 4200 pixels. Editing: re-sampled to 600dpi, converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, and set uniform margins. Opus 106 No. 2 was erroneously engraved on the cover page.
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General Information

Work Title The Old Highland Laddie
Alternative. Title The Old Highland Laddie A Favorite Scotch Air, with Variations for the Piano Forte; No. 33 Of Var.
Composer Ries, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.105 No.2
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IFR 2
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 (theme, 9 variations)
First Publication. 1822 – London: E. Lavenu / Bonn: N. Simrock
Average DurationAvg. Duration 7 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano

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Publication date confirmed in Cecil Hill, Ferdinand Ries: A Thematic Catalogue.