Theme and Variations, Op.18b (Brahms, Johannes)




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Work Title Theme with Variations in D minor
Alternative. Title Thema mit Variationen d-moll
Composer Brahms, Johannes
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.18b
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 140
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Andante, ma moderato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1860
First Performance. 1865-10-31 in Frankfurt
First Publication. 1927
Dedication Clara Schumann (1819–1896)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 11 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation piano
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