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|Composition Year||1935 August|
|Genre Categories||Sonatas; For violin, piano; Scores featuring the violin; Scores featuring the piano; For 2 players|
Complete Score (CA)
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|Work Title||Violin Sonata in E major|
|Alternative. Title||Sonate in E für Geige und Klavier|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IPH 175|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1935 August|
|First Performance.||1936-02-18 in Geneva
|First Publication.||1935 - Mainz: Schott|
|Copyright Information||U.S. copyright status: copyright renewed 1963 (R313063)|
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|Average DurationAvg. Duration||10 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Modern|
|External Links||Hindemith Foundation|
Some additional information from Luttmann, Paul Hindemith: A Research and Information Guide.
Occasionally referred to as his violin sonata "No. 3" in some older sources, but never by Hindemith himself.
French Wikipedia has a (brief, as of 2019 January) article on Hindemith's violin sonatas.