Violin Concerto No.12, Op.79 (Spohr, Louis)



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Publisher. Info. [Holograph?] manuscript, 1828 (May).
Misc. Notes Universitätsbibliothek Basel (CH-Bu): kr XXI 72
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For Violin and Piano

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Editor Oskar Seeger (d.1917)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 8950.
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General Information

Work Title Violin Concerto No.12
Alternative. Title Concertino Number 1
Composer Spohr, Louis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.79
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILS 145
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 (3 connected sections)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1828 (May)
First Performance. 1828 (June?)
First Publication. 1829
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation violin solo, orchestra
Extra Locations Solo part also in Vollständige Sammlung der Concert-Compositionen für die Violine

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Date May 1828 from Brown's Louis Spohr: A Critical Biography (Cambridge University Press, 2006), p.196. List of works by Louis Spohr has April-May (we also have this from

Allgemeine musikalische Zeitung, Volume 30, page 425 (June 1828) mentions a performance of a new violin concertino by Spohr, violin by the composer. Probably this work?

Also published in 1841 by Schlesinger.