Franz Berwald (1796−1868)

Grand Septuor [B-flat major]
pour Violon, Alto, Clarinette, Basson, Cor, Violoncelle et Contre-Basse

1. Introduzione: Adagio — Allegro molto
2. Poco adagio — Prestissimo — Adagio
3. Finale: Allegro con spirito

  • Year of composition: 1818
  • Work category: Chamber ensemble (7 or more instruments)
  • Dedication: dedié à son Ami Mons: Ernest Leonard Schlegel
  • Duration: 23 min
  • Detailed duration: 1. 8'00'', 2. 9'12'', 3. 6'07'' (Musica Sveciae 23'24'')

Instrumentation

clar, bsn, hn, vn, vla, vc, db

Examples of printed editions

• Bärenreiter, Kassel 1985 (Monumenta Musicae Sveciae: Franz Berwald Sämtliche Werke, vol. 10)
• Edition Reimers, Stockholm (ER 109055), ed. Hans Eppstein, 1996 (study score)

Location for score and part material

Statens musik- och teaterbibliotek

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

1. Introduzione: Adagio B-flat major 4/4 (C)
2. Poco adagio A-flat major 4/4 (C)
3. Finale: Allegro con spirito B-flat major 4/4 (C)