Franz Berwald (1796−1868)

Ernste und heitere Grillen
Fantasiestück für Orchester

  • Year of composition: January 1842, introduction revised at a later time
  • Work category: Orchestral works in one movement
  • First performed: 19 May 1842 in Ladugårdslandskyrkan, Stockholm conducted by Johan Fredrik Berwald
  • Duration: 8 min
  • Detailed duration: 8 ½ min according to Berwald's own notes

Instrumentation

2.2.2.2 / 4.2.3.0 / timp / str

Examples of printed editions

• Gehrmans, Stockholm 1951
• Bärenreiter, Kassel 1995, critical edition

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

Introduzione: Largo A minor 4/4