Franz Berwald (1796−1868)

Quintetto no. 2 [A major] for 2 violins, viola, violoncello and piano

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1. Allegro con gusto, attacca
2. Allegro vivace, attacca
3. Poco Andante, attacca
4. Allegro molto

  • Year of composition: 1850-1857 (according to Kruckenberg)
  • Work category: Piano quintet
  • Dedication: To Liszt (according to Sven Kruckenberg)
  • Duration: 32 min

Examples of printed editions

Edition Suecia, Stockholm, revised by Sven Kjellström (Firma Nottryck, Stockholm 1944).

Location for score and part material

Statens musik- och teaterbibliotek

Literature

Robert Layton: 'Berwald', Sthlm 1956, pp. 27, 85 f, 131 f

Description of work

1. Allegro con gusto A major 4/4 (C)
2. Allegro vivace D major 3/4
3. Poco Andante F major 3/4
4. Allegro molto D major alla breve