Bengt Wilhelm Hallberg (1824−1883)

Sextet for 2 Violins, 2 Altos [violas] and 2 Violoncellos written by B. Wilh. Hallberg.

1. Introduction: Largo - Allegro Spiritoso
2. Scherzo: Molto vivace - Trio - D.C.
3. Adagio
4. Finale. Presto - Un poco meno presto - Tempo Imo - Meno presto - Tempo Imo - Larghetto - Adagio - Prestissimo

  • Work category: String sextet
  • Dedication: 'To The Royal Swedish Academy of Music, respectfully from its student, the composer.'
  • Duration: Approx. 20-25 min

Instrumentation

2 vn, 2 vla, 2 vc

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: W6/Sv.

Description of work

1. Introduction: Largo C major 4/4 (C)
2. Scherzo: Molto vivace C major 3/8
3. Adagio F major 2/4
4. Finale. Presto C major 3/4