Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

Sonat violin och fortepiano (Sonata for piano and violin) C major (1785)

VB 162 (earlier VB 164)

I. Largo - Allegro con spirito
II. Adagio
III. Allegretto

  • Year of composition: Paris 1785 (according to van Boer)
  • Work category: Violin and piano
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min
  • Detailed duration: 25'08 (according to the Musica Sveciae CD edition)

Location for score and part material

Transcriptions in the Uppsala University Library collections: Kapsel 48/49. Si-S Två Sonater för Fortepiano och Violin Ess dur [sic] och C dur af Kraus [see also VB 161] (according to van Boer)

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph lost (according to van Boer)


van Boer Jr, Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus. Systematisch-thematisches Werkverzeichnis, the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, Stockholm (1988); an updated edition in English with a partly revised VB-numbering was published in 1998 by Pendragon Press under the title 'Joseph Martin Kraus. A Systematic-Thematic Catalogue of His Musical Works and Source Study'.

Description of work

I. Largo - Allegro con spirito C major 4/4 (C)
II. Adagio F major 3/4
III. Allegretto C major alla breve