Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

Larghetto G major

VB 194 (earlier VB 190)

  • Year of composition: Probably Stockholm 1787-1788 (probably Stockholm 1780-1790 according to van Boer's earlier dating; see more below)
  • Work category: Piano
  • Duration: Approx. 1-5 min
  • Detailed duration: 0'39 (according to BIS Records' CD)
    0'54 (according to Stradivarius Records' CD)

Location for score and part material

Transcription at Uppsala University Library (according to van Boer)

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

Literature

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

Larghetto G major alla breve