Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

Flute quintet in D major 'Wiener Flötenquintett'

opus 7, VB 188 (earlier VB 184)

1. Allegro moderato
2. Largo
3. Finale: Con brio

  • Year of composition: Vienna 1783
  • Work category: 5 Instruments
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min
  • Detailed duration: Schuppanzigh: 27'

Instrumentation

fl, 2 vn, vla, vc

Examples of printed editions

Karl-Heinrich Möseler Verlag, Wolfenbüttel 1961 (pocket score and parts), herausgegeben von Adolf Hoffmann.

  • Location autograph: Uppsala Universitetsbibliotek
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph lost, transcription at Uppsala UB, Caps. 57, Si-Samm.

Literature

van Boer Jr., Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus — Systematisch-Thematisches Werkverzeichnins the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, Stockholm (1988); an updated edition in English with a partly revised VB-numbering was pulished 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

1. Allegro moderato D major alla breve
2. Largo A major alla breve
3. Finale: Con brio D major 3/4