Joseph Martin Kraus (1756−1792)

Sinfonia in C-sharp minor

VB 140

1. Andante di molto - Allegro
2. Andantino
3. Menuetto 1 — Menuetto 2
4. Allegro alla breve

  • Year of composition: Stockholm 1781-82
  • Work category: Symphony
  • Duration: 18 min

Instrumentation

2.0.0.0 / 2.0.0.0 / cont / str

Examples of printed editions

• Ed. Barocco, Stockholm cop. 1954
• Autographus Musicus, Bandhagen [1978], facsimile of parts in Kraus's autograph
• Artaria, Wellington, N.Z. cop. 1999

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

Literature

van Boer Jr., Bertil H: Die Werke von Joseph Martin Kraus — Systematisch-Thematisches Werkverzeichnins (the Royal Swedish Academy of Music series no. 56, 1988)
Åstrand, Hans: Joseph Martin Kraus - den mest betydande gustavianska musikpersonligheten, 2011, p. 102ff

Description of work

1. Andante di molto C-sharp minor 4/4
2. Andantino E major 3/8
3. Menuetto 1: no tempo mark E major 3/4, Menuetto 2
[= Trio]: no tempo mark C-sharp minor 3/4, Menuetto 1 da capo.
4. Allegro C-sharp minor alla breve