Bernhard Crusell (1775−1838)

Concerto for horn and orchestra [F major]

  • Work category: French horn and orchestra
  • First performed: 1813, Stockholm
  • Arrangement/revision: The original seems to be lost, but movement 1 exists in an arrangement by Frans Preymayr from 1840 for horn and brass.
  • Duration: Approx. 5-10 min


Original instrumentation unknow. Preymayr's arrangement uses two 2 Royal Kent bugle, 3 French horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones and bass part (probably some kind of wind instrument)

Examples of printed editions

Scandinavian Music Interest, Stockholm, n.d. (earlier 1982), edition for horn and piano.

  • Location autograph: Krigsarkivet
  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Autograph to Preymayr's arrangement is stored at Krigsarkivet, Stockholm

Description of work

Allegro F major 4/4