Joachim Nicolas Eggert (1779−1813)

Sestetto pour Clarinette, Cor, Violon, Viola, Violoncelle et Basse

1. Adagio — Allegro
2. Adagio
3. Menuetto: Presto
4. Finale: Allegro

  • Year of composition: probably in 1807
  • Work category: 6 Instruments
  • Dedication: composé et dédié à Moniseur Nauckhoff
  • First performed: 14 May 1807, Stockholm (Riddarhuset?), Crusell, Preumayr, Askergren, Salge, Wirthe, Mueller
  • Duration: Approx. 25-30 min

Instrumentation

clar, hn, vn, vla, vc, db

Examples of printed editions

• Breitkopf & Härtel, 2866, Leipzig (first edition)
• Amadeus Verlag, BP1215, Wintherthur/Schweiz 2006 (ed. Bernhard Päuler): Sextett in f-moll für Klarinette, Horn oder Bassetthorn, Violine, Viola, Violoncello und Kontrabass

Location for score and part material

Handwritten score and handwritten parts in the Swedish Music and Theatre Library.

Literature

• Musiken i Sverige, band II (Ficher & Co, Stockholm 1995)
• Preface to Amadeus Verlag's edition

Description of work

1. Adagio F minor 4/4 (C)
2. Adagio B major 3/4
3. Menuetto: Presto F minor 3/4
4. Finale: Allegro F major 4/4 (C)