Johan Helmich Roman (1694-1758)

Suite in D major ("Lilla Drottningholmsmusiken") [The minor Drottninholm Music]

1. Spicco - Allegro da Capella
2. Allegretto
3. Andantino
4. Larghetto
5. Allegro
6. Andante
7. Vivace
8. Allegro

  • Year of composition: 1744
  • Work category: Orchestral works in several movements
  • First performed: The suite was performed for the first time in 1744 during the festivites in connection with the wedding between the heir to the Swedish throne, Adolf Frederick and Princess Louisa Ulrika of Prussia.
  • Duration: Approx. 20-25 min
  • Detailed duration: 20'46 (according to Musica Sveciae MSCD 417)
  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

1. Spicco - Allegro da Capella D major alla breve
2. Allegretto D major 3/4
3. Andantino D major alla breve
4. Larghetto D major 3/4
5. Allegro D major alla breve
6. Andante D major 2/4
7. Vivace D major alla breve
8. Allegro D major 4/4 (C)

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