12 Variations on a Minuet by Fischer, K.179/189a (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus)

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TN-Mozart Werke Breitkopf Serie 21 KV179.jpg

Series XXI editors (exact editor not specified)
Otto Goldschmidt, Joseph Joachim, Carl Reinecke
Ernst Rudorff, Paul Waldersee

Publisher Info.:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozarts Werke, Serie XXI:
Variationen für das Pianoforte, No.3
(pp.2-11 (12-21))
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1878. Plate W.A.M. 179.


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worov (2010/12/8)

Publisher Info.:

Unidentified publisher, n.d.(ca.1900).


Moscow: Muzyka, n.d. Plate 9301.


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Kurt von Fischer (1913–2003)

Publisher Info.:

Neue Mozart-Ausgabe, Serie IX, Werkgruppe 26,
Variationen für Klavier
[NMA IX/26 (pp.20-33)]
Kassel: Bärenreiter-Verlag, 1961. Plate BA 4525.

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See: Variations pour le Piano (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus) for the Köhler/Winkler edition published by Henry Litolff.

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General Information

Work Title 12 Variations on a Minuet by Fischer
Alternative Title Variationen über ein Menuett von Johann Christian Fischer
Composer Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Opus/Catalogue Number K.179 ; K⁶.189a
Key C major
Movements/Sections 13
Year/Date of Composition 1774
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation piano

Misc. Comments

According to Grove Music, this was based on the theme from the finale of the Oboe Concerto no.1 (1768) by Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer.
1768? Fischer died in 1746.

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