3 String Quintets, B.271-273 (Pleyel, Ignaz)
Paris: Sieber, n.d.
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According to Benton, in the Sieber edition these quintets are Op.5 (or, in a later print, without opus number), but here Op.6 has been added by hand.
Unidentified publisher, n.d.(ca.1786). Plate 26.
Possibly Vienna: Hoffmeister (as guessed by the library) but Paris: Imbault seems a more likely match for plate tables, etc., as suggested too below.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
Quintet in E♭ major, B.271
For Piano 4 hands
Munich: Goetz, n.d. Plate 228.
Benton mentions only an edition by Götz of the transcription of B.272 for keyboard 4-hands, but this is clearly a transcription of B.271.
|Work Title||3 String Quintets|
|Alternative Title||3 Quintetti concertants|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||B.271-273; Op.5 (Paris: Boyer, 1785-87; No.1-2 also Paris: Imbault, 1786); Op.6; Op.8;|
1. Livre de Quintetti (Paris: Imbault, 1786); Quintetto No.4, 5 and 8 (Wien: Artaria, 1789).
|Year/Date of Composition||1785-86|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, 2 violas, cello|