6 String Quintets, G.319-324 (Op.30) (Boccherini, Luigi)

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Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid, G.324 (1st version)

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Editor Gustav Lenzewski Sr. (1857-1928)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Christian Vieweg, n.d.(ca.1915). Plate V. 1635.
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Misc. Notes First version, without Variations on the "Ritirata" Reissue claim might not have been fraudulent if editor was still alive (though he would have been rather young- if it was Lenzewski "Jr." (or nephew or etc.) (1897 to 1988) ? )
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Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid, G.324 (2nd version with the variations on the "Ritirata")

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Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid, G.324

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Misc. Notes Based on Gustav Lenzewski's edition. New edition to come soon.
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General Information

Work Title 6 String Quintets, G.319-324
Alternative. Title
Composer Boccherini, Luigi
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. G.319-324 ; Op.30 in Boccherini's autograph catalogue
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 quintets
  1. Quintet No.55, in B major, G.319
  2. Quintet No.56, in A minor, G.320
  3. Quintet No.57, in C major, G.321
  4. Quintet No.58, in E major, G.322
  5. Quintet No.59, in E minor, G.323
  6. Quintet No.60 in C major, G.324 "La Musica Notturna delle strade di Madrid"
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1780
First Publication. 1921 (G.324 first version), 1958 (G.319, G.321, G.322, G.324 second version)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, 2 cellos
Extra Information unpublished in composer's lifetime


Misc. Comments

(there are 2 authentic versions of No.60; the later one includes the Variations on the "Ritirata" found also in G.418 and 453)

  • Aufziehen der militärischen Nachtwache in Madrid - Procession of the Military Night Watch in Madrid
  • Minuetto (Tanz der Blinden) (Allegretto)
  • Largo assai, senza rigor di Battuta - Allegro - Largo assai - Allegro
  • Passacalle (Allegro vivo)
  • Ritirata (Maestoso)