Cello Sonata, Op.8 (Dohnányi, Ernő)

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Publisher Info.:

London: Schott, n.d.[1899].


Mainz: Schott, n.d.[1903]. Plate 27350.


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Misc. Notes:

This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. 1899 first publication date- not in HMB but see notes below. Plate number suggests a slightly later reprint.


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General Information

Work Title Cello Sonata
Alternative Title
Composer Dohnányi, Ernő
Opus/Catalogue Number Op.8
Key B-flat minor
Movements/Sections 4 movements:
  1. Allegro ma non troppo
  2. Scherzo: Vivace assai
  3. Adagio non troppo -
  4. Tema con variazioni (Allegro moderato)
Year/Date of Composition 1899
First Performance 1899-12-4, London, Ludwig Lebell, cello
First Publication 1899 – London: Schott
Dedication Ludwig Lebell
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Cello, piano
External Links Wikipedia article (French)

Misc. Comments

composed during 1899 (started after his return from a trip to Pozsony in the middle of that year, finished of course by December during the composer's tour of England, according to Ernst von Dohnányi: a song of life, by Ilona von Dohnányi/James A. Grymes, pp. 36–38. Publication date from Grymes' Perspectives on Ernst von Dohnányi, p.67.

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