Die Brautwahl (suite), Op.45, BV 261 (Busoni, Ferruccio)




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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, No.Part.-B. 2347, n.d.[1917].
Reprinted Wiesbaden: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.
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General Information

Work Title Die Brautwahl
Alternative. Title Orchester-Suite "Die Brautwahl"
Composer Busoni, Ferruccio
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BV 261 ; Op.45
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1912
First Performance. 1913 January 3; Beethovensaal, Berlin; Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Oskar Fried
First Publication. 1917
Dedication An Herrn Curt Sobernheim in herzlicher Freundschaft (To Mr. Curt Sobernheim in sincere friendship.)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 27 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 3 flutes (3 piccolos), 3 oboes (cor anglais), 3 clarinets (bass clarinet), 3 bassoons (contrabassoon); 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba; timpani, xylophone, glockenspiel, triangle, tambourine, cymbals, bass drum, tam-tam, celesta, harp; strings

Misc. Comments

Original Publication

  • Leipzig:Breitkopf & Härtel, Copyright 1917, cat. no. Part. B. 2347, 102 pages (full score); cat. no. Orch. B. 2331/35 (34 orchestra parts).
Note: Publication information from Kindermann.