Cello Sonata, Op.21 (Ries, Ferdinand)



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Publisher. Info. Bonn: N. Simrock, n.d.(ca.1811). Plate 745.
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General Information

Work Title Grande Cello Sonata
Alternative. Title Grande Sonate pour le Piano-Forté et Violoncelle obligé, Op.21
Composer Ries, Ferdinand
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.21
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro
  2. Andante quasi Allegretto (in D major)
  3. Menuetto. Allegretto- Trio
  4. Rondo. Allegro ma non troppo (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1808, Paris (possibly)
First Publication. 1811ca. – Bonn: N. Simrock
Dedication Bernhard Romberg
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Cello, piano

Misc. Comments

date of composition from Catalogue Thematique by Ferdinand Ries (not however regarded as a reliable source, and contradicted by some surviving manuscripts.)