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||Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, No.3436, 1922. Plate 30893a.
||Originally uploaded to the U.S. server by user Daphnis. (#310192)|
This copy had a lot of markings and the binding is falling apart, which required much erasing. (#320327)
||Kammermusik Nr.1 mit Finale 1921 für 12 Solo-Instrumente
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
- 1. Sehr schnell und wild
- 2. Mäßig schnelle Halbe. Sehr streng im Rhythmus
- 3. Quartett: Sehr langsam und mit Ausdruck - Ein wenig belebter - Wieder ruhig
- 4. Finale 1921: Lebhaft
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1922-07-31, Internationale Kammermusiktage Donaueschingen
- Ensemble of 12 players, Felix Petyrek (piano), Reinhold Meren (harmonium),
Amar Quartet, Hermann Scherchen (conductor)
||1922 - Mainz: Schott
||Seiner Durchlaucht dem Fürsten von Fürstenberg zugeeignet|
Prince Max Egon von Furstenberg
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||12 Solo Instruments: flute (also piccolo), clarinet (B♭), bassoon, trumpet (B♭)|
percussion (1 player), harmonium, piano, 2 violins, viola, cello, bass
- snare drum, wood block, tambourine, small suspended cymbal, xylophone,
triangle, siren, sand-filled tin box, glockenspiel
||Wikipedia article (Kammermusik series)|
All Music Guide
Kammermusik No.1 - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Op.24 No.2 is the Kleine Kammermusik for wind quintet.
A subsequently rejected second movement (the first page of which survives in manuscript score) seems to have been used in some early performances, although the definitive second movement had already been composed by the time of the premiere. Hindemith edited the harmonium part for accordion in fall 1952 for subsequent printings of the score , although no new edition or plate numbers were assigned to these printings. The third movement was published in an arrangement for piano by Hindemith as a supplement to the July 1922 special issue of the Neue Musik-Zeitung.
- -Paul Hindemith: A Research and Information Guide