: svendsen norwegian rhapsody no 2
||Christiania (Oslo): Carl Warmuth, n.d. Plate C.W. 292.
||This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano solo (Witte)
||Norwegian Rhapsody No.2
||Rapsodie norvégienne no. 2
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
||1 movement consisting of 4 sections played without pause|
- Allegro — Meno mosso (A major) —
- Andantino — Più mosso (B major) —
- Allegro (E major) —
- Tempo I — Molto allegro (A major), the same theme as the 1st.
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1878 – Christiania: Carl Warmuth
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
- 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons,
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, strings
The second theme of this Rhapsody was also used by Grieg in his Old Norwegian Melody with Variations, Op.51.