Piano Quartet, Op.47 (Schumann, Robert)
Scores and Parts
Leipzig: Friedrich Whistling,. Plate 342.
Original images: 300dpi, color tif files approx. 3260 by 4060 pixels.
Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins. Title page of this copy was autographed by the composer.
Rudolf Niemann (1838–1898)
Leipzig: C.G. Röder.
Rob. Schumann's Werke, Serie I.
Hamburg: Hugo Pohl, . Plate H.P. 646.
Original images: ca.330dpi, color tif (from pdf) files approx. 3150 by 3900 pixels.
Editing: converted to black and white tif files, de-skewed, re-sampled to 600dpi, and set uniform margins.
Oberwart: Orfeo Mandozzi, 2013
Tune C String to B-flat before you start the 3rd mouvement
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Piano 4 hands (Brahms)
Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Elberfeld: F. W. Arnold, n.d.. Plate A.542.
Colour scan with digital watermark
First edition [March 1864?]
For Piano 4 hands (Reinecke)
Carl Reinecke (1824–1910)
Leipzig: C. F. Peters, n.d. Plate 7024.
This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project. Reinecke arranged this work as early as 1859 for Heinze of Leipzig, then in 1873 for Durand, then sometime perhaps in the mid-1880s for C.F. Peters (or at least it was published around then, in each case).
|Work Title||Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op.47|
|Alternative Title||Piano Quartet No.2|
|Year/Date of Composition||1842|
|First Publication||1845 – Leipzig: Friedrich Whistling|
|Dedication||Dem Grafen Mathieu Wielhorsky gewidmet|
|Instrumentation||Piano, violin, viola, cello|
Cellist retunes (scordatura) the C string down to B♭ for the last 42 bars of the third movement.