Piano Sonata No.1 (Bax, Arnold)

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Publisher. Info. London: Murdoch, Murdoch & Co., 1922. Plate M.M. & Co. 7
Reissue - London: Chappell & Co., 1943. Plate 39287
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General Information

Work Title Piano Sonata No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Bax, Arnold
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. GP 127 ; GP 240
Key F-sharp minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1910–1921
First Publication. 1922
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Piano
External Links Baxworks site (early version, 1910)
Baxworks site (2nd revision/3rd version, 1921)


Misc. Comments

From Parlett's site: "It apparently underwent several transformations of form and title before the definitive revision of 1917-1921, namely as:

  (1) Romantic Tone-Poem, performed April 1911; possibly also
  (2) Sonata in D Minor, first movement, June 1911;
  (3) Symphonic Fantasy, October 1919;
  (4) Sonata, June 1920; and
  (5) Sonata No. 1 in F# minor, April 1921."