Symphony, Op.24 (Paderewski, Ignacy Jan)

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Publisher. Info. Paris: Heugel, 1911. Plate H. & Cie. 24 795.
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Work Title Symphony 'Polonia'
Alternative. Title
Composer Paderewski, Ignacy Jan
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.24
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Adagio maestoso - Poco più mosso - Allegro vivace e molto appassionato
  2. Andante con moto (B major)
  3. Vivace
First Performance. February 12, 1909. Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Serge Koussevitzky.
First Publication. 1911
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation orchestra
piccolo, 3 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets (A)
bass clarinet (A), 2 bassoons, contrabassoon
4 horns (F), 4 trumpets (F), 3 trombones, tuba, 3 contrabass sarrusophones (E)
timpani, percussion, organ, harp, strings
triangle, cymbals, tambourine, bass drum, tambour de basque,
tam-tam, bells, thunder sheet, glockenspiel


Misc. Comments

Note: Thunder sheet- "Tonitruone" - "A percussive musical instrument devised in 1908 by Ignace Paderewski to suggest the sound of distant thunder."