|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
- Sehr schnell und feurig
- Sehr ruhig und getragen
- Allegro moderato. (Etwas zögernd beginnen.)
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.
||1906 May 24 or earlier (conducted in Essen in the festival in which Mahler's sixth symphony was premiered). US premiere apparently January 3 1908, New York City, Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Karl Muck.
||Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
|Average DurationAvg. Duration
||60 minutes ca.
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||Piccolo (or 3rd flute), 2 flutes, 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets in A, 1 clarinet in D, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 6 horns in E, 3 trumpets in E, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, triangle, cymbals, bass drum, harp, strings
Premiered in 1906 (May 24) in Essen if not before. see Wikipedia. (Review of this concert in the Musical Times, July 1 1906, page 486.)