Symphony No.1, Op.22 (Straesser, Ewald)
Free public domain sheet music from IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library
|Year/Date of Composition||1908 April-August, revised 1909|
|First Performance||1909-3-22 (first version)
|Average Duration||40 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, 2 timpani, cymbals, strings|
|External Links||(by Jörg Jewanski, 2013)|
Given its US premiere November 15 1912 by the Chicago Symphony.
From preface: "[A]lmost the entire stock-in-trade of the publisher Tischer, who had issued Strässer’s first two symphonies and other works, perished in the Second World War"