Symphony No.4 in F minor (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)

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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1935.
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Work Title Symphony in F minor
Alternative. Title Symphony No.4
Composer Vaughan Williams, Ralph
Key F minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro
II. Andante moderato
III. Scherzo. Allegro molto
IV. Finale con Epilogo fugato. Allegro molto
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. by 1935
First Performance. 1935-04-10 in London
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult
First Publication. 1935
Dedication Arnold Bax
Average DurationAvg. Duration 32 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Orchestra
2 or 3 Flutes (2nd also Piccolo), 2 or 3 Oboes (2nd also English Horn),
2 Clarinets (in B, Bass Clarinet (in B) ad lib., 2 Bassoons, Contrabassoon ad lib.
4 Horns (in F), 2 Trumpets (in C), 3 Trombones, Tuba
Timpani, Percussion: Side Drum, Triangle, Cymbals, Bass Drum, Strings
Symphonies by Ralph Vaughan Williams