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Concerto for Bassoon (Weber)

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Carl Maria von Weber

Carl Maria von Weber (arr. Schmalz)


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This work bears the designation Opus 75 (J. 127).


General Info

Year: 1811 / 1989
Duration: c. 18:10
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Bassoon and orchestra
Publisher: Phoebus Publications
Cost: Score and Parts (print) – Movements priced individually


Movements

1. Allegro ma non troppo - 7:50
2. Adagio – 5:55
3. Rondo: Allegro – 4:25


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Program Notes

Carl Maria von Weber's Concerto for Bassoon in F Major, Op. 75 (J. 127) was composed in 1811 for Munich court musician Georg Friedrich Brandt, and then revised in 1822. Primarily an opera conductor and composer, Weber had only arrived a few months earlier in Munich, where he was extremely well received. The concerto is one of two pieces written for bassoon by Weber, the other being Andante e Rondo Ungarese, Op. 35 (J. 158).

- Program Note from Wikipedia


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