World's Largest Sheet Music Selection

18546514
18546514
18546514

Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola in D Major, Op. 25

Revised Edition Study Score

By Ludwig van Beethoven

Be the first! Write a Review
http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/serenade-for-flute-violin-and-viola-in-d-major-op-25-sheet-music/18546514?ac=1

Chamber Ensemble (Study Score)
Revised Edition Study Score. Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). Edited by Egon Voss. Henle Music Folios. G. Henle #HN9370. Published by G. Henle (HL.51489370).

Item Number: HL.51489370

6.75x9.5 inches.

What occasioned Beethoven to write a composition for such an unusual and yet sonorous group of instruments? Was it perhaps commissioned by a nobleman who played music with such a group and needed music? Whatever the reason behind it, opus 25 is one of Beethoven's few chamber music works that did not have a bass instrument. Despite the unusual combination of instruments, Beethoven had no difficulty in finding a publisher for his serenade; shortly afterwards he even turned to the work again and revised an arrangement for flute and piano (op. 41), which had been made by a third party. Our revised edition follows the musical text which will soon be published in volume VI/1 of our new Beethoven Complete Edition.

Close X

I am a music teacher.