Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871−1927)

Zweites Konzert für Pianoforte mit Orchester

opus 23

1. Moderato, recitando — Allegro molto energico
2. Molto vivace — Allegretto
3. Adagio
4. Tempo moderato

  • Year of composition: 1904-1907
  • Work category: Piano and orchestra
  • First performed: 15 April 1908, Gothenbrug, Zelmica Asplund, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra conducted by the composer
  • Duration: 30 min

Instrumentation

2.2.2.2 / 4.2.3.1 / timp / str

Examples of printed editions

Score and orchestral material:
• Nordiska Musikförlaget, Stockholm
Editions for two pianos:
• Wilhelm Hansen, Köpenhamn 1941
• Svensk Musik, Stockholm
• Nordiska Musikförlaget, Stockholm 1971

Examples of recordings

• BIS CD 476, 1990
Christina Ortiz, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, cond. Neeme Järvi
Same recording in: BIS CD 714-716, 1994

• Musica Sveciae MSCD 622, 1992
Greta Erikson, the Radio Symphonics, cond .Evgenij Svetlanov

• Caprice Records CAP 21448, 1994
Anders Kilström, Gävleborg Symphony Orchestra, cond. Hannu Koivula

Description of work

1. Moderato, recitando, Allegro molto energico D minor 3/4
2. Molto vivace F-sharp minor 3/8
3. Adagio C-sharp minor 4/4
4. Tempo moderato D major 9/8