Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871−1927)

Sonate for Violin og Pianoforte [Sonata for violin and piano, A minor]

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1. Allegro con anima
2. Andantino
3. Allegro amabile

  • Year of composition: Movement 1 Särö August 1899, movement 2 and 3 Bergvik, Ingarö, summer of 1900
  • Work category: Violin and piano
  • Dedication: To Tor Aulin
  • First performed: 26 March 1901 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Science's auditorium, Stockholm. Tor Aulin and the composer
  • Duration: 23 min
  • Detailed duration: Sparf-Forsberg: 1: 7'13'', 2: 8'26'', 3: 7'29''

Examples of printed editions

Nordisk Musikforlag/Henrik Hennings, Copenhagen and Julius Hainauer, Breslau

Location for score and part material

Sveriges Radios musikbibliotek; Uppsala Universitetsbibliotek

Examples of recordings

MSCD 616, rec. 1991, publ. 1993
Nils-Erik Sparf, violin, Bengt Forsberg, piano

Literature

Bo Wallner: Wilhelm Stenhammar och hans tid, I, chapter 20: 'Violinsonaten', pp. 614-641, Sthlm 1991.

Description of work

1. Allegro con anima A major 6/8
2. Andantino F major 3/4
3. Allegro amabile A major 2/4