Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871−1927)

(Suite af Händel) Sonata (Trio) IV [G minor], G.F. Händel, [Op. 5:5, arr. for string sextet]

1. Largo (moderato assai) — Adagio
2. Come alla breve (Allegro moderato) — Adagio
3. Air: Andante
4. Bourrée: Allegretto — Larghetto. Andante assai — Adagio — Bourrée da Capo
5. A tempo giusto (Allegro ma non troppo) — Adagio

  • Year of composition: Stockholm 31 October 1896
  • Work category: String sextet
  • Duration: Approx. 15-20 min

Instrumentation

2 vn, 2 vla, 2 vc

  • Location autograph: Musik- och teaterbiblioteket

Description of work

1. Largo (moderato assai) G minor 3/4
2. Come alla breve (Allegro moderato) G minor alla breve
3. Air. Andante G minor 3/4
4. Bourrée. Allegretto G minor alla breve
5. [Crossed-out movement] A tempo giusto (Allegro ma non troppo) G minor 4/4 (C)