Jacopo Foroni (1825−1858)

Ouverture (c-moll) [in C minor]

  • Year of composition: c. 1850-1860
  • Work category: Piano 4 hands
  • Arrangement/revision: Arranged for piano four hands by Pietro Cornali (no details of year of arrangement)
  • Duration: 8 min

Examples of printed editions

Abraham Hirsch, Stockholm n.d.

  • Possible call no. and autograph comment: Biblioteca del conservatorio, Bologna, according to MGG (i.e., the German dictionary of music 'Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart')

Description of work

Sostenuto maestoso C minor 3/4 41 bars, Allegro agitato 4/4 (C) C minor 159 bars/C major 60 bars, in total 260 bars

Work comment

Information according to the cover page: Ouverture (c-moll) komponerad för stor orkester och Kongl. Svenska Hofkapellet tillegnad af Jacopo Foroni [Ouverture (in C minor) composed for large orchestra and dedicated by Jacopo Foroni to the orchestra of the Royal Swedish Opera]

Arrangement för PIANO fyra händer af Pietro Cornali [Arrangement for piano four hands by Pietro Cornali]