Choral-Variationen, K087 (Stravinsky, Igor)

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Sheet Music


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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: Boosey & Hawkes, No.HPS 695, 1956. Plate B. & H. 18284.
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General Information

Work Title Choral-Variationen
Alternative. Title Choral-Variationen über das Weihnachtslied 'Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her'
Composer Stravinsky, Igor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. K087
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IIS 42
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's Choral and 5 variations
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1955/12/29 in New York -
1956/02/02 in Hollywood
First Performance. 1956/05/27 in Ojal, California at the Ojal Music Festival
Robert Craft (conductor)
First Publication. 1956/05/22 – London: Boosey & Hawkes
Librettist Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Language German
Dedication Robert Craft
Average DurationAvg. Duration 10 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
2 flutes, 2 oboes, English horn, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon
3 trumpets, 3 trombones, harp, violas, basses (also 3 solo basses)
External Links Kirchmeyer Catalog
All Music Guide