Paganini Sonata (Ponce, Manuel)

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General Information

Work Title Paganini Sonata
Alternative. Title Sonata VI "Paganini"
Composer Ponce, Manuel
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IMP 42
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro risoluto (151 bars)
  2. Romance - Più tosto Largo, Amorosamente (50 bars)
  3. Andantino variato. Scherzando (theme, 6 variations, finale, 148 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1930
First Publication. 1976 (3rd mvt), 1981 (complete)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 17-18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation guitar
Related Works After the Grande sonata, MS 3 by Paganini
Extra Information A free arrangement (not transcription) of the Paganini. The third movement (ed. Segovia) was published by Peer International in 1976. The remainder of the work was published in 1981 (ed. Corazon Otero).