Piano Concerto in C major (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)

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Contents

Performances

Sheet Music

Scores

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Publisher. Info. London: Oxford University Press, 1972.
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Misc. Notes The arrangement of this concerto for two pianos and orchestra by Joseph Cooper (d. 2001) is not in the public domain. Accordingly, the staves for the two-piano arrangement have been removed from this scan.
Scanned at 600 dpi.
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General Information

Work Title Piano Concerto
Alternative. Title Concerto for 2 Pianos and Orchestra
Composer Vaughan Williams, Ralph
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IRV 59
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
  1. Toccata: Allegro moderato
  2. Romanza: Lento
  3. Fuga chromatica (Allegro), con finale alla tedesca
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926 (first two movements)
1930 (finale)
First Performance. 1933 (original - piano solo version)
Adrian Boult (conductor)

1946 (revised - 2 piano version)

Dedication To Harriet Cohen
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: piano (original) ; 2 pianos (revised)
Orchestra: 2 flutes (2nd also piccolo), 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons
4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, percussion, organ pedal (ad lib.), strings
External Links Wikipedia article for revision
Wikipedia article for original