Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4

  • in 4 movements (1899-1901/1902–1910)
  • in G major
  • for soprano and orchestra
  • 4 3 3 3 - 4 3 0 0 - timp, perc(4), hp, str
  • Duration: 54’
  • Soloists:
    soprano
  • Instrumentation details:
    1st flute
    2nd flute
    3rd flute (+picc)
    4th flute (+picc)
    1st oboe
    2nd oboe
    3rd oboe (+c.a)
    1st clarinet in Bb (+cl(A)
    cl(C))
    2nd clarinet in Bb (+cl(A)
    cl(Eb))
    3rd clarinet in Bb (+cl(A)
    cl(C)
    bass cl(Bb)
    bass cl(A))
    1st bassoon
    2nd bassoon
    3rd bassoon (+cbsn)
    1st horn in F
    2nd horn in F
    3rd horn in F
    4th horn in F
    1st trumpet in Bb (+tpt(F))
    2nd trumpet in Bb (+tpt(F))
    3rd trumpet in Bb (+tpt(F))
    timpani
    percussion(6): glockenspiel, triangle, cymbal, tam-tam, sleigh bells, bass drum
    harp
    violin I
    violin II
    viola
    violoncello
    contrabass
  • Composer: Gustav Mahler
  • Piano reduction: Josef Venantius von Wöss
  • Thematic analysis: Richard Specht
  • Editor: Erwin Ratz
  • Table of contents:
    Vorwort - Quellen - Gesangstext
    Preface - Sources - Lyrics
    Préface - Sources - Texte
    1. Satz: Bedächtig. Nicht eilen
    2. Satz: In gemächlicher Bewegung. Ohne Hast
    3. Satz: Ruhevoll
    4. Satz: Sehr behaglich. "Wir genießen die himmlischen Freuden"
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Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4 for soprano and orchestra | UE34317

  • Edition type: study score
  • Series: Neue Studienpartituren-Reihe
  • Languages: German
  • Edition info: Based on the Critical Complete Edition, published by International Gustav Mahler Society, Vienna.
  • Format: 17.0 × 24.0 cm
  • ISBN: 978-3-7024-6762-3
  • ISMN: 979-0-008-08122-4
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Contents

  • Vorwort - Quellen - Gesangstext
  • Preface - Sources - Lyrics
  • Préface - Sources - Texte
  • 1. Satz: Bedächtig. Nicht eilen
  • 2. Satz: In gemächlicher Bewegung. Ohne Hast
  • 3. Satz: Ruhevoll
  • 4. Satz: Sehr behaglich. "Wir genießen die himmlischen Freuden"

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