This facsimile sheet music of an original and the manuscript by George Onslow is part of our Dominantes collection.
Quintet n°32 for two violins, two violas and cello - Opus 78.
Editions: Paris, Brandus, (undated = 1851). Composition: 1848.
Presentation: Introduction, essential dates of George Onslow's life, the Brandus edition and the Gouffé copy.
Brandus edition in separate parts: 1st violin - 2nd violin - 1st viola - 2nd viola - cello. Quintet in d minor.
Manuscript full score in Gouffé's hand.
An absolutely remarkable chamber music work. The composer, now becoming better known thanks to Viviane Niaux' biography, should now receive the recognition he deserves.
Collection supervised by the musicologist Jean Saint-Arroman.Facsimile of a copy in the National Library of Paris (France).
Liste des titres
- Allegro patetico e moderato
- scherzo, impetuoso
- romance, andante affetuoso
- finale, agitato molto vivace.