Symphony no. 9 in C 'the Great', D. 944

The Symphony no. 9 in C major, D. 944, is the last symphony completed by Franz Schubert. It is usually called The Great to distinguish it from the 'Little' Symphony no. 6 in C major. It is largely believed that the no. 9 Symphony was written in 1825, with some letters by Schubert supporting this claim. The date of the first performance has been disputed, with some claiming that there was an attempt to perform it in 1826, and other sources claiming that the symphony was part of a concert programme in ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - I. Andante, allegro ma non troppo
Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - II. Andante con moto
Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - III. Scherzo - Allegro vivace
Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - IV. Finale - Allegro vivace
Composer Form Instrument Period
Franz Schubert Symphony Orchestra Classical

Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer. Although he died at an early age, Schubert was tremendously prolific. He wrote some 600 ...
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