Symphony no. 4 in Cm 'Tragic', D. 417

The Symphony no. 4 in C minor, D. 417 was written by Franz Schubert in 1816, when he was 19 years old. It was premiered, however, in 1849, two decades after hsi death. Schubert himself gave it the title Tragic, adding it to the manuscript after it had been finished, though his reasons for doing so remain obscure. In any case, it is one of the only two symphonies he wrote in minor keys. It shows a heavily influence of Mozart and Haydn.  The work calls for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 ... more

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Sheet music

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Sheet Music I. Adagio molto – Allegro vivace Preview Download
Sheet Music II. Andante Preview Download
Sheet Music III. Menuetto. Allegro vivace – Trio Preview Download
Sheet Music IV. Allegro Preview Download

Music recordings

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Recording I. Adagio molto - Allegro vivace Download
Recording II. Andante in A flat major Download
Recording III. Menuetto. Allegro vivace - Trio in E flat major Download
Recording IV. Allegro Download



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