Symphony no. 8 in C major '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

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Sheet Music Symphony no. 8 in C major, D. 944 - I. Andante – Allegro, ma non troppo, Più moto Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 8 in C major, D. 944 - II. Andante con moto Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 8 in C major, D. 944 - III. Scherzo. Allegro vivace – Trio Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 8 in C major, D. 944 - IV. Allegro vivace Preview Download
Sheet Music Symphony no. 8 in C major, D. 944 - Complete Score Preview Download
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Recording Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - III. Scherzo - Allegro vivace Download
Recording Symphony no. 8 in C major 'the Great', D. 944 - IV. Finale - Allegro vivace Download

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