Symphony no. 4 in Eb 'Romantic' (WAB 104)

Bruckner's Symphony no. 4 in Eb (WAB 104) is one of the composer's most popular works. Written in 1874 and revised several times, it was dedicated to Prince Konstantin of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst. It was premiered in 1881 by Hans Richter in Vienna with great success.The symphony's nickname of Romantic was used by the composer himself. It does not refer to the modern conception of romantic love but rather the medieval romance. Any critical appraisal of this work must take into account the Bruckner Problem – i.e. the controversy surrounding ... more

This sheet contains the following parts:

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I. Allegro
II. Andante quasi Allegretto
III. Scherzo. Sehr schnell; Trio. Im gleichen Tempo
IV. Finale. Allegro moderato
Composer Form Instrument Period
Anton Bruckner Symphony Orchestra Romantic

Anton Bruckner

Anton Bruckner was an Austrian composer known for his symphonies, masses, and motets. The first are considered emblematic of the final stage ...