Basic Details

Title
Symphony on a Hymn Tune
Availability
Available
Category
Orchestral
Instrumentation
2.2.2.2.-4.2.3.1.-timp.3 perc.-str
Duration
19'
Publisher
Southern Music Publishing Co. Inc.
Premiere
  • World: Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY, February 22nd, 1945 (The Philharmonic Society of New York; Virgil Thomson, conductor)
Edition/Catalog #
HL 00228394
Parts/Movements
  1. Introduction and Allegro
  2. Andante cantabile
  3. Allegretto
  4. Allegro
Versions
Symphony on a Hymn Tune for piano four hands (n/a)

Cataloging Information

Copyright
©1954 Southern; ©1982 Virgil Thomson
Year Composed
1928
Year Published
1954
M.S. Location
The Virgil Thomson Papers at Irving S. Gilmore Music Library at Yale University
Cardell Number
Orch13[A-E]
Meckna Number
W10
External Links
Sales Link (at publisher)

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