XGc 14 • Sinfonie en Re mineur avec choeur final sur l'Ode de Schiller, an die Freude [=Symphony … • 1822-1824

XGc 14 • Sinfonie en Re mineur avec choeur final sur l'Ode de Schiller, an die Freude [=Symphony … • 1822-1824

Collection name:  RLL Music Archives
Location:  Nelahozeves Castle
Inventory number:  XGc 14
Composer:  Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Other versions of composer´s name:  Beethoven, Louis, Luigi
Title:  Sinfonie en Re mineur avec choeur final sur l'Ode de Schiller, an die Freude [=Symphony No. 9]
Opus No.:  125
Description:  A set of printed performing parts for Beethoven's 9th. Unbound, housed in a brown paper cover. First edition of orchestral parts. A coat of arms for the King of Prussia decorates the title page. Each part has its own title page as well (though considerably less decorated). Parts include: Violino 1mo, Violino 2do, Alto, Violoncello e Basso, Flauto 1mo, Flauto 2do, Oboe 1mo, Oboe 2do, Clarinetto 1mo in B, Clarinetto 2do in B, Fagotto 1mo, Fagotto 2do, Contra Fagotto, Corno 1mo in D, Corno 2do in D, Corno 3zo in B, Corno 4to in B, Tromba 1ma in D, Tromba 2da, Trombone Alto, Trombone Tenore, Trombone Basso, Triangelo, Grand Tambour, Cinelli, Timpani. Vocal parts: Soprano, Alto, Tenore, Basso.
Dedication:  König von Preussen Friedrich Wilhelm III
Total number of pieces:  30
Number of scores:  0
Number of parts for voices:  4
Number of parts for instruments:  26
Number of pages:  145 fols. (incl. title page)
State of completion:  Complete
Date of composition:  1822-1824
Date of copy / print:  [1826]
Place of print:  Mainz; Antwerp; Paris
Publisher:  B. Schotts Söhnen
Plate no.:  2321
Format + size:  Upright, 26 x 33 cm.
Number of staves:  Various
Other notes:  No. 144/16 written in pencil on the inside title page. Also stamped "Eisenberger Archiv" and "Prag bei Marco Berra".