XGc 18 • Sinfonia in B [4th Symphony in B flat] • 1806

XGc 18 • Sinfonia in B [4th Symphony in B flat] • 1806

Collection name:  RLL Music Archives
Location:  Nelahozeves Castle
Inventory number:  XGc 18
Composer:  Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Other versions of composer´s name:  Beethoven, Louis, Luigi
Title:  Sinfonia in B [4th Symphony in B flat]
Opus No.:  60
Description:  Handwritten performing parts housed in a cardboard cover. Include: Violino 1mo (3), Violino 2do (3), Viola (2), Violoncello e Basso (3, one copy is missing), Flauto, Oboe 1mo, Oboe 2do, Clarinetto 1mo, Clarinetto 2do, Fagotto 1mo, Fagotto 2do, Corno 1mo, Corno 2do, Clarino 1mo, Clarino 2do, Trombono 2do, Trombono 3zo, (Alto Trombone part is missing), Timpani.
Dedication:  Franz von Oppersdorff
Total number of pieces:  25
Number of scores:  0
Number of parts for voices:  0
Number of parts for instruments:  25
Number of pages:  462 fols.
State of completion:  Incomplete
Date of composition:  1806
Date of copy / print:  s.a.
Format + size:  Upright, 32 x 24 cm
Number of staves:  Various
Other notes:  Handwritten notes and corrections in various hands throughout the parts. Foliation of perforing parts: Vl. I, no. 1 - 24 fols., Vl. I, no. 2 - 24 fols., Vl. I, no. 3 - 24 fols., Vl. II, no. 1 - 23 fols., Vl. II, no. 2 - 25 fols., Vl. II, no. 3 - 23 fols., Vla., no. 1 - 25 fols., Vla., no. 2 - 25 fols., Vlc. & Basso, no. 1 - 28 fols., Vlc. & Basso, no. 2 - 27 fols., Vlc. & Basso, no. 3 - 28 fols.[1 part is missing, there were originally 4 copies], Fl. - 16 fols., Ob. I - 16 fols. , Ob. II - 15 fols., Cl. I - 17 fols., Cl. II - 16 fols., Fag. I - 18 fols., Fag. II - 17 fols., Cor. I - 15 fols., Cor. II - 15 fols., Clar. I - 11 fols., Clar. II - 11 fols.,, Trb. II - 4 fols., Trb. III - 4 fols. Tymp. - 11 fols. Currently on display in exhibition at LP.