Item description for Fantasticke Scherzo, Op. 25 - Study score by Josef Suk...
Composed in 1904, Josef Suk's pasionate symphonic scherzo is presented for the first time in a moderately priced, authoratative score that will be a welcome addition to the libraries of performers and music enthusiasts everywhere.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.8" Width: 8.1" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.45 lbs.
Release Date Jul 31, 2004
Publisher Serenissima Music, Inc.
ISBN 1932419071 ISBN13 9781932419078
Availability 78 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 17, 2017 09:13.
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An underrated composer Jan 11, 2007
Josef Suk (1874-1935) was Dvorák's pupil and son-in-law, and the teacher of Martinu among others. He was not a particularly prolific composer but most of his works are of high quality, and the Fantasticke Scherzo is no exception. This is a totally delectable ten-minute work in a light-hearted mood, with propulsive rhythms and a gorgeous recurring theme in the violoncelli.
This Serenissima score is a reprint of the Breitkopf & Härtel edition of around 1905. The engraving is very clear and the score well laid out with good spacing between the staves. Print quality is fine and this score is a pleasure to use.
There is an excellent recording by Charles Mackerras and the Czech Philharmonic which should be readily available.