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Ferdinand Ries

Ferdinand Ries (1784-1838)

Nationality: German
Baptized: November 28, 1784, Bonn Died: January 13, 1838, Frankfurt (age 53)

String Quintet in a minor, Op. 167

(for 2 violins, 2 violas and cello)
I. Andante con moto - Allegro
II. Andantino con moto
III. Scherzo. Allegro molto
IV. Finale. Allegro con fuoco
Composed: 1827 (age 42-43)
Published: 1832, Mainz: Schott’s Söhne (age 47-48)
Dedication: à son ami Charles Springsfeld

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