Schumann, R. (Rousseau): Adagio and Allegro in A-flat, op. 70 for alto saxophone and piano
Code: JP4011 ISMN: 979-0-3019-0074-1
Robert Schumann's Adagio and Allegro, op. 70, was
composed between February 14th and 17th, 1849. This was
a particularly productive period for the composer,
during which he produced a number of diverse works in
rapid succession. During the same week, between February
11th - 12th, he also composed the Phantasiestucke, op.
73 for clarinet and piano, followed by the Konzertstuck
for four horns and several choral works. The Three
Romances, op. 94, for oboe and piano were composed later
during the same year. Although the Adagio and Allegro
was originally written for the horn, it is a popular
work on concert programs performed by a diversity of
This edition includes suggested fingerings by Eugene
Rousseau. Approximate duration: 7:45.