Piano Quintets

Small instrumental groups with or without piano
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Re: Piano Quintets

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ilu wrote:I am interested in a quintet for piano and strings by F. J. Haydn. M. Clementi or W. A. Mozart to be performed by piano student (intermediate level).
These three did not write any piano quintets - by which I take it you mean Pf,Vl1,Vl2,Va,Vc. It is generally thought that Luigi Boccherini was the first composer to write for this combination - there are two of his quintets on IMSLP. Otherwise, it was kickstarted as a combination by Robert Schumann.

I would look at the Boccherinis.

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It seems that Giordani quintets might predate Boccherini's by a few years. But they are, of course, not as well known.
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Re: Piano Quintets

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Fred and Jean-Séb:

Thank you for the explanations and recommendations.

My first idea was to choose some divertimentos by F-J-Haydn, but as I recall include other instruments as well as strings.

I will look at the Boccherini's and Giodani's.

In this case, Steibelt's and Dussek's are great options, as suggested by Jean-Séb.

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The score and parts of Oleg Eiges' piano quintet. I hope to someday access a copy of his piano trio.

Oleg Konstantinovich EIGES (EYGES)
Piano Quintet (1961)
Eiges, O - Piano Quintet (1961).pdf
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From Georgian site: Andrey Balanchivadze (1906-1992)

Balanchivadze A - Piano Quintet (fs 1989).pdf
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From Georgian music site:

Sulkhan Nasidze (1927-1996)

Nasidze S - Piano Quintet (1988).pdf
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This composer's bio and works list can be seen at:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrei_Volkonsky

Andrei Mikhailovich VOLKONSKY
Piano Quintet, op. 5 (1955)
Volkonsky - Piano Quintet, op. 5 (1955).pdf
Volkonsky - Piano Quintet, op. 5 (1955) (parts).pdf
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