Composer

Nationality

Ewald, Victor  (1860 - 1935)

Russia

Work

Publisher

Quintet No. 1 in B flat minor, Opus 5

© Ensemble Music Publications

editions also available by Tarr, Miller, Thomas, & Rickard

Commission

Premier

Composed in 1890 and revised in 1905

Instrumentation

Modern edition for 2 trumpets in B flat, horn, trombone, tuba

Original instrumentation for 2 cornets in b flat, alto horn in e flat,
tenor horn in b flat, and bass horn in e flat

Special techniques

Duration

Movements

3 movements - c. 13' 30"

Moderato (c. 5' 30")

Adagio - Allegro - Adagio (c. 4' 00")

Allegro moderato (c. 4' 00")

Discography

Year
Ensemble
Album
Label and Catalog #
1960
New York Philharmonic Brass Ensemble
New York Philharmonic Brass Ensemble
Golden Crest Records CR 4003
1969
Illinois Brass Quintet
The Illinois Brass Quintet
Music Minus One MMO 6016
1970
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
Just Brass
Argo Records ZRG 655
1977
Empire Brass Quintet
Russian Brass
Sine Qua Non Records SQN SA 2012
1978
Mount Royal Brass Quintet
The Mount Royal Brass Quintet
McGill University Records 77004
1980
German Brass Quintet
The German Brass Quintet
Audite Records FSM 63 405
1985
American Brass Quintet
Brass Music of St. Petersburg
Musical Heritage Society MHS 7557L
1987
Netherlands Brass Quintet
Netherlands Brass Quintet
Ottavo Records OTR C48609
1991
Süddeutsches Blechbläserensemble
Brass Symphony
Marcophon Records CD 920 2
1993
Brass Ring
Brass Ring
Crystal Records CD 561
1993
Ensemble de Cuivres des Hauts de France
Musique de Chambre à Saint Petersbourg
BNL Records BNL 112861
1994
Ensemble Epsilon
Epsilon
Chamade CHCD 5610
1994
Stockholm Chamber Brass
Sounds of St. Petersburg
BIS CD 613
1995
Das Rennquintett
Five Classics
Bayer Records BR 100 251 CD
1995
The Prince Regent's Band
Russian Revolutionaries, Volume 1
Bayer Records BR 100 251
1996
Center City Brass Quintet
Center City Brass Quintet
Collins Classic 14892
1998
London City Brass Quintet
Performance
Self-produced LCBQ 1
1998
Skyline Brass
Caged
Self-produced SNCD 001
2003
Sonus Brass (Austria)
Episoden
werkzwei SB 991201
2003
Wallace Collection
Baltic Brass
Deux-Ellis Limited DXL 1042
2004
Tokyo Metropolitan Brass Quintet
Washington Post March
Meister Music Corp., Ltd.
2006
emBRASSment
Delikatessen
2008
Granada Brass Quintet
Rendezvous
Granadinos
2009
Melos Brass
Romantic Brass
Legend Classic 5206659005
2010
Philadelphia Orchestra Brass Quintet
Peter Tchaikovsky / Victor Ewald
Ondine Records ODE 1150-2D
2012
Eastern Kentucky University Brass Quintet
Brass Sketches
Mark Custom Records
2012
Floreat Brass Quintet
Quintette de Cuivres Floreat Musica
Indesens
2012
Sächsisches (Saxon) Blechbläserquintett
Sächsisches Blechbläserquintett
Amos Records CD 6060
2015
Wien Berlin Brass Quintet
Brilliant Brass
Tudor Records 7201
2018
Spanish Brass - Luur Metalls
XXX
SB Produccions, Espana
2019
Brass X
The Classic
Sony Classical
2019
High Bridge Brass
High Bridge Brass
Summit Records DCD 759
2019
Les Siecles Quintette de Cuivres
Coleur Cuivre
Nomad Records
2019
St. Petersburg Philharmonic Brass Quintet
Russian Brass
Cryston Records
20XX
esBRASSo Quintett
Selezione uno