Symphonie E moll, op. 27 : autograph manuscript.

Record ID: 
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943.
Biographical Data: 
Russian composer.
Symphonie E moll, op. 27 : autograph manuscript.
Uniform title: 
Symphonies, no. 2, op. 27, E minor

The manuscript includes deletions, corrections, erasures and annotations by the composer, as well as markings by the composer in red crayon and pencil for the published ed., and the engraver's markings in pencil.


For orchestra.
Caption title from printed ed.
Caption of printed ed.: Symphonie E moll / S. Rachmaninow, op. 27. A Monsieur S. Tanéiew.
Orchestration completed by composer in Dresden, 1907-1908.
The 1st 4 and final 2 pages of the manuscript lacking; the 1st 4 pages of the 1st movement and the last 2 pages of the 4th movement (1-4 and 229-230) are printed facsimiles of the 1st ed.: Moscou : A. Gutheil ; Leipzig : [printed by] Breitkopf & Härtel, 1908. Plate no. A. 8899 G.
Each movement paginated separately by the composer. The 1st movement is paginated 5-113, followed by 3 blank pages. The 2nd is paginated 1-78. The 3rd is paginated 1-35, followed by 1 blank page. The 4th is paginated 1-102, lacking pages 19-22.

Associated names: 

Taneev, Aleksandr Sergeevich, 1850-1918, dedicatee.