[Op. 5]. Potpourri pour le Violon avec Accompagnement d'un second Violon, Viola et Violoncelle composé et dédié à Monsieur la Baron de Reibnitz... Oeuvre 5. Pr. 20 gr. [Parts]. Louis SPOHR.

[Op. 5]. Potpourri pour le Violon avec Accompagnement d'un second Violon, Viola et Violoncelle composé et dédié à Monsieur la Baron de Reibnitz... Oeuvre 5. Pr. 20 gr. [Parts]

Leipzig: Bureau de Musique de C.F. Peters [PN 465], [after 1814]. Folio. Disbound. Violino primo: [1] (title), [2] (blank), 3-6, [ii] (blank) pp.; Violino secondo: [1] (blank), 2-3, [i] (blank) pp.; Viola: [1] (blank), 2-3, [i] (blank) pp.; Violoncello: [1] (blank), 2-3, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved.

Signature "Thos Scarsbrook" to upper right corner of title. Handstamp of R. Cocks & Co. [London] to foot of title.

Slightly to moderately foxed; lower edge dampstained; lower inner corner bumped; outer bifolium of Violino primo part detached; repair to first leaf of Viola part.

First Edition, later issue. Göthel p. 35. Not in WorldCat. The first edition was published in May of 1806, with a different title page and the imprint of A. Kühnel; Peters purchased Kühnel's business in 1814.

Thomas Scarsbrook (1809-?) was a professor of music in London and teacher of the violin (1871 census).

This potpourri is based on a theme from the one-act opera "Le petit matelot ou le mariage impromptu" (1796) by Pierre Gaveaux. See Göthel. Item #25976

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