Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Born May 7, 1833 in Hamburg Germany. Died April 3, 1897 in Vienna Austria.

Akademische Festouvertüre Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80.

Composed Summer 1880.

First Performance: January 4, 1881 at Breslau with Brahms conducting.

Instrumentation: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 More >