Caprice for Violin and Orchestra


M-H  2/6-1

Autograph full score of  ‘Caprice for violin and Orchestra.’ Brown paper covered. 50 paginations in  pencil. 20-stave score paper imprinted ‘B.C. No.7’ on a bar with a lyre emblem.  There are 3 leaves unnumbered which precede the score. The first recto of thes e  is inscribed in black ink: ‘Caprice pour Violon et orchestre par GWL  Marshall-Hall.’ in the composer’s hand. The rest of these pages are blank. The  first paginated recto contains the title in English and the tempo marking  ‘Allegretto scherzando.’ It is signed at p.50. ‘GWLM-H’, but is undated.

The work is  scored for: solo violin, flute, 2 oboe, 2 clarinet in B 2 bassoon, 4 horns,  trumpet in C, 2 tenor trombones, bass trombone, timpani, strings.