Faculty of Performance, Visual Arts and Communications

School of Music

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Editor: Henri Petri

b: Utrecht 5.4.1856 d: Dresden 7.4.1914

Teachers: ? Dahmen (leader of Utrecht Orchestra), Joseph Joachim (1871-4) Henri Vieuxtemps (E. van der Straeten says he was at the Brussels Conservatoire after studying with Joachim).

Family: father oboist in the Utrecht Orchestra. Son, the pianist Egon Petri (1881-1962)

Associates: Joachim (he performed with him in London in 1877), Raff, Hanus Wihan, August Manns, Hans Sitt, Ferruccio Busoni (dedicatee of Busoni's Second String Quartet and of his Violin Concerto, of which he gave the first performance with the Berlin Philharmonic, the composer conducting, in 1897).

Professional appointments: Concertmaster, Sonderhausen (1877-81), Concertmaster, Hanover (1881-2), and in Leipzig (1882-9) and Dresden (1889-1914), where he also taught at the conservatory.

Chamber Ensembles: Quartets in Leipzig, with Bolland, Thümer and Klengel (later A. Schröder), and in Dresden, with Erdman Warwas, Alfred Spitzner and Georg Wille. Piano Trio in Dresden with Margerethe Stern and Ferdinand von Liliencron.

Pupils: Egon Petri (who played for a while in Henri's quartet). [more to follow]

Editions

Revised edition of Ferdinand David's "Die Hohe Schule des Violinspiels" (Breitkopf u. Härtel, c. 1902).

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Editions

Title Composer Work Publisher Publication No. Date
Andante. Menuett, und Rondo Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Haffner Serenade Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Capricen Various, Kapricen Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Ciaccona Vitali, Tommaso Chaconne Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Ciaccona in G minor Vitali, Tommaso Chaconne Breitkopf & Härtel 3701 0 View
Concert für Violine und Piano IV Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Violin Concerto in D major Universal 1903 View
Concert no. 2 in E major Bach, Johann Sebastian Violin Concerto no 2 in E major Universal 702 1903 View
Die hohe Schule des Violinspiels (Band 2) David, Ferdinand Die Hohe Schule des Violinspiels Werke berühmter Meister des 17ten. u. 18ten. Jahrhunderts Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Folies d'Espagne Corelli, Arcangelo Violin Sonata 'Follia' Breitkopf & Härtel V.A.1992 1900 View
Konzert No. 28 Viotti, Giovanni Battista Violin Concerto no. 28 Breitkopf & Härtel 2851 1909 View
Sonate Handel, Georg Frederic Violin Sonata in A Breitkopf & Härtel VA1193 1902 View
Sonate Tartini, Giuseppe Violin sonata in D Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Sonate Locatelli, Pietro Antonio Violin Sonata in G minor Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Sonate Geminiani, Francesco Violin Sonata in C minor Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Sonate Anon., Sonata in A minor (in David's Hohe Schule) Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View
Sonate Anon., Sonata in C minor (in David's *Hohe Schule*) Breitkopf & Härtel 1902 View
Sonate Anon., Sonata in E flat major (in David's *Hohe Schule*) Breitkopf & Härtel VA1993 1902 View