Moderato in A major, B116

Opus number

Burghauser catalogue number


Date of composition

3 February 1881

Premiere - date and place


Premiere performer(s)


First edition

Hudebni matice Umelecke besedy, 1921, Prague

Parts / movements

one movement composition


approx. 2 min. 50 sec.

This piano piece incorporates the same thematic material as the first part of the cycle Legends, Op. 59, which originated at the same time. It was published in 1921 in a revision by Josef Suk and Vaclav Stepan. It is not known whether the piece was performed in public, but there are several recordings of it in existence.