Tempo: Allegro Assai. Sehr Trotzig (Very Obstinate)
Key: A minor (with C sections in D) and various modulations (D minor, F major, D minor, A major, A-flat minor, etc.)
Time Signature: Alla Breve with subsidiary theme in 2/4.
Form: Rondo (ABA’B’A”CC’C”A”’ Coda)