Scherzo for orchestra. E flat Major.
Dated: October 15, 1924.
Dedication: "To Pyotr Borisovich Ryazanov".
Manuscripts: in the Russian State Archive for Literature and Art (Stack 2048, Inv.1, Item 19).
First edition: D. Shostakovich, Collected Works. Vol. 10, Moscow, 1984.
"The Scherzo for orchestra Opus 7 is quite successful, but it still shows a lot of Glazunov's influence and partly that of Debussy. Its success is relative of course."
(From a letter to an unknown correspondent).