Miltons Morgengesang (Reichardt, Johann Friedrich)


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Fynnjamin (2010/6/13)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Kassel: for the Author, n.d. (1808)
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General Information

Work Title Miltons Morgengesang
Alternative. Title
Composer Reichardt, Johann Friedrich
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. PröR deest (appendix)
Key C
First Publication. 1808
Librettist John Milton, unknown translator
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation flutes, oboes, bassoons, horns in C, strings, 2 SSTB choruses

Misc. Comments

RISM lists 12 autograph copies of this work with varying instrumentations - 2 choruses and orchestra ; 2 voices, 2 bassoons, cello ; soprano, chorus, orchestra ; soprano, womens' chorus, orchestra ; SATB solos, chorus, orchestra ; tenor, male chorus, orchestra ; 2 sopranos, tenor, bass, SSTB chorus, continuo ; and in varying keys. Presumably a common and much-distributed work to exist in several copies sent to various colleagues (when relatively few works were published, still?)- some of the copies date from around 1796 so even if first publication was in 1808, the work was composed well before that.