Symphony No.56 in C major, Hob.I:56 (Haydn, Joseph)



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PDF scanned by Haydn100&7
Philip Legge (2009/5/16)

Editor Helmut Schultz (1904-1945)
Publisher. Info. Boston: Haydn Society, 1951.
Reprinted Kritische Ausgabe sämtlicher Symphonien, Vol.V
Salzburg: Haydn-Mozart Presse, n.d.(ca.1960). Plate H.M.P. 55.
Misc. Notes No renewal found
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General Information

Work Title Symphony in C major
Alternative. Title
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob. I:56
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro di molto (C major, 3/4, 272 bars)
II. Adagio (F major, 2/4, 141 bars)
III. Menuetto – Trio (C major – F major, 3/4, 94 bars)
IV. Prestissimo (C major, 125 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1774
First Publication. 1881 or earlier
Average DurationAvg. Duration 36 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns in C-alto and F, 2 Trumpets in C, timpani, strings
(double bass and harpsichord ad libitum)
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Misc. Comments

Symphonies by Joseph Haydn (Hob. I)
6 Paris Symphonies
12 London Symphonies