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




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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.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.56 in C major
Alternative. Title Symfonia No.56
Name Translations Sinfonía n.º 56; Symphony No. 56; symphonie nº 56; Symfonie nr. 56; Симфония № 56; 56. Sinfonie; Sinfonia n. 56
Authorities Wikipedia; GND: 300979797
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.I:56
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 545
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro di molto (C major, 271 bars)
  2. Adagio (F major, 141 bars)
  3. Minuet (C major, 72 bars) – Trio (F major, 22 bars)
  4. Finale. 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, bassoon, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, strings
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Misc. Comments

Symphonies by Joseph Haydn (Hob. I)