Il mondo della luna, Hob.XXVIII:7 (Haydn, Joseph)



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Recording with soprano Carmen Lavani, conducted by B. Nicolai (abridged? 90 minutes. Benevento, 1979, Festival fantascientifico.) Javascript is required to submit files.

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Work Title Il mondo della luna
Alternative. Title Dramma giocoso ; Die Welt auf dem Monde
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.XXVII:7
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 Acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1777
First Performance. 1777-08-03 in Esterháza: Hoftheatre
Librettist Carlo Goldoni
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation Voices (3 sopranos, alto, 2 tenors, bass), chorus and orchestra 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, timpani, strings
Mss Sources Abschrift, location not given by RISM?
Manuscript Fragments @ BNF

Misc. Comments

"Dramma giocoso" mostly from later publications- However, manuscript fragments @ BNF also have "Dramma giocoso" (unless this was part of a cover title - to group the fragments, and added later, mid-19th-century?)