Symphony No.60 in C major, Hob.I:60 (Haydn, Joseph)

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Editor Howard Chandler Robbins Landon (1926-2009)
Publisher. Info. Kritische Ausgabe sämtlicher Symphonien, Vol.VI
Salzburg: Haydn-Mozart Presse, 1959. Plate H.M.P. 59.
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Publisher. Info. Lyon: Guera, 1783. Plate 74.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.60 in C major
Alternative. Title Il distratto ; Sinfonia No.60
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.I:60
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 549
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Adagio – Allegro di molto (C major, 228 bars)
  2. Andante (G major, 131 bars)
  3. Minuet (C major, 30 bars) – Trio (C minor, 23 bars)
  4. Presto (C minor, 163 bars)
  5. Adagio (F major, 78 bars)
  6. Finale. Prestissimo (C major, 130 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1774
First Publication. 1785 (parts, Sieber)
1881 (full score, Kistner) WorldCat (or earlier)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 oboes, [bassoon], 2 horns, [2 trumpets], timpani, strings
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Extra Information Violins I & II begin the Finale with the lowest string tuned (scordatura) to F, but tune up to G in the course of the music to create a comical effect.

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Symphonies by Joseph Haydn (Hob. I)