Symphony No.54 in G major, Hob.I:54 (Haydn, Joseph)



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Sheet Music


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. 63.
Misc. Notes No renewal found
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Arrangements and Transcriptions


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Parsonstreet (2015/12/19)

Arranger A.P. Duncan
Publisher. Info. A.P. Duncan
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General Information

Work Title Symphony Hob.I:54, G major
Alternative. Title
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob. I:54
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Adagio maestoso – Presto (G major, 3/4 – ¢, 215 bars)
II. Adagio assai (C major, 3/4, 137 bars)
III. Menuetto: Allegretto – Trio (G major, 3/4, 70 bars)
IV. Finale: Presto (G major, C major, 155 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1774
First Publication. 1881 or earlier
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns in G and C, 2 trumpets in C, timpani, strings
(double bass and harpsichord ad libitum)
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Misc. Comments

Published (first edition?) by Karl Banck (Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1881), p.70. WorldCat confirms that the 3rd of the symphonies listed is no.54.)

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