Symphony No.55 in E-flat major, Hob.I:55 (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. 65
Misc. Notes No renewal found
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano 4 hands (Ulrich)

PDF scanned by Sibley Library
Morel (2009/12/19)

Arranger Hugo Ulrich (1822-1872)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d. Plate 5464
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General Information

Work Title Symphony in E-flat major, 'Der Schulmeister'
Alternative. Title “The Schoolmaster”
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob. I:55
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
I. Allegro di molto (E major, 3/4, 216 bars)
II. Adagio, ma semplicemente (B major, 2/4, 128 bars)
III. Menuetto – Trio (E major, 3/4, 72 bars)
IV. Finale: Presto (E major, 2/4, 179 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1774
First Publication. 1858 or earlier
Hofmeister's Monatsbericht (1858), p.164
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns in E and B alto, 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