12 English Ballads, Hob.XXVIa:Anh.a 3 (Haydn, Joseph)

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Publisher. Info. London: Preston, n.d.
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Work Title 12 English Ballads, 2nd Set
Alternative. Title A Second Set of Twelve Ballads, the music by Sigr. Giuseppe Haydn of Vienna, adapted to English Words, with an accompaniment for the harpsichord or piano forte
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.XXVIa:A3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 songs
  1. I told my soft wishes - arranged from String Quartet, Hob.III:41/4
  2. No time, no change - from String Quartet, Hob.III:7/2
  3. Again the balmy Zephyr blows - from Symphony, Hob.I:76/4
  4. Werter's Sonnet - Make there my tomb - from String Quartet, Hob.III:23/1
  5. Come gentle Eve - from String Quartet, Hob.III:40/4
  6. Go drooping flow'r - from Symphony, Hob.I:77/2
  7. Ev'ning now with purple wings - from Symphony, Hob.I:73/2
  8. I sit by the mossy fount - from Symphony, Hob.I:76/2
  9. The celebrated La Chasse - The sweet rosy morning - from Symphony, Hob.I:73/4
  10. Forlorn I plough the stormy wave - from String Quartet, Hob.III:B1/4
  11. O ye in youth and beauty's pride - from Symphony, Hob.I:77/4
  12. Together let's stray thro' the grove (Duet) - from Symphony, Hob.I:74/4
First Publication. 1786
Librettist see below
1. John Cunningham (1729-1773)
2. Matthew Prior (1664-1721)
3, 12. William Shenstone (1714-1763)
4. Charlotte Turner Smith (1749-1806)
5. Francesco Petrarca (1304-1374)
6, 9. Unidentified
7. Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
8. Ossian (James Macpherson (1736-1796))
10. Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782)
11. Thomas Gray (1716-1771)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, harpsichord/piano (No.12 for 2 voices, harpsichord/piano)
Extra Information These are arrangements from Haydn's instrumental works.