6 English Canzonettas, Hob.XXVIa:31-36 (Haydn, Joseph)

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Publisher. Info. London: Corri, Dussek & Co., n.d.[1795].
Misc. Notes Stanford University Memorial Library of Music, Stanford (US-STun): RISM A/I: H 2678
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Work Title Original Canzonettas, Set 2
Alternative. Title Second set of Dr. Haydn's VI original canzonettas
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.XXVIa:31-36 ; RISM A/I: H 2678
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Key see below
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs
  1. Sailor's Song (A major)
  2. The Wanderer (G minor)
  3. Sympathy (E major)
  4. She never told her love (A major)
  5. Piercing eyes (G major)
  6. Content (A major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1794-95
First Publication. 1795 - London: Corri, Dussek & Co.
Librettist see below
1. most likely by Anne Hunter (1742-1821)
2. Anne Hunter (1742-1821)
3. John Hoole (1727-1803), after Pietro Metastasio (1698-1782)
4. William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
5-6. Unknown
Language English
Dedication The Right Honorable Ladie Charlotte Bertie
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, piano

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Songs with Keyboard by Joseph Haydn (Hob. XXV-XXVI)
Hob. XXVa (2 Voices and Keyboard)
  • Beim Schmerz der dieses Herz durchw√ľhlt, Hob.XXVIa:37
  • Der schlaue Pudel, Hob.XXVIa:38
  • Trachten will ich nicht auf Erden, Hob.XXVIa:39
  • Der Feldzug, Hob.XXVIa:40
  • Als einst mit Weibes Sch√∂nheit, Hob.XXVIa:44
  • Vergi√ü mein nicht, Hob.XXVIa:46
  • Bald wehen uns des Fr√ľhlings L√ľfte, Hob.XXVIa:47
  • Ich liebe, du liebest, er liebet, Hob.XXVIa:48a
  • D√ľrre, Staub, vermorschte Knochen, Hob.XXVIa:48b
  • Sag'n allweil vom Staatsleb'n, Hob.XXVIa:48c
  • Kein besseres Leben ist ja auf der Welt, Hob.XXVIa:48d
XXVb (3 Voices and Keyboard)
  • An den Vetter, Hob.XXVb:1
  • Daphnens einziger Fehler, Hob.XXVb:2
  • Betrachtung des Todes, Hob.XXVb:3
  • An die Frauen, Hob.XXVb:4
XXVc (4 Voices and Keyboard)
  • Der Augenblick, Hob.XXVc:1
  • Alles hat seine Zeit, Hob.XXVc:3
  • Die Beredsamkeit, Hob.XXVc:4
  • Der Greis, Hob.XXVc:5
  • Die Warnung, Hob.XXVc:6
  • Wider den √úbermut, Hob.XXVc:7
XXVIa (Voice and Keyboard)
XXVIb (Cantatas)
  • Deutschlands Klage auf den Tod des grossen Friedrichs Borussens K√∂nig, Hob.XXVIb:1
  • Dr. Har(r)ingtons Compliment, Hob.XXVIb:3
  • Lines from the battle of the Nile, Hob.XXVIb:4