8 Overtures in 8 Parts, Op.7 (Sammartini, Giuseppe)

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Fynnjamin (2015/3/25)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. London: I. Walsh, n.d.[1752].
Misc. Notes University of Western Ontario Music Library (CDN-Lu): RISM A/I: S 703
From the Drs. Whitby Music Collection at the University of Western Ontario.
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Work Title 8 Overtures in 8 Parts
Alternative. Title Eight overtures in eight parts for violins, hoboys, french horns, &c. with a thorough bass for the harpsicord or violoncello, and six grand concertos for violins &c.
Composer Sammartini, Giuseppe
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.7 ; RISM A/I: S 703
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGS 24
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 overtures
  1. Overture in D major
  2. Overture in E major
  3. Overture in D minor
  4. Overture in A major
  5. Overture in D major
  6. Overture in G major
  7. Overture in D major
  8. Overture in D major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1750 or before
First Publication. 1752 - London: John Walsh
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 2 oboes, 2 horns, strings, continuo
Extra Information *Originally intended to be published together with 6 Grand Concertos in 8 Parts, Op.8, named on the title-page. Walsh apparently saw the advantage of having 2 different publications instead of the single one of 14 works by the time they were actually issued.