Háry János (suite) (Kodály, Zoltán)

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Sheet Music

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Universal Edition, 1927. Plate U.E. 8943.
Misc. Notes Conductor's score.
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General Information

Work Title Háry János Suite
Alternative. Title
Composer Kodály, Zoltán
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IZK 26
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
I. Prelude. The Fairy Tale Begins
II. Viennese Musical Clock
III. Song
IV. The Battle and Defeat of Napoleon
V. Intermezzo
VI. Entrance of the Emperor and His Court
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926-27
First Performance. 1927-03-24 in Barcelona: Gran Teatre del Liceu
Orquestra Pau Casals, Antal Fleischer (conductor)
First Publication. 1927 – Vienna: Universal Edition
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation orchestra
3 flutes (all also piccolo), 2 oboes,
2 clarinets (B, 1st also E clarinet, 2nd also alto saxophone (E)), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 3 trumpets (C), 3 cornets (B), 3 trombones, tuba
snare drum, bass drum, cymbals, triangle, tambourine, tam-tam, bells, chimes, xylophone
celesta, piano, cimbalom, strings

Misc. Comments

This suite is taken from the singspiel Háry János.