Il mondo della luna, Hob.XXVIII:7 (Haydn, Joseph)



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March (Hob.VIII:5)

For Harp (Salzedo)

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Arranger Carlos Salzedo (1885-1961)
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New York: Composer's Music Corporation, 1923. Plate 784-5.
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Recording with soprano Carmen Lavani, conducted by B. Nicolai (abridged? 90 minutes. Benevento, 1979, Festival fantascientifico.)

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Work Title Il mondo della luna
Alternative. Title Dramma giocoso ; Die Welt auf dem Monde
Name Translations Il mondo della luna (Haydn); Holdbéli világ; Лунный мир; 月の世界; Księżycowy świat; Livet på månen; Ayda Dünya; عالم القمر
Name Aliases Die Welt auf dem Monde; Die Welt auf dem Mond
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 181897933; LCCN: n80094178; GND: 30006974X; BNF: 139135473
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.XXVII:7
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 311
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 acts
First Performance. 1777-08-03 in Esterháza, Hoftheatre
Librettist Carlo Goldoni (1707-1793)
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 3 sopranos, alto, 2 tenors, bass; mixed chorus
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons
2 horns, 2 trumpets, 2 trombones, timpani, strings
Primary Sources Abschrift, location not given by RISM?
Manuscript Fragments @ BNF

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A 1751 libretto at makes it clear the libretto was originally written for Galuppi, but not unusually Goldoni’s libretti were used and reused.

Operas by Joseph Haydn (Hob.XXVIII )

 Acide, Hob.XXVIII:1

 La Canterina, Hob.XXVIII:2

 Lo Speziale, Hob.XXVIII:3

 Le Pescatrici, Hob.XXVIII:4

 L'Infedeltà delusa, Hob.XXVIII:5

 L'incontro improvviso, Hob.XXVIII:6

 Il mondo della luna, Hob.XXVIII:7

 La vera Costanza, Hob.XXVIII:8

 Laurette, Hob.XXVIII:8a

 L'isola disabitata, Hob.XXVIII:9

 La Fedeltà premiata, Hob.XXVIII:10

 L'infedeltà fedele, Hob.XXVIII:10bis

actually by Domenico Cimarosa

 Orlando Paladino, Hob.XXVIII:11

 Armida, Hob.XXVIII:12

 L'Anima del Filosofo, Hob.XXVIII:13