Symphony No.43 in E-flat major, Hob.I:43 (Haydn, Joseph)



Sheet Music


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Ottaviano (2009/5/18)

Editor Howard Chandler Robbins Landon (1926-2009)
Publisher. Info. Kritische Ausgabe sämtlicher Symphonien, Vol.IV
Vienna: Ludwig Doblinger, 1965. Plate D. 10.553
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Publisher. Info. Paris: Sieber, n.d.[1774].
Misc. Notes first of 3 symphonies (nos. 43, 52 and 47) published together in a bundle as Opus 25. Hoboken gives evidence that publication was in 1774.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.43 in E-flat major
Alternative. Title Mercury ; Sinfonia No.43
Name Translations Symfonie nr. 43; Symphony No. 43; Sinfonía n.º 43; 交響曲第43番; Симфония № 43; symphonie nº 43; 43. Sinfonie; Sinfonia n. 43; Simfonia núm. 43; 교향곡 43번; Simfonio Numero 43
Name Aliases Merkur
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 294391372; LCCN: no92006383; GND: 300070209; BNF: 13913299h
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.I:43
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 532
Key E-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Allegro (E-flat major, 254 bars)
  2. Adagio (A-flat major, 120 bars)
  3. Minuet - Trio (E-flat major, 52 bars)
  4. Finale. Allegro (E-flat major, 203 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1770-71
First Publication. 1774
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 oboes, [bassoon], 2 horns, strings
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Misc. Comments

Published as symphony "no.10" by Simrock (as orchestral parts) ca.1811 in a subscription series. But published even earlier as a Periodical Symphony by Sieber in 1774.

Symphonies by Joseph Haydn (Hob. I)