Symphony No.54 in G major, Hob.I:54 (Haydn, Joseph)



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Philip Legge (2009/5/16)

Editor Helmut Schultz (1904-1945)
Publisher. Info. Boston: Haydn Society, 1951.
Reprinted Kritische Ausgabe sämtlicher Symphonien, Vol.V
Salzburg: Haydn-Mozart Presse, n.d.(ca.1960). Plate H.M.P. 63.
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Arranger Andrew Paul Duncan
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Work Title Symphony No.54 in G major
Alternative. Title Sinfonia No.54
Name Translations symphonie nº 54; Symphony No. 54; Symfonie nr. 54; Symphonia cinquanta-quarte de Haydn; 54. Sinfonie; 交響曲第54番 (ハイドン); Sinfonía n.º 54 (Haydn); Haydna Sümfon 54id; Симфония № 54; Sinfonia n. 54; السيمفونيه رقم 54
Name Aliases Symfonie nr. 54 (Haydn)
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 293735835; BNF: 139133106
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.I:54
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 543
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Adagio maestoso – Presto (G major, 232 bars)
  2. Adagio assai (C major, 137 bars)
  3. Minuet. Allegretto – Trio (G major, 70 bars)
  4. Finale. Presto (G major, 155 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1774
First Publication. 1778 ca.?
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation [2 flutes], 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, [2 trumpets], [timpani], strings
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