Musikalische Anthologie für Kenner und Liebhaber (Bossler, Heinrich Philipp)

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Publisher. Info. Speyer: Bossler, 1788-1790.
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Work Title Musikalische Anthologie für Kenner und Liebhaber
Alternative. Title Musikalische Anthologie für Kenner und Liebhaber. Der musikal. Realzeitung praktischen Theils. Anthologie für Kenner und Liebhaber der Tonkunst. Anthologie zur musikalischen Realzeitung
Composer Bossler, Heinrich Philipp
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's at least 3 volumes
First Publication. 1788-90
Librettist various (mostly unatrributed), including see below
Moses Mendelssohn
Matthias Claudius
Johann Paul Friedrich Richter
Johann Gaudenz von Salis-Seewis
Johann Georg Jacobi
Christoph Christian Sturm
Language German. Some songs in Italian, French, other languages
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation voice, keyboard; keyboard ; voice, orchestra ; violin solo; violin piccolo ; string quartet; viola d'amore; viola d'amore & viola da gamba or violone; violin, viola d'amore, viola da gamba (or violone); oboe, viola d'amore, cello; violin, keyboard
Extra Information Contains musical pieces, excerpts and examples illustrating articles and reviews in the Musikalische Realzeitung [link to digitization?].
  • Includes an anonymous piece in AEad scordatura for solo violin (Vol.1, p.80, as well as some more tunings on p.78)
  • Vol.1 pp.82-88 includes fingering examples for excerpts by various composers for solo violin, as a supplement to Leopold Mozart's Violinschule.
  • Vol.2 includes tunings and a few pieces for viola d'amore, pp.130-133, 140, 144-149.

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