Symphony No.46 in B major, Hob.I:46 (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, 1966. Plate D. 10.556.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano (Hartkamp)

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Mrnhrtkmp (2018/3/26)

Arranger Marijn Hartkamp (b. 1999)
Publisher. Info. Marijn Hartkamp
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.46 in B major
Alternative. Title Sinfonia No.46
Name Translations symphonie nº 46; Symphony No. 46; Symfonie nr. 46; 46. Sinfonie; 交響曲第46番 (ハイドン); Sinfonía n.º 46 (Haydn); Симфония № 46; Sinfonia n. 46
Name Aliases Symfonie nr. 46 (Haydn)
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 292586407; BNF: 13913302k
Composer Haydn, Joseph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Hob.I:46
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJH 535
Key B major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
  1. Vivace (B major, 151 bars)
  2. Poco adagio (B minor, 66 bars)
  3. Minuet. Allegretto (B major, 26 bars) - Trio (B minor, 28 bars)
  4. Finale. Presto e scherzando (B major, 214 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1772
First Publication. 1775
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation 2 oboes, [bassoon], 2 horns, strings
Primary Sources H-Bn Ms.mus I.35 (autograph score)
External Links Haydn100&7
Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

Published in 1775 in a group of 4 "Haydn symphonies (only 2 actually by Haydn), by "Bureau d'Abonnement" with symphony no.45, a symphony now known to be by Vanhal (Hoboken I:C8), and Hob. I:Es6 (actually by Maldere or Asplmayr?).

Symphonies by Joseph Haydn (Hob. I)