Joseph Haydn wrote sixty-eight string quartets. The number was previously thought to be eighty-three, but this includes some arrangements and spurious works.
They are catalogued by Anthony van Hoboken 's catalogue of his works, and also by their publication order in the First Haydn Edition FHEbut are most often simply referred to by their opus numbers.
This set of quartets is now commonly attributed to Romanus Hoffstetterthough this is not universally agreed on. Haydn also accepted the six works as genuine in the edition of his complete string quartets published by Ignaz Pleyel. Unfortunately, both strands of evidence are not beyond questioning. The nickname "Sun" refers to the image of a rising sun, an emblem of the publisher, on the cover page of the first edition. Named after Johann Tost, a violinist in the Esterhazy orchestra from — From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Quartet No. Allegro Moderato Adagio, Cantabile Menuetto Allegretto Finale Vivace All files courtesy of Musopen. Main article: String Quartets, Op. Oxford Music Online. Retrieved 3 Apr Naxos online catalog for CD catalog listing 8. Retrieved 9 Jun Guide to Chamber Music. New York: Dover, Joseph Haydn. List of compositions Category:Compositions by Joseph Haydn.
Time And Again - Oscar Peterson* - Jazz Gala quartets by Joseph Haydn.
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