The Creation, Hob. XXI:2

The Creation (Die Schöpfung) is an oratorio written between 1796-8 by Joseph Haydn, and considered by many to be his masterpiece. It depicts and celebrates the creation of the world as described in the biblical Book of Genesis and in Paradise Lost. It is scored for soprano, tenor and bass soloists (representing the Archangels Gabriel, Uriel, and Raphael), chorus and a symphonic orchestra, and is structured in three parts. it is said that Haydn was inspired to write this piece when he heard, during his visits to England, oratorios by Handel performed ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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La Creation, Premiere Partie I - 9, I
La Creation, Premiere Partie I - 9, II
La Creation, Premiere Partie I - 9, III
La Creation, Premiere Partie I0 - 14, I
La Creation, Premiere Partie I0 - 14, II
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 16 - 19, I
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 16 - 19, II
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 20 - 26, I
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 20 - 26, II
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 20 - 26, III
La Creation, Deuxime Partie 20 - 26, IV
La Creation, Troisieme Partie 27, I
La Creation, Troisieme Partie 28 - 32, I
La Creation, Troisieme Partie 28 - 32, II
La Creation, Troisieme Partie 28 - 32, III
La Creation, Troisieme Partie 28 - 32, IV

Franz Joseph Haydn

Franz Joseph Haydn, known as Joseph Haydn, was an Austrian composer, one of the most prolific and prominent composers of the Classical ...
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