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Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681 - 1767)

Divertimento e 6 Scherzi [TWV 50:23]
Sample Score

The source of “Divertimento” in B major TWV 50:23 is the autograph of the score Mus.ms.autogr. Telemann, G, P. 6(9), Rism Id no. 464111014, Staatsbibliotek zu Berlin Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung (DB).

Version 1.0
Ouverture 1763 a 2 Flauti traversieri, 2 Violini, Viola, Basso e Corno [TWV 55:D23]
Sample Score

The source is the autograph ms. of the score Mus.ms.autogr. Telemann, G. P. 6 (6), RISM ID no. 464111011, Staatsbibliotek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Musikabteilung (D-B). Caption title: “Ouverture 1763”.

Version 1.0
Concerto per 2 Flauti traversieri, Violino concertante, Violoncello obbligato, archi e Cembalo [TWV 54:D1]
Sample Score

The source is a ms. of the score Mus.ms 1033/45, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, RISM ID no. 450002922. Caption title: “Concerto a 2 Fl: Tr. Violin Conc: 2 Violin. Viola | Violoncello obl. e Cembalo. | Teleman”.

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Ouverture 1765 con 2 Corni, 2 Oboi, 2 Violini, Viola e Basso [TWV 55: D21]
Sample Score

The source is a ms. of parts Mus.ms 1034/45, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, RISM ID no. 450003088. Caption title: “Ouverture | composée | pour | Son Altesse Serenissime | Monseigneur Le Landgrave Louis VIII | Les Instruments sont | 2. Corns de Chasse | 2. Hautbois | 2. Violons | 1. Viola | avec | un Basse | | produit le | par moi | Telemann | 1765”.

Version 1.0
Ouverture Burlesque Don Quixotte [TWV 55:G10]
Sample Score

Two sources for separate parts are available: ms. Gieddes Samling X,3 mu 6305.1360, Giedde's Collection, Copenhagen Royal Library, and ms. Mus.ms 1034/80, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstad.

Publication of version 2.0, corrrecting some transcription errors and with a revised editorial format.
Ouverture "Wassermusik" [TWV 55:C3]
Sample Score

Sources are: ms. of the score Mus.ms 1034/39, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, RISM ID no. 450003081 (copyst Graupner), and ms. Gieddes Samling X,4 mu 6305.3060, Giedde's Collection, Copenhagen Royal Library. The Copenhagen ms. includes 7 separate parts: Violino Primo, Violino Secundo, Viola, Hautbois Primo [“Flaute a bec” in Sarabande and Bourrée], Oboe Secondo [“Flaute à bec” in Sarabande and Bourrée], Tasto, Cembalo. Flute parts are in french violin clef in both manuscripts. In this edition score is with original clefs, flute and oboe parts with violin clef.

Version 1.0, based on Copenhagen ms., was published on September 11, 2007. New version 2.0, published on September 7, 2013, was reviewed on the basis of Darmstadt ms., correcting some errors and with a new editorial format.
Concerto a 2 Flauti traversieri, 2 Violini, Viola, Fagotto e Basso [TWV 53: A1]
Sample Score

Source is ms of seven parts Mus.ms 1033/67, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, Rism ID no. 450002989.

Version 1.0
Concerto a Flauto dolce, Viola da gamba, Violino, Viola e Basso [TWV 52: a1]
Sample Score

Source is ms of score Mus.ms 1033/59, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt, RISM ID no. 450002981.

Version 1.0
Quatuor n. 5 à deux Flûtes ou deux Violons, et à deux Violoncelles ou deux Bassons [TWV 43:a1, 1733]
Sample Score

Quatuor TWV 43:a1 is no. 5 of the 1733 printed edition of separate parts, available at the digital library Gallica, BNF, Paris. Caption title: “Six Quatuors ou trios à deux flûtes ou deux violons, et à deux violoncelles ou deux bassons, dont le second peut être entièrement retranché ou se jouer sur le clavessin…”.

Version 1.0 has been published on May 18, 2013.
Concerto per 2 Flauti, 2 Oboi, 2 Violini, 2 Viole e Basso [TWV 54:B2]
Sample Score

Source of Concerto TWV 54:B2 is a ms. of separate parts Mus.2392-O-29, Digitale Bibliothek, SLUB Dresden, RISM ID no. 210000289. Flute parts are in french clef in source and in published score, while separate parts use current violin clef. Viola I part is in soprano clef in score, transposed in violin clef in separate part.  Violino ripieno part is in bass clef as to be played by cellos.

Version 1.0
Concerto in Re maggiore a 2 Flauti traversieri / Violini, 2 Dessus, Viola, Calchedon / Fagotto e Basso [TWV 53: D1]
Sample Score

Sources of Concerto in D major TWV 53:D1 are: the autograph ms. of the score, Mus2392-O-18, SLUB Dresden, RISM ID no. 210000291, and a ms. of separate parts, Mus Ms 1033-72, RISM ID no. 450002994, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB Darmstadt.

Version 2.0 has been completed on January 18, 2013. It presents a new editorial format, corrects some errors and includes bass figures from the Darmstadt ms. Previous version 1.4 was completed on September 21, 2008.
Concerto a 2 Flauti traversieri, Violino concertante, 2 Violini di ripieno, Viola, Basso ripieno, Basso continuo o Violoncello [TWV 53: e1]
Sample Score

Source of Concerto in E minor TWV 53:e1 is the manuscript of the score, copyist Christoph Graupner, Mus Ms 1033-11, RISM ID no. 450002918, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB, Darmstadt.

Version 1.0
Concerto in sol maggiore per 2 Flauti traversieri, Fagotto, 2 Violini, Viola e Basso [TWV 53:G1]
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Source of Concert in G TWV 53:G1 is the manuscript of the score, Mus Ms 1033-36, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB Darmstadt.

Version 1.0
Concerto per Flauto dolce, Flauto traverso, 2 Violini, Viola e Basso [TWV 52: e1]
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Source of Concerto in e minor TWV 52: e1 for Recorder and Flute is the manuscript of the parts, Mus Ms 1033-84, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB, Darmstadt.

Version 1.0
Concerto a due Flauti traversieri con VV.ni, Viola, Fagotto e Basso [TWV 52:e2]
First page of the score Score

Sources of Concerto in e minor TWV 52:e2 are: an autograph ms. Rés.ms.2205 and a ms. Mus. 2392-O-21,1, both from SLUB Dresden, Digitale Bibliothek and a third ms. Mus Ms 1033-37 (1740), available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB Darmstadt. In case of ambiguity the present edition follows the autograph.

Version 2.5
Sonata I [TWV 43:D4] - Quatriéme Livre de Quatuors (1752)
Score first page Full score

Source of Sonata I TWV 43:D4 is the facsimile of the score, edited by Mark A. Meadow, Basel, 1983.

Version 2.0, with a new editorial format and correcting the wrong reference to the Telemann-Werke- Verzeichnis catalog.
Ouverture e Chaconne [TWV 55: f1] con 2 Violini, Viola, 2 Flauti e Basso
Score first page Score

Source of Ouverture and Chaconne in f [TWV 55: f1] is the manuscript of the score, Mus Ms 1034-76, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB Darmstadt.

Version 1.0 was completed on April 14, 2012. Version 1.1, correcting some defects in the Passepied movement and the final note in the Taille part of the Chaconne, was completed on May 8, 2012.
Concerto a 6 per Flauto dolce e Fagotto, con 2 Violini, Viola e Basso TWV [52: F1]
Score first page Score

Source of Concerto in F TWV 52: F1 is the manuscript of the score, Mus Ms 1033-32, available at Digitale Sammlungen, ULB Darmstadt.

Version 1.0
Trietto methodico e Scherzo I per 2 Flauti traversieri, o Violini e Basso [TWV 42:G2,A1]
Sample Score

Trietto methodico and Scherzo I (TWV 42:G2,A1) have been extracted from a ms. of separate parts Mus. 2392-Q-4, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek, which includes the complete set of parts transcribed from the 1731 printed edition: “III Trietti methodichi e Scherzi à 2 Flauti traversi overo 2 violini con fondamento”.

Version 1.0 with a new editorial format.
Concerto a 7 per 2 Flauti, 2 Oboi, 2 Violini e Basso [TWV 44:41]
Sample Score

Source of Septet TWV 44:41 is a ms. of separate parts Mus.2392-O-28, Digitale Bibliothek, SLUB Dresden, RISM-A/II-210000256. Flute parts are in french clef in source and in published score, while separate parts use current violin clef.

Version 2.0 with a revised editorial format.
Sonata per Flauto traverso, Violino e Basso [TWV 42: G12 ]
Sample Score

The Sonata is # 5 of the “Six Sonates en trio dans le goût italien” (1731-33). The source is the manuscript of the score Mus. 2392-Q-27, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

New editorial format of version 2.0, released on January 25, 2011.
Musique de Table I - Ouverture TWV 55:e1
Sample Score

The sources are: urtext edition of the score, Breitkopf & Härtel in Leipzig, 1927, ed. Max Seiffert, available at BSB, München, ms. of separate parts, Mus.2392-O-39, available at SLUB, Dresden and the ms. of the score Mus.ms1034/23a, copied by J. S. Endler, ULB, Darmstadt.

Version 1.2, correcting an error (Gigue, Viola, last bar) and with a new editorial format, was completetd on January 29, 2013.
Suite n. 2 - Quadri [1730] per Flauto traversiere, Violino, Violoncello / Viola da gamba e Cembalo [TWV 43:h1]
Sample Score

The source is a manuscript of separate parts of the Suite in B Minor TWV 43:h1, n. 6 from: “Quadri / a / Violino et Flauto traversiere, Viola di / Gamba o Violoncello / e Fondamento / ripartiti in / 2 Concerti / 2 Balletti / 2 Sonate / e / composti / da / Giorgio Filippo Telemann”, Mus. 2392-Q-40, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

New editorial format of version 1.1, first published on December 11, 2010.
Ouverture "La Bourse" [TWV 55: B11]
Sample Score

The source is a manuscript of separate parts, Mus. 2392-O-34a, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

Version 1.0 with a revised editorial format.
Quatuor per Flauto dolce / Fagotto / Violoncello, 2 Flauti traversieri e Basso [TWV 43: d1 - Musique de Table II]
Sample Score

The Quartet in d minor is inclu­ded in Musique de Table (Seconde Production) published by Telemann in 1733. The source is the edition published in 1927 by H. Abert in Denkmäler Deutscher Tonkunst available at IMSLP Petrucci Music Librar.

Version 1.1
Suite per 2 Flauti traversieri, Oboi, Violini, Viola, Fagotto e Basso [TWV 55: B7 ]
Sample Score

Source is ms of separate parts Mus. 2392-O-33, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

Version 1.0 with a revised editorial format.
Suite per Oboe o Flauto traversiere, 2 Violini, Viola e Basso [TWV 55: e10]
Sample Score

Source is a ms of parts Mus. 2392- O-23, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

Version 1.0 with a revised editorial format.
Suite La Bizarre [TWV 55:G2]
Sample Score

Sources are: ms of separate parts Mus. 2392-N-3, Digitale Bibliothek SLUB Dresden and ms of score, Mus Ms 1034-6a, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt.

Version 1.0 has been published on July 13, 2009. Version 1.2, completing the score of the fourth movement with polymetric notation, correcting some transcription error and with a revised editorial format, has been published on May 28, 2013.
Concerto Primo da "Quatuors Parisiens" [TWV 43:G1, 1730]
Sample Score

Sources for this Concerto are two manuscripts of separate parts from Gieddes Collection, The Royal Library, Copenhagen. Both of them include the complete collection of six quartets published by Telemann in 1730 and conventionally named „Quatuors Parisiens“. In one of these sources, the first page of Flauto traverso part is marked with the date 1732. Both sources are perfectly readable and almost flawless.

Version 1.0 with a revised editorial format.
Ouverture a 5 per Flauto dolce, archi e Basso [TWV 55:a2]
Sample Score

Source of Ouverture TWV 55:a2 is the ms of score Mus.ms 1034/5, Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Darmstadt.

Version 1.0 has been published on November 23, 2008. Version 2.0, with a general revision and a new editorial format, has been published on May 14, 2013.
Sonata II [TWV 43:F1] da Quatriéme Livre de Quatuors (1752)
Sample Score

Source of Sonata II TWV 43:D4 from “"Quatriéme Livre de Quatuors” (1752), is the facsimile edition, Mark A. Meadow, Basel, 1983.

Version 2.0
Concerto per 2 Flauti traversieri, Calchedon, 2 Violini, Viola e Basso [TWV 53: h1]
Sample Score

The manuscript of this Concerto reports the script „Calchedon“ corresponding to a part written with the bass clef. It refers to a type of 6 or 8-course bass lute. The source is the manuscript score, possibly autograph, Mus. 2392-O-22, SLUB Dresden: Digitale Bibliothek.

Version 1.0 with a revised editorial format.
Cantata [TWV 01:1498] "Oculi - Wandelt in der Liebe" per Soprano, Flauto traversiere , Violino e Basso
Sample Score

The main source is a printed edition of Harmonische Gottes-Dienst, Gieddes Samling XI,8 mu 6208.0586 U266, Copenhagen Royal Library. Caption title: “Harmonischer / Gottes=Dienst/ / oder / geistliche / CANTATEN / ... zu Beförderung so wol / der Privat=Haus= / als öffentliches / Kirchen=Andacht/ / ... und aus einer Singe=Stimme bestehen/ die entweder von / einer Violine, oder Hautbois, oder Flûte traverse, oder Flüte â bec, / nebst General-Basse, begleitet wird; / ... In die Music gebracht, und zum Druck befördert / von / Georg Philipp Telemann/ ...”. A second source, close to the printed editon, is a ms. of the score available at Petrucci Music Library.

Version 2.1
Due Duetti per Flauti traversieri [TWV:e13 – TWV: fis1]
Sample Score

The source is a ms. from Giedde's Collection, Copenhagen Royal Library, caption title: “IV Duetti a Due Flauti Traversi Dell Sigr Scherre et II Duetti Dell Sigr Telemann”. It includes two sonatas catalogued as trios TWV 42:e13 e TWV 42:fis1, here without the bass part.

Version 2.0