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Among his or-so symphonies are twelve programmatic ones based on Ovid ‘s Metamorphosesalthough only six have survived and have also been recorded. Many manuscripts are inscribed di Carlo de Dittersdorf or similar, however they are copies of now lost original scores.
Prince Joseph of Saxe-Hildburghausen soon noticed young Ditters, and on 1 March hired him for his court orchestra. After a few years Prince Joseph disbanded the orchestra, since he had to leave Vienna to assume the regency in Hildburghausenand the Austrian Empress hired Dittersdorf for her own orchestra through Count DurazzoTheatre Concerti at the Imperial Court. Inafter twenty-four years at Johannesberg, Dittersdorf, after a serious clash with von Schaffgotsch, was expelled from his palace.
This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat Sinfonia in A minor Il deliro delli compositori AE “. His full surname thus became “Ditters von Dittersdorf”, but he is usually referred to simply as “Dittersdorf”. Inthe six-year-old August Carl was introduced to the violin and his father’s moderate financial position allowed him not only a good general education at a Jesuit school, but private tutelage in music, violin, French and religion.
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf 2 November — 24 October was an Austrian composerviolinist and silvologist. Most of the symphonies are preserved only in manuscripts.
Symphony in G minor Grave g1 Ditterseorf “. Johann Baptist Wanhal was perhaps Dittersdorf’s most eminent pupil. There are about another 90 symphonies which may be Dittersdorf’s work—according to the catalogue published by Helen Geyer, Torino Eminent Irish tenor Michael Kellyfor whom Mozart created the roles of Don Basilio and Don Curzio in his da Ponte opera Le nozze baas Figarowas of the opinion that although they played well their performance as a whole was not outstanding; but the image of four of the greatest composers of their time joining in common music-making remains an unforgettable vignette of the Classical era comprising the second half of the eighteenth century.
AboutHaydn, Dittersdorf, Mozart and Wanhal played string quartets together, Dittersdorf taking first violin, Haydn second violin, Mozart viola and Wanhal cello.
Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf: Performed by Kaila Rochelle on the Pianoteq “Walter” fortepiano.
Dittersdorf “Ouverture” from the “Hocus Pocus” comic opera Sinfonia in A major, Nazionale nel gusto AE “. Over the next twenty years he wrote symphonies, string quartets and other chamber music, and opere buffe. In he traveled to Paris, a trip with only scarce and uncertain documentation. Archived from the original on In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Final Part of the 3rd Movement: Flute Concerto in E minor AE “.
After leaving his first teacher, Carl studied violin with J. Problems playing this file?
Double Bass Concerto No.2 in E-flat major, Kr.172 (Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von)
After some early Italian opere buffehe turned to writing German Singspiele instead, with Der Apotheker und der Doktorgenerally dittersdof today as Doktor und Apotheker in particular being a tremendous success in his lifetime, playing in houses all over Europe and recorded almost two centuries later. Arrival of Phaeton at the Golden Palace of his father the god Sun.
Grove – ” his first oratorio, ‘ Isacco figure del Bedentore,’ to a Latin adaptation of Metastasio by the Bishop himself. Retrieved from ” https: In he traveled to Bologna with Gluck to see the opera Il trionfo di Clelia: Introduction and 1st Movement: He accepted the post of Hofkomponist court composer inand voncerto was during his tenure at Johannesberg that most of his creative output was produced.
His final decade was occupied with overseeing operatic productions in addition to compiling and editing his own music for publication. Some of his compositions, including the double bass concerto, were published in Leipzig by the Friedrich Hofmeister Musikverlag.
In he was engaged as violinist in the Imperial Theatre orchestra, and in its conductor. Under princely auspices he studied violin with Francesco Trani who, impressed with the ability of his pupil in composition, commended him to Giuseppe Bonno who instructed him in Fuxian counterpoint and free composition.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf. Zieglerwho bythrough his influence, secured his pupil’s appointment as bwss violinist in the orchestra of the Benedictine church on the Freyung. His symphonic and chamber compositions ditersdorf emphasize sensuous Italo-Austrian melody instead of motivic development, which is often entirely lacking even in his best works, quite unlike those of his greater peers Haydn and Mozart.
Ditters’ early work laid the groundwork for his later more important compositions. After retiring honorably from his military obligation, he was provided with royal letters of reference and a sinecure with the Imperial Theatre.
Concerto for Double Bass in E Major, Krebs 172 (Piano Reduction)
Back in Vienna inhis contract cooncerto Count Durazzo expired that winter, but he met the great Joseph Haydn and became one of his closest friends. Since this new post required a noble title, Ditters was sent to Vienna and given the noble title of von Dittersdorf.
He also wrote oratorioscantatas and concertos among which are two for double bass and one for violastring quartets and other chamber musicpiano pieces and other miscellaneous works. Dittersdorf left about symphonies with solid attribution. Even with these reservations, Dittersdorf was an important composer of the Classical era. He finished his autobiography just bwss days before his death.