“Your Most Humble and Obedient Servant”

Ex. 4.1

Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40, first movement, mm. 1–24

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788) by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Ex. 4.2

Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40, from first movement, m. 80, to second movement, m. 5

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788), by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Ex. 4.3

Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40, from first movement to beginning of second movement, without transition

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788) by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Ex. 4.4

Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40, second movement, mm. 22–52

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788), by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Ex. 4.5

(a) Sonata in B-flat Major, Hob. XVI:41, first movement, mm. 1–8

(b) Sonata in B-flat Major, Hob. XVI:41, second movement, mm. 1–8

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788) by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Ex. 4.6

(a) Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40, second movement, mm. 1–10

(b) Sonata in D Major, Hob. XVI:42, second movement, mm. 1–8

Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788) by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011

Letter 1

Geneviève Soly reads letter of Princess Marie Esterházy to Empress Maria Ludovica Beatrix, dated March 20, 1812

Recorded by Jeremy Tusz, Montreal, March 14, 2014  © Tom Beghin 2014
Princess Marie Esterházy’s letter to Empress Maria Ludovica Beatrix
Princess Marie Esterházy’s letter to Empress Maria Ludovica Beatrix
Reproduced by permission of the National Archives of Hungary, Budapest.  P 135 2. tétel. fol. 5. R sz. 1. cs.

Letter 2

Thomas Pohl reads letter of Haydn to Marianne von Genzinger, dated February 9, 1790

Recorded by Ulrich Eckert, Linz, October 26, 2014  © Tom Beghin 2015
Reproduced by permission of the Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna. Cod. 14.300, fol. 14r[-15v].

Bonus

Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40: complete performance

https://vimeo.com/106759705 Video by Jeremy Tusz. Tafelklavier Ignaz Kober (Vienna, 1788) by Chris Maene (Ruiselede, 2007)  © Tom Beghin and Naxos 2009/2011