Johann Baptist Wendling: List of Works

Source: 
Emily Jill GUNSON: “Johann Baptist Wendling (1723–1797): Life, Works, Artistry, and Influence; including a Thematic Catalogue of all his Compositions” (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Western Australia, 1999), Appendix E, pp.385–489

GUN = Gunson numbering system

Chamber Music

Sonatas (flute, basso)

GUN op.
3 1 G, D, e, C, F, D
• as op.1 (Le Clerc, Paris, 1762), dedicated to “Niccolò Jommelli,” F-Pc (now F-Pn), J-Tma;
• manuscript copy, DK-Kk (nos.2, 1)
17 4 G, D, D, G, e, b
• as op.4 (De la Chevardière, Paris, 1774), D-Mbs, DK-Kk, F-Pa

Duets (2 flutes)

GUN op.
2 1 G, D, b, A, e, G
• as op.1 (Le Clerc, Paris, 1760), F-Pn
10 12 duets, no op. (Hugard de St. Guy, Paris, 1770), F-Pc (now F-Pn)
15 6, 4 C, D, e, g, F, G
• as op.6 (Napier, London, 1772, plate 13), GB-Ckc, GB-Lbl, US-Wc;
• as op.4 (J. J. Hummel, Amsterdam, 1773, plate 245), E-Mn, GB-Lbl, S-Skma, US-Cn;
• as op.6 (Bérault, Paris, 1777), F-Pc (now F-Pn), US-Wc (flute 2 only);
• manuscript copies, D-Tl (now D-Tmi) (no.3), I-Gl (no.1), I-Mc, I-MOe
21 6 duos, from A.-E.-M. Grétry: Zémire et Azor,
• no op. (Le Menu et Boyer, Paris, 1779), E-Mn;
• no op. (Markordt, Amsterdam, ca.1780), US-Wc
22 9, 6 G, F, D, G, e, C
• as op.9 (Götz, Mannheim, 1781, plate 65), not located;
• as op.6 (B. Hummel, The Hague, 1781), E-Mn, F-Pc (now F-Pn) (op.“VI” altered by hand to “VII”), S-Skma;
• as op.9 (Schmitt, Amsterdam, 1781), D-SPlb, GB-Ckc (flute 2 only), GB-Lbl, US-NYp, US-Wc;
• manuscript copies, A-Wgm (no.1, flute 1 only; no.2, flute 2 only; no.4, flute 2 only; no.6, flute 1 only), CZ-Bm (no.1, flute 1 only)
27 3 duets, G, C, D, ms, CH-BEb

Trios (flute, violin, violoncello)

GUN op.
4 1 D, G, C, F, B♭, A
• no op. (De la Chevardière, Paris, 1766), dedicated to “Comte de Guines,” not located;
• as op.1, “for 2 flutes, basso continuo” (J. J. Hummel, Amsterdam, 1767, plate 90), DK-A, S-Skma;
• as op.1, “for 2 flutes, basso continuo” (Longman, Lukey & Co., London, ca.1770), GB-Lbl;
• manuscript copies, A-HE (no.1), CH-Zz, DK-Kk, DK-Sa, F-Pc (now F-Pn) (with dedication to “Comte de Guines”)
8 3, 2 D, G, C, A, a, F
• as op.3 (Bureau d’Abonnement Musical, Paris, 1769), dedicated to “Comte de Guines,” D-BFb (now D-MÜu), F-Pn;
• as op.2 (J. J. Hummel, Amsterdam, 1771, plate 102), DK-Kk, DK-Tv (flute only), GB-Gu, S-Skma;
• manuscript copies, A-HE (nos.5, 6, 3), B-Bc (no.2), CH-Zz (no.6, incomplete), D-Mbs (no.4), DK-Sa (no.6)
14 5, 3 D, G, C, B♭, G, D
• as op.5 (Napier, London, 1772, plate 2), dedicated to “Earl of Abingdon,” B-Bc, GB-Ckc, GB-En (cello only). GB-Lbl (2 examples), I-Mc, US-CHua;
• as op.3 (J. J. Hummel, Amsterdam, 1772, plate 225), CH-Zz, D-Mbs (flute, cello only), E-Mn, S-HÖ, S-Skma, US-WS (violin, cello only);
• as op.5 (Bérault, Paris, 1775), CZ-Bm (formerly), GB-Lbl (flute only);
• manuscript copy, D-RH (now D-MÜu) (no.1)
16 7, 5 G, C, F, E♭, G, D
• as op.7 (Schmitt, Amsterdam, 1774), dedicated to “Muzio Spada Bonaccorsi,” D-HAmi, D-MHst, D-Tu, FIN-A, GB-Ckc (flute only), GB-Gu, GB-Lbl, US-Wc;
• as op.5 (J. J. Hummel, Berlin, 1775, plate 343), S-Skma, US-WS;
• as op.7 (Welcker, London, 1775), dedicated to “Hayman Rooke,” GB-CDp (violin, cello only), GB-Lbl;
• as op.7 (Bérault, Paris, 1777), CZ-NR;
• manuscript copy, D-Mbs (no.3)
25 11 G, g, e, D, G, D
• as op.11 (J. J. Hummel, Berlin, 1785, plate 455), dedicated to “Prince Charles de Saxe,” D-Kl (violin, cello only), E-Mn

Quartets (fl, vn, va, vc)

GUN op.
23 10 G, e, D
• as op.10 (Götz, Mannheim, 1781, plate 74), D-Mbs (flute, viola only), D-Tu, E-Mn (flute, violin, cello only), GB-Gu, H-SFm;
• manuscript copy, DK-Kk

*** N.B. The Quartet in G published under Wendling’s name (Nagel, Kassel, 1957) is spurious 
(see Supplement B) ***

Concertos

(flute & strings, in manuscript parts, unless otherwise stated)

GUN op.
1 g, ?1749, D-Bsb (score), D-Mbs (parts)
5 C, for flute, orchestra (strings, 2 oboes, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani), 1769, CH-MSbk (violin 2 missing)
6 G, 1769, D-Rtt
7 A, ca.1769, D-Rtt
9 4 2 concertos, G, D, for flute, strings, 2 horns,
• as op.4 (Bérault, Paris, 1769), not located;
• manuscript copies (2 vols.), D-BFb (now D-MÜu)
11 C, 1771, not located
12 G, 1771, not located
13 G (Johnston, London, 1771), not located;
• later edition (Preston, London, 1783), GB-Lbl
18 C, ca.1775, D-BFb (now D-MÜu)
19 D, “no.3,” for flute, strings, 2 horns (Bérault, Paris, 1777), F-Pc (now F-Pn)
20 D, for flute, strings, 2 oboes, 2 horns, 1778, S-L
24 G, for flute, strings, 2 horns, 1781, not located
26 C, D-KA

Supplement A – Arrangements

Supp. A:1 Allemande [GUN 14/1(iii)], arranged for flute, violin, viola, violoncello, published with C. J. Toeschi: Quatuor de Lucile (B. Hummel, The Hague, 1773), S-Skma
Supp. A:2 Allemande [GUN 14/1(iii)], arranged for keyboard, manuscript, D-Dl
Supp. A:3 March, for 2 flutes, manuscript, US-SA

Supplement B – Spurious

Supp. B:1 6 quartets, G, B♭, D, A, C, G, for flute, violin, viola, violoncello, by F. H. Graf,
• no op. (J. J. Hummel, Berlin and Amsterdam, ca.1775), D-Au (formerly D-HR), D-BFb (now D-MÜu), D-Rtt, D-SWl, GB-Lbl, S-Skma;
• no op. (Welcker, London, 1777), B-Bc, GB-Lam, GB-Lbl, GB-Ltc (incomplete), US-Wc;
• as op.5 (Bureau du journal de musique, Paris, 1779), F-Pc;
• manuscript copy, attributed to “Wendling,” A-Wgm (copy of Hummel edition; "op.10" added in a later hand)

Modern Editions
1958: Sonata, G, ed. E. Ade (Ichthys, Stuttgart, 1958) [=GUN 3/1]
1966: 6 [3] duets, op.4 nos.1-3, ed. A. Heuwekemeijer (Heuwekemeijer, Amsterdam, 1966) [=GUN 8/2,1,4]
1974: Trio, G, op.2 no.1, ed. F. Nagel (Eulenburg, Zürich, 1974) [=GUN 8/2]
1989: Concerto, C, ed. P. Anspacher (Hug, Zürich, 1989) [=GUN 26]
1991: 6 sonatas, op.4, ed. J. Adas (facsimile, Garland, New York & London, 1991) [=GUN 17]
1993: Sonata, E minor, op.4 no.5, ed. P.-L. Graf & E.-G. Heinemann (Henle, Munich, 1993) [=GUN 17/5]
1994: 6 duets, op.4, ed. J. Engelsberg (Heinrichshofen, Wilhelmshaven, 1994) [=GUN 15]
1995: 6 trios, op.3, ed. A. Ljungar-Chapelon (facsimile, Autographus Musicus, Malmö, 1995) [=GUN 8]
1998: Sonata, D, op.4 no.3, ed. H. Ruf (Schott, Mainz, 1998) [=GUN 17/3]
2015: Concerto, G, ed. T. Ogawa (Edition Offenburg, Offenburg, 2015) [=GUN 6]
2017: 3 sonatas, op.1 nos.4-6, ed. T. Ogawa (Edition Offenburg, Offenburg, 2017) [=GUN 3/4, 5, 6]

Spurious
1914: Quartet, G, op.10 no.6, ed. H. Riemann (score, DTB, Breitköpf & Härtel, Leipzig, 1914) [=GUN Supp. B:1/6, by F. H. Graf]
1957: Quartet, G, op.10 no.4, ed. J. Bopp (parts, Nagel, Kassel, 1957) [=GUN Supp. B:1/6, by F. H. Graf]

Ⓒ Emily Gunson (2017)