The first movement Allegro, uses the ritornello form. In this form the main musical idea - the ritornello - is presented with variations by the full orchestra (tutti or ripieno), alternating with soloist sections (concertino).

This is the structure of this movement (click on the sections to examine them):

Section
Measures
Key
Text
1 - 13
F major
Celebrates the peasant, with songs and dances,
The pleasure of a bountiful harvest.

14 - 27
F major

27 - 32
F major

32 - 57
F major, C major, A minor, D minor and G minor
THE DRUNKARD
And fired up by Bacchus' liquor,

57 - 67
G minor, D minor

67 - 77
D minor, F major and C major
DRUNKARD

77 - 87
C major, F major

67 - 77
F major and F minor
SLEEPING DRUNKARD
many end their revelry in sleep.

106 - 115
F major

Complete Movement

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