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Playlists for May 28 – June 1 : Haydn Symphonies

This week, Bill explores the symphonic wonders of Papa Haydn, the father of the modern symphony. We’ll hear Haydn’s earliest offerings in the form and follow his path as he expands his ideas and his ensembles into the grand gestures of his 104th.

Monday

Haydn: Symphony No. 101 (excerpt)
New York Phil/Bernstein
Sony 47557
1:46
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Haydn: Symphony No. 100, Military (excerpt)
London Phil/Solti
Lon 4111897
4:17
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Haydn: Symphony No. 1
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra/Wolff
Teld 9031-77309
11:49
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Haydn: Symphony No. 6, I
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra/Fischer
Nimb 5240
5:34
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Haydn: Symphony No. 7, II; Symphony No. 8, IV
The English Concert/Pinnock
Archiv 423098
9:15, 1:16
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Haydn: Symphony No. 22, The Philosopher
Lausanne Chamber/Lopez-Cobos
Den 75660
15:19
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Tuesday

Haydn: Symphony No. 31, Hornsignal, I & II
Concentus Musicus Wien/Harnoncourt
Teld 4509 90843
16:38
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Haydn: Symphony No. 44, Trauersinfonie, I & II; Symphony No. 45, I, III & IV
Amsterdam Baroque/Koopman
Erato 88173
14:40, 16:39
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Wednesday

Haydn: Symphony No. 49, La Passione
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields/Brown
Hänssler 98490
18:55
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Haydn: Symphony No. 60, Il Distratto
Orpheus Chamber Ensemble
DG 437783
24:51
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Haydn: Symphony No. 73, La Chasse, IV
Lausanne Chamber/Lopez-Cobos
Den 18079
4:24
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Thursday

Haydn: Symphony No. 83, La Poule, I
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment/Kuijken
Virg 90793
1:53
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Haydn: Symphony No. 88, II; Symphony No. 92, Oxford, IV
Vienna Phil/Bernstein
DG 413777
7:17, 5:39
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Haydn: Symphony No. 98, IV
English Chamber/Tate
EMI 64285
8:36
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Haydn: Symphony No. 100, Military, I, II & IV
London Philharmonic/Solti
Lon 4111897
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Friday

Haydn: Symphony No. 101, The Clock, I & II
Orchestra Of St. Luke’s/Mackerras
Tel 80311
15:53
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Haydn: Symphony No. 103, Drumroll, I
London Classical Players/Norrington
EMI 55002
9:09
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Haydn: Symphony No. 104, London, I, III & IV
Pittsburgh Symphony/Previn
EMI 65178
21:24
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One Response to “Playlists for May 28 – June 1 : Haydn Symphonies”

  1. Chris says:

    Bill, I just pulled that “Dies Irae” out of the Drumroll. I was on Facebook typing along, then suddenly I had to stop and react. Thanks!

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