27 Feb 2019

HAYDN: Symphony No 104 in D, London

From Music Alive, 7:30 pm on 27 February 2019
Joseph Haydn

Portrait of Joseph Haydn Photo: Thomas Hardy, Public Domain

This four movement symphony was the last of a set of twelve that Joseph Haydn wrote to be performed at a series of concerts in London in the 1790's.

He was a hugely popular figure there and London audiences loved the entertaining and unexpected turns in his music.

Recorded 27 February 2019, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ Concert

Producer: David McCaw

Engineer: Graham Kennedy