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From Haydn: A Paris Symphony Fit for a Queen

Marie Antoinette1788
Marie Antoinette1788
6:55PM
November 5, 2012

It’s said that Haydn’s Symphony No. 85 in Bb was the favorite of Queen Marie Antoinette.  This evening on Symphony @ 7, we have ample proof of his enduring popularity with a new recording of theParis Symphony known as La Reine.