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Haydn Symphony and Castelnuovo-Tedesco Concerto on Symphony @ 7

Ben Ben in London
London is calling tonight on Symphony @7.
April 2, 2015

Thursday evening on Symphony @ 7, the two musical works for the hour are Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 102 in Bb and the Violin Concerto No. 2 by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.

From Haydn: A Paris Symphony Fit for a Queen

Marie Antoinette1788
Marie Antoinette1788
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.