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Holst: The Planets
Shostakovich: Cantatas "Song of the Forests"
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, Violin Sonata No. 32 & Adagio
Mozart: Requiem, K. 626 (Süssmayr - Dutron 2016 Completion)
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Beethoven The Complete Piano Sonatas
Audiophile Hi-Res System Test - Great Sampling Tracks Included
Nimrod Borenstein: Violin Concerto, If You Will It, It Is No Dream & The Big Bang and Creation of th
Stravinsky: Le sacre du printemps
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Ètudes dexécution transcendante
Past Made Present: Music of Jessica Krash
Attraction
Haydn: Piano Trios, HOB. XV:14, 18, 21, 26 & 31
Eternità d'amore
Tour de Force
Golden Hour
The White Labyrinth: Harvey Sollberger at Eighty
Parry: 12 Sets of English Lyrics, Vol. 2
Vidi Speciosam - A Lady Mass from the 16th Century
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Mahler: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor
Fagerlund & Aho: Bassoon Concertos
Berlioz: Les Troyens (Live)
Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott: Luther and the Music of the Reformation
All Who Wander
Debussy: Sonatas and Piano Trio
Vaughan Williams: Job & Symphony No. 9
Carter: Late Works
Chopin: 24 Preludes, Op. 28 & Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 35
Carnevale 1729
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1801

Haydn's 'The Seasons' Completed and Premiered on Same Day

24 April 1801

Haydn's oratorio 'The Seasons' was finished and, later the same day, premiered at the Schwarzenberg Palace in Vienna. The Seasons was intended as a bilingual work since he was popular in England.

    I. Kyrie (Live)

    II. Vivace

    III. Menuetto. Allegretto - Trio (Live)

    III. Largo

    II. Gloria (Live)

    II. Vivace

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