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Naxos Musical Journey - England - London & Westminster

Musical Journey: England - London Westminster / Va
Release Date: 08/26/2008 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 2110528  
Composer:  Franz Joseph Haydn
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This series of DVDs features travel scenes accompanied by classical music.

The Places
The tour of London takes us to the best known parts of the British capital, with views of the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Hampton Court and down river to Greenwich.

The Music
The music for this tour of London is taken from the last two of Joseph Haydn's twelve London Symphonies, the last such works that he would write, composed specially for a series of concerts he gave in London in the 1790s, during two extended visits.

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: Dolby Digital / DTS Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 60 mins Read more /> No. of DVDs: 1
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Works on This Recording

Symphony no 103 in E flat major, H 1 no 103 "Drumroll" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; London, England 
Symphony no 104 in D major, H 1 no 104 "London" by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795; London, England 

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