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Complete symphonies

Review by Bob Briggs

Volume 21
Symphony No. 66 in B flat major
Symphony No. 67 in F major
Symphony No. 68 in B Flat Major
Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos

Reviews by Harry Downey and David Wright

Volume 23
Symphony No. 27 in G major
Symphony No. 28 in A major
Symphony No. 31 in D major 'Horn Signal'
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia/Béla Drahos

Reviews by Terry Barfoot and Adrian Smith

Volume 25
Symphony No. 70 in D major
Symphony No. 71 in B flat major
Symphony No. 73 in D major 'La Chasse'
Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos

Review by Terry Barfoot

Volume 26
Symphony No 41 in C major (1769)
Symphony No 58 in F major (1768)
Symphony No 59 in A major (1769)
Cologne Chamber Orchestra/Helmut Müller-Bruhl

Reviews by Garry Higginson and John Portwood

Volume 27
Symphony No 50 in C major
Symphony No 51 in Bb major
Symphony No 52 in C minor
Swedish Chamber Orchestra/Bela Drahos

Reviews by Garry Higginson and Colin Clarke

Volume 28
Symphony No. 37 in C major (1758)
Symphony No. 38 in C major (1766-8)
Symphony No. 39 in G minor (1770?)
Symphony No. 40 in F major (1763)
Cologne Chamber Orchestra/Helmut Müller-Brühl

Review by Stephen Vasta

Volume 29
Symphony No. 1 in D major (ca.1758-9)
Symphony No. 2 in C major (ca.1761)
Symphony No. 3 in G major (ca.1759-60)
Symphony No. 4 in D major (ca.1759-60)
Symphony No. 5 in A major (ca.1760)
Sinfonia Finlandia/Patrick Gallois

Reviews by Dominy Clements, Gary Higginson, Christopher Howell and Kevin Sutton

Volume 30
Symphony No.14 in A major (c.1761-63)
Symphony No.15 in D major (c.1760)
Symphony No.16 in B flat major (c.1760-63)
Symphony No.17 in F major (c.1760-62)
Toronto Camerata/Kevin Mallon

Reviews by Tim Perry, Christopher Howell and Jonathan Woolf

Volume 31
Symphony No.18 in G major
Symphony No.19 in D major
Symphony No.20 in C major
Symphony No.21 in A major
Toronto Chamber Orchestra/Kevin Mallon

Review by Glyn Pursglove

Volume 32
Symphony No. 9 in C (1762)
Symphony No. 10 in D (c. 1760)
Symphony No. 11 in E-flat (c.1760)
Symphony No. 12 in E (1763)
Sinfonia Finlandia/Patrick Gallois

Reviews by Brian Wilson and Göran Forsling

Volume 33
Symphony No.25 in C major (1760?)
Symphony No.42 in D major (1771)
Symphony No.65 in A major (1771-1773?)
Sinfonia Finlandia Jyväskylä/Patrick Gallois

Reviews by Tim Perry and Stephen Vasta


Complete concertos

Reviews by John Sheppard and Simon Thompson

Concertos for 2 lire organizzate
C major, Hob.VIIh:1 (arr. for 2 recorders and orchestra)
G major, Hob.VIIh:2 (arr. for flute, oboe and orchestra)
G major, Hob.VIIh:3 (arr. for 2 flutes and orchestra)
F major, Hob.VIIh:4 (arr. for flute, oboe and orchestra)
F major, Hob.VIIh:5 (arr. for 2 recorders and orchestra)

Reviews by Brian Wilson and Bob Briggs

Horn Concerto No.1 in D, Hob VIId:3 (1762)
Harpsichord Concerto in D, Hob XVIII:2 (1750s? perhaps 1767)
Double Concerto in F, for violin and fortepiano, Hob XVIII:6 (1756)
Trumpet Concerto in Eb, Hob VIIe:1 (1796)

Review by Bob Briggs

Violin Concerto in C major, Hob.VIIa:1 (1765?)
Violin Concerto in A major, Hob.VIIa:3 (1765?)
Violin Concerto in G major, Hob.VIIa:4 (1769?)
Cologne Chamber Orchestra/Helmut Müller-Brühl

Review by Tim Perry

Piano Concerto in F major, Hob.XVIII:3 (c.1766)
Piano Concerto in D major, Hob.XVIII:11 (1784)
Piano Concerto in G major, Hob.XVIII:4 (c.1770)
Piano Concerto in G major, Hob.XVIII:9 (1767?)
Cologne Chamber Orchestra/Helmut Müller-Brühl

Review by Tim Perry



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