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Florestan Trio

Presented by Ian Skelly. Florestan Trio in Haydn: Piano Trios in D, H XV 24; in E, H XV 28. Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15. Plus Haydn Canzonettas sung by Elizabeth Watts.

Presented by Ian Skelly.

The Florestan Trio continue their 2009 celebrations of the music of Haydn with a concert, given at London's Wigmore Hall, featuring two of the Trios, along with the work that Smetana wrote after the tragic death of his young first daughter.

Florestan Trio

Haydn: Piano Trio in D, H XV 24; Piano Trio in E, H XV 28
Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15

Followed by some of Haydn's Canzonettas sung by soprano Elizabeth Watts:

Six Original Canzonettas - set 1: The Mermaid's Song; Recollection; My mother bids me bind my hair (Pastoral); Despair
Liz Watts (soprano)
Mahan Esfahani (piano)

Six Original Canzonettas - set 1: The Wanderer (Anne Hunter); Sympathy (Metastasio); She never told her love (Shakespeare)
Liz Watts (soprano)
Mahan Esfahani (piano)

Haydn: Notturno for the King of Naples No 5
Haydn Sinfonietta Wien
Manfred Huss (director).

2 hours, 15 minutes

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