Trumpet Concerto No. 2

Johann Michael Haydn

Trumpet Concerto No. 2 in D major


About this work...

This little concerto, probably composed in Salzburg in the mid-1760s, has the distinction of containing one of the highest notes (and perhaps the highest note) ever written for the trumpet, an F sharp two and a half octaves above middle C. The work is actually written for the clarino, a Baroque ancestor of the trumpet ... read more