Trumpet Concerto

Joseph Haydn

Trumpet Concerto in Eb major

Hob. VIIe/1 • “Concerto per il clarino”

About this work...

A favorite of the trumpet repertoire and possibly Haydn's most popular concerto, this work was composed in 1796 while the composer was working on the Creation. In the final years of his career Haydn seemed to prefer large choral works to instrumental pieces, but he was intrigued by a request for a concerto from Anton ... read more