About this work...
Haydn's Symphony No. 22 in E flat major ("Philosopher") is a good example of a work that bridges the late Baroque and early Classical styles. Here Haydn employs the Baroque sonata da chiesa form (i.e. movements in a slow-fast-slow-fast scheme) while making use of a characteristically Classical harmonic language and phr... read more
Curated by Suzanne van Duuren, Primephonic Curator