Trumpet Concerto

I. Allegro

Composer : Franz Joseph Haydn
Title : Trumpet Concerto
Period : Classicism

Joseph Haydn's composed the Concerto per il Clarino (Hob. VIIe/1) (Trumpet Concerto in E-flat major) in 1796 for the trumpet virtuoso Anton Weidinger. Joseph Haydn was 64 years of age. A favourite of the trumpet repertoire, it has been cited as "possibly Haydn's most popular concerto". Although written in 1796, Weidinger first performed the concerto four years later on March 28, 1800.

This piece is commonly requiered as concerto example for orchestral auditions.

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