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W. A. Mozart – Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 “Haffner” (Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Abbado)

Symphony No. 35 in D major, K. 385 “Haffner”
I. Allegro con spirito
II. Andante
III. Menuetto
IV. Presto

Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Claudio Abbado, conductor

Recorded at Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern, 2011

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
 Symphony No. 35 in D majorK. 385, was composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 1782 and is also called the Haffner Symphony. It was commissioned by the Haffners, a prominentSalzburg family, for the occasion of Sigmund Haffner’s ennoblement. The Haffner Symphony should not be confused with the eight-movement Haffner Serenade, another piece Mozart wrote on commission from the same family in 1776.  More…