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In Search of Haydn
Joseph Haydn is the composer whom Mozart and Beethoven revered, yet he is too often overshadowed by his younger contemporaries. Director Phil Grabsky hopes to redress the balance in this biographical account of Haydn's life and work. Featuring breathtaking performances by some of the world's most celebrated musicians and orchestras, the film tells the story of this prolific composer who produced more than 100 symphonies, 64 quartets, 16 operas, 51 piano sonatas and the oratios The Creation and The Seasons. Interviews with experts and detailed extracts from Haydn's personal recollections reveal his wit, humanity and insatiable creativity.

Radio City

Episodes
Ep 1
In Search of Haydn
Watch March 11, 3:00pm
Ep 2
In Search of Haydn
Watch March 11, 4:00pm
In Search of Haydn
An intimate portrait of the great Austrian composer Joseph Haydn. (1 of 2)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sun Mar 11, 3:00pm
Wed Mar 14, 3:00am
In Search of Haydn
Through intimate and revealing interviews with experts and detailed extracts from Haydn's personal recollections, we gain insight not only into Haydn's music but an appreciation of the artist himself. (2 of 2)
Additional Broadcast Dates:
Sun Mar 11, 4:00pm
Wed Mar 14, 4:00am