Symphony No. 36 (Haydn)

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Joseph Haydn wrote his Symphony No. 36 in E major, Hoboken 1/36, some time in the first half of the 1760s, around the same time as his Symphony No. 33, for Prince Nikolaus Esterházy. Scored for 2 oboes, bassoon, 2 horns, strings and continuo, the slow movement features solos for violin and cello.[1] It is in four movements:

  1. Vivace, 3
  2. Adagio in B major, 2
  3. MenuetTrio (Trio in B major), 3
  4. Allegro, 2


  1. ^ H. C. Robbins Landon, The Symphonies of Joseph Haydn. London: Universal Edition & Rockliff (1955): 669. "2 ob., 2 cor., vln. solo (in II), vcl. solo (in II), str. [fag., cemb.]."