From the Archives - Surprise symphonies
Hear symphonies by two contemporaries of Beethoven: one by an aspiring French symphonist, and another that suffered a case of mistaken identity for decades.
Compositions and Recordings
Symphony No. 2 in D Major
by Etienne Mehul
Michel Swierczewski with the Orchestra of the Gulbenkian Foundation
Symphony in C "Jena"
by Friedrich Witt
Matthias Bamert with the London Mozart Players