- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 2 hours
- Video: Color
- Released: March 10, 2009
- Originally Released: 2009
- Label: Hanssler Classics
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Special Edition
- Additional Release Material:
Performances - Symphony no 1 in D major, H 1 no 1
Performances - Symphony no 101 in D major, H 1 no 101 "Clock"
Performances - Symphony no 96 in D major, H 1 no 96 "Miracle"
- A Portrait of Roger Norrington
Performers, Cast and Crew:
British conductor Roger Norrington leads the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra in a celebration of Haydn's works. Boasting selections that span the composer's entire career, the special performance honors Norrington's 75th birthday and the 200th anniversary of Haydn's death.
In celebration of Roger Norrington's 75th birthday, hänssler CLASSIC/SWR Music release special DVD featuring performances of early and late symphonies in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Haydn's death in 2009! Includes a newly produced portrait of conductor Norrington, an invaluable contribution to understanding this modest man who has revolutionized modern orchestral performances of music of the Classical and Romantic eras.