Joseph Haydn: The Seven Last Words


Haydn's Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross was recognized throughout Europe as a masterpiece when it was premiered in the church of Santa Cueva, Cádiz in 1786. It established his fame in Europe and beyond. Now, for the first time on television, the work has been recorded in its original setting using Haydn's original orchestral score. (1h 7m)