|Haydn – Symphony No.94 in G major “The Surprise”
I. Adagio cantabile – Vivace assai (2 sides)
Columbia Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra, Howard Barlow
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|Columbia (UK) DX 929-931
Matrices XCO 24147/52
Recorded 20th February 1939, New York
This UK Columbia set has a very high level of surface noise and crackle, and proved much more difficult to restore than other UK Columbias of a similar vintage, despite the good recording quality.