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A Quiet Take on Haydn's 'Drumroll Symphony'

A Quiet Take on Haydn's 'Drumroll Symphony'
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Esa-Pekka Salonen.

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Los Angeles is a city of excess, but conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen has won it over with his understated, quiet ways. Salonen appears onstage at Disney Hall, conducting the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Haydn's "Drumroll Symphony," the Symphony No. 103.

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