In 1987, this orchestra was founded by Adam Fischer in the Haydnsaal (Haydn Hall) from the Esterhazy Palace in Eisenstadt, Austria (near Vienna), where this seminal genius from the Classical era lived and worked. As evidenced by its name, the ensemble is normally primarily focused on the performance from the functions of Franz Josef Haydn, and comprises of great music artists from Austria and Hungary, including players in the Vienna Philharmonic, Vienna Symphony Orchestra, as well as the Hungarian Condition Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra provides undertaken ambitious tasks, like the documenting of the complete routine of Haydn’s symphonies, which it finished in 2001. This citizen orchestra participates in the annual Haydn Celebration and in addition has made an appearance in the BBC Proms in London, Mainly Mozart Celebration in NY, as well as the Mozart Week in Salzburg. They also have toured Asia, showing up in Tokyo, Osaka, Taipei, and various other major metropolitan areas. Among visitor conductors who’ve led the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra have already been Manfred Honeck, Helmuth Rilling, Bruno Weil, Richard Hickox, and Trevor Pinnock.