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String Quartet Op. 33 No. 2 “The Joke” By Haydn

Today we listened to Haydn’s op.33 “The Joke”. It got its name from all the pauses in the middle. We thought it was over but it started up again. 39 more words

Sakura Salon 7/20/14 - Franz Josef Haydn Symphony #94, the Surprise Symphony

Franz Joseph Haydn was among the creators of the fundamental genres of classical music, and his influence upon later composers is immense. Haydn’s most celebrated pupil was Ludwig van Beethoven, and his musical form casts a huge shadow over the music of subsequent composers such as Schubert, Mendelssohn and Brahms. 688 more words

Franz Josef Haydn

We continue with our series on the greatest composers of all times. And in no special order, we are featuring Franz Joseph Haydn. His career coincided with the development of Classical style and forms (the symphony, sonata, string quartet and other instrumental forms). 1,423 more words

Haydn to Mozart

“I tell you before God, and as an honest man, your son is the greatest composer known to me by person and repute, he has taste and what is more the greatest skill in composition.” (Said to Leopold Mozart)”
― Joseph Haydn

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New Music (NOT the John Cage kind)

So, I found something cool this morning. A really neat examination both of the mathematical complexity that is even our relatively limited 12-tone system (as opposed to the Eastern systems that give quarter tones) and the relatively rigid pathways that our brains tend to want to force music into. 734 more words


Sunday Music & Haydn & Agnus Dei

Josef Haydn, Agnus Dei (Lamb of God) from the Theresienmesse (mass named after Maria Therese).

Recorded for a lecture recital by Tom Mueller (2014), Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester. 18 more words



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“Haydn picked up his first pair of decks at the age of 15. Locking himself in his room until he could mix 2 records together on his battered old belt drive decks and bog standard mixer he has never looked back…while studying media in collage he quickly won a residency at legendary north Wales nightclub “time” for premiere club night future funk/oblivion…Haydn has been constantly progressing over the years having played with some of the biggest names in the business levon Vincent, Paul Woolford, Paul Jackson, clockwork, sebo k, Mathias tanzmann,Jon carter and  mr C but to name a few..   167 more words