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Joseph Haydn

Biography

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A Brief History of Franz Joseph Haydn

Documentary video

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Franz Joseph Haydn BBC Documentary Part 1 of 5

Music composition

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Franz Joseph Haydn - "Surprise" (Symphony no. 94)

 

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The Best of Haydn

(Franz) Joseph Haydn was an Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the piano trio. His contributions to musical form have earned him the epithets "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String Quartet".