Franz Joseph Haydn

Here are some clues to keep in mind while researching Haydn's biography on the listed site.

"Papa" Haydn's life

  1. When and where was Haydn born?   
  2. Where, when, and for whom was Haydn employed as a concert master and served as a conductor and composer as well?
  3. What title did Haydn earn for all of his work on music compositions? 
  4. What other classical composer was Haydn close friends with?  

Follow the link below to hear some of Franz Joseph Haydn's pieces and then compare them to what was created in other time periods.

Listening Clues