Joseph Haydn

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The forgotten female composer fêted by Mozart and Haydn

September 9, 2020 11:48 pm

Maria Theresia von Paradis was the darling of the Viennese musical court, so why has she been forgotten?

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The joy of Haydn’s string quartets

April 2, 2020 3:40 pm

Haydn survived smallpox, saw his house burn down (twice) and narrowly escaped castration