haydn haydn  /ˈhaɪ dən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) prolific Austrian composer who influenced the classical form of the symphony (1732-1809)
  2. (n) the music of Haydn

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Gore Place in Waltham presents Father’s Day concert

    On Sunday, June 16, at 3 p.m., Gore Place will offer a program of classical music, “A Viennese Salon: Piano Music and Songs by Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven.”
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Waltham News Tribune

  2. Five Questions for June 8, 2013: Barbara Peduzzi

    One of summer’s treats is being able to see live Broadway shows at regional summer stock productions. Mac-Haydn Theatre Inc. in Chatham, now celebrating its 45th Anniversary Season, is highly rated for bringing in some of the most popular shows where audiences sit no more than 30 feet of Mac-Haydn’s Theatre in-the-round. Mac-Haydn has eight shows on its schedule this season, and will close on ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

Quotes

  1. "Haydn and Eisenstadt go together like Mozart and Salzburg," said Hans Niessl, governor of Burgenland province.
    on Mar 31, 2009 By: Hans Niessl Source: AsiaOne

  2. Hill said: "We need strength in depth at the number nine position given that we could well be missing Shaun Perry on World Cup duty next season. With Haydn and Brian O'Riordan, we will have two young scrum-halves who both possess plenty of...
    on Feb 28, 2007 By: Richard Hill Source: Sportinglife.co.za

  3. "Sometimes Haydn writes pretty things," says the conductor Roger Norrington, "but on the whole, like Beethoven, he doesn't write the greatest tunes. Mozart's the tunesmith. Haydn's world is embattled, and that's where Beethoven got his music...
    on Dec 31, 2008 By: Roger Norrington Source: Scenta.co.uk

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