Franz Joseph Haydn

(1732 - 1809)


Country: Austria

Era: Classical

Known as "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String Quartet"

Haydn wrote more symphonies than any other composer.

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"Gloria" from Missa in tempore belli
The above video is of me conducting a selection from Haydn's "Missa in tempore belli (Mass in Time of War) at West Texas A&M University.
Made by John Lee Bonner