The Classical Master
Elegant and witty. Known as the "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String Quartet."
Music should never be harmless.
Joseph Haydn was an Austrian composer and prolific music innovator. His contributions to the development of symphony and chamber music laid the foundation for Classical-era composition. Haydn's music is characterized by its grace, humor, and technical brilliance.
Symphony No. 94, "String Quartet Op. 76 No. 3," "The Creation"
May 31, 1809
March 31, 1732