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Joseph Haydn

(Franz) Joseph Haydn was a prolific Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the piano trio and his contributions to musical form have earned him the epithets "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String Quartet".
  Haydn spent much of his career as a court musician for the wealthy Esterházy family at their remote estate. Until the later part of his life, this isolated him from other composers and trends in music so that he was, as he put it, "forced to become original". Yet his music circulated widely and for much of his career he was the most celebrated composer in Europe.
  He was a friend and mentor of Mozart, a teacher of Beethoven, with whom he formed the First Viennese School. He was also the older brother of composer Michael Haydn.

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Michael Haydn, Joseph Haydn
Violin Concerto No. 4 | Concerto for Viola and Harpsichord
Noriko Amano | Ryo Terakado
Various composers
LICHT! 800 Years of German Lied
Anna Lucia Richter | Ammiel Bushakevitz
Joseph Haydn
Haydn Keyboard Works, Vol. 1
Peter Donohoe
José Maria Sánchez-Verdú, Joseph Haydn
Die sieben letzten Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuz & Sheba
Capella Augustina & Andreas Spering
Joseph Haydn
Markus Becker
Bernd Alois Zimmermann, Franz Schubert, Joseph Haydn
Live in Berlin
Trio Gaspard
Various composers
Edition Klavier-Festival Ruhr Vol. 38, Festivaldebüts 2019
Elisabeth Brauß & Giuseppe Guarrera & Tiffany Poon & others
Various composers
Oberon Trio
Various composers
'Willst du dein Herz mir schenken'
Ton Koopman / Tini Mathot / Klaus Mertens
Joseph Haydn, Dinu Lipatti, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Lignes Parallèles
Julien Libeer | Les Métamorphoses | Raphaël Feye
Joseph Haydn, Michael Haydn
Michael & Joseph Haydn, Horn Concertos
Přemysl Vojta & Fabrice Millischer
Various composers
From Couperin to Schumann
Tatiana Zelikman
Joseph Haydn
Essential Haydn
Daria Gloukhova
Piano Trios, Vol. 8
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Joseph Haydn
Complete Piano Sonatas Vol. 1
Moritz Ernst
Ludwig van Beethoven, Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sophie Bevan
Joseph Haydn
The Seasons
Gabrieli Consort & Players / National Forum of Music Choir / Wroclaw Baroque Orchestra
Joseph Haydn
Haydn Piano Sonatas
Markus Becker
Joseph Haydn
Piano Trios - Vol. 7
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Six Piano Sonatas
Einav Yarden
Joseph Haydn
HAYDN Symphonies Nos. 52, 53 & 59
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Joseph Haydn
Haydn - Piano Sonatas and Variations
Lars Haugbro
Joseph Haydn
Piano Trios vol. 6
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Joseph Haydn
Piano Trios vol. 5
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
Béla Bartók, Joseph Haydn
Ensemble Allegria
Various composers
A Knight’s Progress
The Temple Church Choir / Greg Morris
Joseph Haydn
Haydn Piano Trios
Trio Jean Paul
Joseph Haydn, Robert Schumann, Jörg Widmann
Passacaglia: Haydn - Schumann - Widmann
Oberon Trio
Piano Trios vol. 3
Mendelssohn Piano Trio
25th Anniversary Box
Osiris Trio
Joseph Haydn
Ladies First! Opera arias by Joseph Haydn
Lisa Larsson & Combattimento Consort Amsterdam
Joseph Haydn
Haydn's Nature
Matangi Quartet
Various composers
Afscheid van een springlevend orkest
Radio Kamer Filharmonie
A Renaissance Wedding Gift
Rutgers Collegium Musicum
Dedicated To You
Shirma Rouse & Kim Hoorweg
Flo's Flow
Floriaan Wempe
Joseph Haydn, Johannes Brahms
Haydn . Brahms . String Quartets
Danish String Quartet
El Gaucho
Jeanfrançois Prins
Joseph Haydn, José Peris
The seven last words of Christ - version for string quartet and voice
Henschel Quartett / Susanne Kelling
Up-Close - for solo cello, string ensemble and film
Sol Gabetta
Sonatas for Horn and Fortepiano
Anneke Scott / Kathryn Cok
Have a Crazy Cool Christmas!
Kermit Ruffins
Joseph Haydn
Organ Concertos
Ton Koopman / Catherine Manson / Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Antonio Vivaldi
Concertos for oboe, strings & basso continuo
Pauline Oostenrijk / Jan Willem de Vriend / Baroque Academy of the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra
Joseph Haydn
London Symphonies - Symphonies nos. 97 & 98
Ton Koopman / Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Joseph Haydn
The Seasons & The Creation (for piano four hands - Edition Ruhr Piano Festival Vol. 24)
Maki Namekawa & Dennis Russell Davies
Joseph Haydn, Karl Kohaut
Haydn's Lute Player
Ars Antiqua Austria / Gunar Letzbor
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Joseph Haydn
Haydn / Mozart / Beethoven - LCO Live
London Chamber Orchestra
Joseph Haydn
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam
The Organ of Saint Sulpice, Paris
Joseph Nolan
Sinfonias from the Enlightenment
Various composers
Special Arrangements
Fransiscus Quartet
Joseph Haydn
Piano Works Vol 3
Trudelies Leonhardt
Piano Sonatas
John Lill
Franz Schubert, Joseph Haydn
Matangi Quartet
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Joseph Haydn
Piano Works
Jos Van Immerseel
The Trios for Fortepiano, Flute and Violoncello
Jacques Ogg, Wilbert Hazelzet, Christiaan Norde
Joseph Haydn, Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach
Part-Songs / Motet
Netherlands Chamber Choir
Joseph Haydn
Sonatas for fortepiano from 1776
Jacques Ogg
Haydn : Eight Divertimentos
Schönbrunn Ensemble
Joseph Haydn, Michael Haydn
Divertimenti for Wind Instruments and Strings
Schoenbrunn Ensemble
Orpheus with his Lute
Rachel Ann Morgan / Edward Witsenburg
Canzonettas / Arianna A Naxos
Elisabeth von Magnus
Piano Trios from America
Altenberg Trio Wien
Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Joseph Haydn
Robert Holl / David Lutz