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Title
Cello concertos
Composer
Joseph Haydn 1732-1809
Performer
Jean-Guihen Queyras 1967- (cello) Freiburger Barockorchester
Conductor
Petra Müllejans 1959-
Publisher
Harmonia Mundi, 2004
1 cd + boekje
Recording date
2003
Playing time
01:08:37
EAN
0794881736126
CDR
BCX0627
Placing suggestion
11 - Orkest met (solo)-strijkinstrument(en) (NBLC) K2 - Orkest met solo-instrumenten (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 12 times in Flemish libraries

About Joseph Haydn

Franz Joseph Haydn (; German: [ˈfʁants ˈjoːzɛf ˈhaɪdn̩] (listen); 31 March 1732 – 31 May 1809) was an Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the piano trio. 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 Eszterháza Castle. 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 tutor of Beethoven, and the older brother of composer M…Read more on Wikipedia

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