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Franz Joseph Haydn:

Firsts

A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.

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About Franz Joseph Haydn
Father of the Symphony
The Farewell Symphony
Minuets
Patriotic Songs By Classical Composers

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This Week's Quiz

Haydn wrote the first

 string quartet

 concerto

 opera

 piano sonata

 piano trio

A player piano has a paper roll full of punched holes inside that make the keys of the instrument go up and down.

 True

 False

What was the name of the composer who hurt his foot by thumping it with a large baton?

 Claude Debussy

 Jean Baptiste Lully

 Felix Mendelssohn

 Louis Spohr

 Yehudi Menuhin

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Franz Joseph Haydn:

Firsts

A collection of musical firsts, including the first string quartet, the first use of trombones in a symphony, and the first professional musician to make a recording.

Music heard in this episode:

More shows about Franz Joseph Haydn

About Franz Joseph Haydn
Father of the Symphony
The Farewell Symphony
Minuets
Patriotic Songs By Classical Composers

Learn more about Franz Joseph Haydn

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Haydn wrote the first

 string quartet

 concerto

 opera

 piano sonata

 piano trio

A player piano has a paper roll full of punched holes inside that make the keys of the instrument go up and down.

 True

 False

What was the name of the composer who hurt his foot by thumping it with a large baton?

 Claude Debussy

 Jean Baptiste Lully

 Felix Mendelssohn

 Louis Spohr

 Yehudi Menuhin

 

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