Sunday, December 13, 2015

The Birth of British Music: Haydn - the Celebrity

In this program, Charles Hazlewood looks at the fascinating two-way relationship the great composer Joseph Haydn had with Britain. Haydn was an astute businessman, so it was no coincidence that he chose London as the place to make his personal fortune, taking advantage of the increasing demand for subscription concerts and the lucrative domestic market.

Related Links
Books and Films - Joseph Haydn
Howard Goodall's Story of Music

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