Essays Tagged: "Haydn"

Music that is Romantic

hest form of instrumental music, were not Romanticcomposers,but were the Classical composers, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven? Moreover,oneof the most characteristic 19th century genres was ... tic programs intotheinstrumental works not only of Beethoven, but also the likes of Mozart,Haydn,and Bach!The diffused scenic effects in the music of such composers as Mendelssohnand ...

(3 pages) 188 1 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Classical period

e from art history, the classic period in music extends from 1740 to 1810 and includes the music of Haydn, Mozart, the first period of Beethoven, and Bach's sons. The classical period of music coordin ... vements, the sonata, the minuet, and the finale. Building of the achievements of earlier composers, Haydn, and Mozart brought the symphony to it's peak in the last 20 years of the 18th century. Haydn ...

(2 pages) 181 1 3.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Music that is Romantic

hest form of instrumental music, were not Romanticcomposers,but were the Classical composers, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven? Moreover,oneof the most characteristic 19th century genres was ... tic programs intotheinstrumental works not only of Beethoven, but also the likes of Mozart,Haydn,and Bach!The diffused scenic effects in the music of such composers as Mendelssohnand ...

(3 pages) 93 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Beethoven, Haydn, and the Concept of Creation

c, there have been few who have contributed so much in both talent, creativity, and style as Joseph Haydn and Ludwig Van Beethoven. Both extremely talented in the art of classical composition, Haydn a ... dn and Beethoven placed their heart, soul and ingenuity in their music as is clearly illustrated in Haydn's The Creation and Beethoven's The Creatures of Prometheus. Both composers display sheer geniu ...

(7 pages) 109 1 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Music As A Motivator

Whether it is Haydn's string quartet no. 66 in G major or a single off the new DaveMathews album, music, inhere ...                                   Whether it is Haydn's string quartet no. 66 in G major or a single off the new DaveMathews album, music, inhere ...

(15 pages) 458 3 4.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Discussion On The Unusual Form Of the Finale Of Haydn's Op.54, no.2.

Discussion On The Unusual Form Of the Finale Of Haydn's Op.54, no.2The three String Quartets that make up Haydn's Op.54 were probably written for th ... finales we have encountered in the course so far, and compare and contrast the expectations from a "Haydn" finale with what we are presented with in Op.54;3) provide a subjective view of how this "aty ... and Characteristics Relating to FinaleSpecifically, as the third of the seven "great" Quartets that Haydn wrote in the key of C, this quartet follows a quite unique route : following a regular sonata ...

(9 pages) 46 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Joseph Haydn. A four page biography of his life, music, and accomplishments.

were stressed. One of the most important and influential composers of this classical era was Joseph Haydn.Joseph Haydn was born in Rohrau, Austria on March 31, 1732. His father was a wheelwright, his ... his mother was a housewife, and his family enjoyed the comforts of a well off middle class family. Haydn was sent to Hainburg to attend church school, partly because his mother wished him to become a ...

(5 pages) 59 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

A brief summary of the life of composer Hector Berlioz, followed by an in-0depth description of his Grande Messe Des Morts.

e's music, an artist, we may almost say, without ancestry and without posterity. Mozart builds upon Haydn and influence Beethoven; Beethoven imitates Mozart and in turn influences the practice of all ...

(13 pages) 52 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Haydn at Esterhaza

Haydn at EsterhazaIn the year 1760, Franz Joseph Haydn was thirty years old and at the beginning of ... mployment as Kapellmeister and composer to Prince Nicholas Esterhaza. Being employed at the estate, Haydn was expected to write pieces commissioned for various occasions and celebrations. He was also ... He was also able to find time to compose pieces for musicians and other nobility at their request. Haydn's time at Esterhaza from 1760-1790 produced both operas and chamber music works.From 1776-1790 ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Biography of Joseph Haydn

The Austrian composer Joseph Haydn was born in the village of Rohrau, near Vienna, on March 31, 1732. When eight years old he was ... took occasional lessons from the noted Italian singing master and composer Nicola Porpora. In 1755 Haydn was engaged briefly by Baron Karl Josef von Fürnberg, for whom he apparently composed his ... ion followed in 1759, when he was hired as music director by Count Ferdinand Maximilian von Morzin. Haydn's marriage in 1760 to Maria Anna Keller proved to be unhappy as well as childless.The turning ...

(1 pages) 27 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Slow Movement from Haydn's 'Emperor' Quartet OP. 76, NO. 3

Slow Movement from Haydn's 'Emperor' QuartetOP. 76, NO. 3The slow movement from Haydn's 'Emperor' Quartet is said to be ... 'Emperor' QuartetOP. 76, NO. 3The slow movement from Haydn's 'Emperor' Quartet is said to be one of Haydn's greatest works. He uses a simple yet classic melody throughout his piece that is the underly ... iations. The music in the movement is played sweetly (dolce) and is in cut time.The Introduction to Haydn's Emperor Quartet is in GM and has the violin 1 playing the melody. The cello and the Viola ha ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Russian Nationalism in Piano Literature

era.Musical life in the capital St. Petersburg was undoubtedly very rich. Major works of Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart were often performed. Indeed, the greatness of German music and Italian operas at t ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Classical Era Of Music and the Major Composers of that Time

During these 70 years music changed drastically. The four major composers of the Classical era were Haydn, Mozart, Gluck, and Beethoven.The classical era began at the end of the Baroque Era. Classical ... ssfully then in the earlier periods of music.One of the main composers of this era was Franz Joseph Haydn. He was born and raised in Austria and started out his musical career as a choir boy in Vienna ...

(3 pages) 51 1 4.3 Feb/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Joseph Haydn: Creative Captive of the Court

is the only way to make a living in a competitive field of study and work. This was true for Joseph Haydn, an eighteenth century composer who worked for Prince Paul Anton and later Prince Nicolaus, co ... lidays and celebrations, as well as religious music for times of worship. The contract held between Haydn and his patrons is detailed in it’s description of the duties of Haydn as Vice-Capellmeis ...

(5 pages) 673 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Nineteenth Century Music

ive contributions to the piano. Some prominent names from this era are Beethoven, Liszt, Hummel and Haydn. (2003)Beethoven (1770 - 1827)Beethoven was a German composer. He belonged to a musical family ... osi of his times. He wrote concertos, sonatas, trios, quartets, quintets and much more.Franz Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809)Joseph was an Austrian musician. He was one of the most well known composers of t ...

(3 pages) 28 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Beethoven 3

irit might be the strongest reason for Beethoven's slow working and his comparatively small output. Haydn and Mozart could turn out symphonies and quartets by the dozen because they accepted certain p ... content to compose for the calculated satisfaction of his patrons there can be no doubt that, like Haydn, he would have produced a vast quantity of finished work, much of it consisting of masterpiece ...

(8 pages) 23 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Periods of Musical Movements

ndel had among the widest acquaintance of other styles of any composer.Classical periodJoseph HaydnHaydn sourced his ideas from the Baroque period and radically altered how they functioned.... hey functioned.By directing new ideas and principles to evolve a new style in music, this earned Haydn the titles "father of the symphony" and "father of the string quartet".Haydn's music relied ...

(7 pages) 66 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Beethoven - Living in the two different music periods

sers, but no romantic influence. Two of the Classical composers that influenced him were Mozart and Haydn, who were the epitomy of the classical era of music - refined, elegant and formal.Beethoven's ... between each phrase. Even during his early period when he was composing music similar to Mozart and Haydn, he was always coming up with new things. During this period he composed the first six string ...

(5 pages) 31 0 5.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers