Haydn born on 31 March 2019 – 287 years ago

F.J. Haydn was born on this day 287 years ago!  He shares his birthday with JS Bach who was born 334 yrs ago. Background: Haydn was an Austrian composer of the Classical period. His parents were not musical and given Haydn’s potential musical gift they accepted an offer from a relative; Johann Matthias Frankh, a schoolmaster and choirmaster… Read More »

The Music Scores 12 Days of Christmas 2018

The Music Scores 12 Days of Christmas … No. 1 is my favourite! On the First Day Of Christmas My True Love Gave to Me … 1 Conductor in a Market Square On the Second Day Of Christmas My True Love Gave to Me … 2 Handsome Harpists’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2U7TDOtfxts On the Third Day Of Christmas My True Love… Read More »