Sunday, May 31, 2009

Joseph Haydn 1732-1809

The 18th Century Gardener
Joseph Haydn 1732-1809
Esterhaza Castle showing formal gardens

Today is the 200th anniversary of the death of Franz Joseph Haydn. Much of his life was spent as a court musician for the Esterhazy family whose summer palace is shown above. We remember him for all the wonderful music he gave us.

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