Aug 2, 2018
We all need some humor in our life, and even though classical music is often thought of as a very serious art form, that is not always the case! In fact, there is no shortage of jokes, witticisms, and hilarity in the music of Joseph Haydn. Haydn was not only a jokester, but he was also one of the most influential composers in history, mentoring both Mozart and Beethoven. We explore this multi-faceted composer, from his hilarious musical jokes, to his more serious, and even experimental music.