Beethoven Piano Sonatas

Music History: Classical Music


Even though some use the term “classical music” to describe all music from the middle ages through now, the Classical period Continue reading


Haydn’s Piano Variations

Austrian composer Franz Joseph Haydn (also known as Joseph Haydn or Papa Haydn) is a staple of the Classical era. Throughout his lifetime (1732-1809), he was highly regarded as a composer; in fact, he is known as “Father of the Symphony” and “Father of the String Quartet” because he was instrumental (pun definitely intended) in shaping the symphony Continue reading

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