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Haydn, Franz Josef    1732-1809    Austria


   Cello Concerto no 1 in C major Hob VIIb:1
       Cello Concerto in C - 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme played on cello after orchestral introduction.

       Cello Concerto in C - 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main cello theme

       Cello Concerto in C - 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    The orchestra states the bright main theme


   Cello Concerto no 2 in D major Op 101
       Cello Concerto in D - 1st movement - Allegro moderato. (Haydn)

1    First theme, played first by the orchestra, then by the soloist


2    Second theme

       Cello Concerto in D - 2nd movement - Adagio (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Cello Concerto in D - 3rd movement - rondo (allegro) (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   Divertimento in Bb major 'St Anthony Chorale'.
       Divertimento in Bb major 'St Anthony Chorale'. 1st movement (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Divertimento in Bb major 'St Anthony Chorale'. 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    The 'chorale' tune (Haydn's own work).

       Divertimento in Bb major 'St Anthony Chorale'. 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme, a minuet.

       Divertimento in Bb major 'St Anthony Chorale'. 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   German Dances (Deutsche Tanze)
       German Dance No.1 in G major (Hob IX:12) (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       German Dance No.4 in C major (Hob IX:12) (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       German Dance No.7 in G major (Hob IX:12) (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   Piano Concerto No.11 in D major
       Piano Concerto No.11 in D major - 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Piano Concerto No.11 in D major - 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Piano Concerto No.11 in D major - 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    main theme


   Piano Trio in F Hob XV
       Piano Trio in F Hob XV 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Piano Trio in F Hob XV 1st Movt

       Piano Trio in F Hob XV 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Trio in F Hob XV 2nd movt


   Sonata in D (BH 37)
       Sonata in D (BH 37) 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Theme A of the exposition section, in home key of D major.


2    Theme B of exposition, in dominant key of A major.

       Sonata in D (BH 37) 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Sonata in D (BH 37) 2nd Movt

       Sonata in D (BH 37) 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Theme A of this rondo, in home key of D major.


2    Theme B of this rondo, in relative minor key of D minor, but later modulating into F major and then back to D minor.


3    Theme C of this rondo, in subdominant key of G major.


   String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" - 'The Hunt' - Jagquartett
       String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" 'The Hunt' 1st movement (Haydn)

1    First theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" 'The Hunt' 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    First theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" 'The Hunt' 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    First theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" 'The Hunt' 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.1 "La Chasse" 'The Hunt' 5th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 1 No.2
       String Quartet Op 1 No.2 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.2 2nd movement - Menuetto (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.2 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.2 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.2 5th movement - Presto (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 1 No.3
       String Quartet Op 1 No.3 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.3 2nd movement - Menuetto (Haydn)

1    Menuetto

       String Quartet Op 1 No.3 3rd movement - Presto (Haydn)

1    Presto

       String Quartet Op 1 No.3 4th movement (Haydn)

1    This menuetto starts in 2-part harmony, with the 2 violins doubling an octave apart, and likewise, the viola and cello.

       String Quartet Op 1 No.3 5th movement (Haydn)

1    Presto


   String Quartet Op 1 No.6
       String Quartet Op 1 No.6, 1st movement Presto assai (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.6, 2nd movement Minuet (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.6, 3rd movement Adagio (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.6, 4th movement Minuet (Haydn)

1    First theme


2    Second theme

       String Quartet Op 1 No.6, 5th movement Finale: Allegro (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 3 No.5 "Serenade"
       String Quartet Op 3 No.5 "Serenade" 1st movement (Haydn)

1    First theme


2    Second theme

       String Quartet Op 3 No.5 "Serenade" 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 3 No.5 "Serenade" 3rd movement Minuet and Trio (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 3 No.5 "Serenade" 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 20 No.1
       String Quartet Op 20 No1 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No1 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No1 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No1 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main Theme


   String Quartet Op 20 No.2
       String Quartet Op 20 No.2 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No.2 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    First theme


2    Second theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No.2 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 20 No.2 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 54 No.1
       String Quartet Op 54 No.1 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.1 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.1 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.1 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 54 No.2
       String Quartet Op 54 No.2 1st movement (Haydn)

1    First theme


2    Second theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.2 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.2 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.2 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Intro to movement, this is slow and placid and lasts for more than half of the movement.


2    The second theme is fast and energetic, a complete contrast to the first theme.


   String Quartet Op 54 No.3
       String Quartet Op 54 No.3 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.3 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.3 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    First theme


2    Second theme

       String Quartet Op 54 No.3 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   String Quartet Op 64 No.5 "The Lark"
       String Quartet Op 64 No.5 Lark 1st movement (Haydn)

1    This staccato accompaniment figure is played by the 2nd violin, viola and cello.


2    This high pitched tune on the first violin way above the accompaniment figure, is what earned this work its nickname "The Lark"


3    This contrasting theme starts in the dominant key of A major

       String Quartet Op 64 No.5 Lark 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in D Op 64 No 5 Lark 2nd Movt

       String Quartet Op 64 No.5 Lark 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in D Op 64 No 5 Lark 3rd Movt

       String Quartet Op 64 No.5 Lark 4th movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in D Op 64 No 5 Lark 4th Movt


   String Quartet Op 76 No.2 "Fifths"
       String Quartet Op 76 No.2 "Fifths" 1st movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in D Op 76 No 2 "Fifths" 1st Movt

       String Quartet Op 76 No.2 "Fifths" 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    main theme of slow movement

       String Quartet Op 76 No.2 "Fifths" 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       String Quartet Op 76 No.2 "Fifths" 4th movement (Haydn)

1    main theme


   String Quartet Op 76 No.3 Emperor
       String Quartet Op 76 No.3 Emperor 1st movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in C Op 76 No 3 Emperor 1st Movt

       String Quartet Op 76 No.3 Emperor 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    String Quartet in C Op 76 No 3 Emperor 2nd Movt

       String Quartet Op 76 No.3 Emperor 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme of minuet and trio.

       String Quartet Op 76 No.3 Emperor 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme, in the root minor key, C minor.


   Symphony No. 6 in D 'Le Matin' Hob 1:6
       Symphony No.6 in D 'Le Matin' Hob 1:6. 1st movement (Haydn)

1    First violins start the intro with this pianissimo theme, adagio and in 4/4 time.


2    Flutes enter 2 bars later with this theme.


3    Flutes start the main theme, allegro in 3/4 time.

       Symphony No.6 in D 'Le Matin' Hob 1:6. 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Symphony No.6 in D 'Le Matin' Hob 1:6. 3rd movement - Minuet and trio. (Haydn)

1    Minuet.


2    Trio.The bassoon features here, alongside the double bass.

       Symphony No.6 in D 'Le Matin' Hob 1:6. 4th movement - Finale. (Haydn)

1    Main theme, first on flutes, then tutti.


   Symphony No.100 in G "Military"
       Symphony No.100 in G "Military" 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Slow introduction


2    Main theme after slow introduction

       Symphony No.100 in G "Military" 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 100 in G "Military" 2nd Movt


2    This is the bit that gave this symphony its nickname "Military" - the bass drum, cymbals and triangle come in unexpectedly, as the tune switches into a minor key.

       Symphony No.100 in G "Military" 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 100 in G "Military" 3rd Movt

       Symphony No.100 in G "Military" 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 100 in G "Military" 4th Movt


   Symphony No.101 in D "The Clock"
       Symphony No.101 in D Clock 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 101 in D Clock 1st Movt

       Symphony No.101 in D Clock 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 101 in D Clock 2nd Movt

       Symphony No.101 in D Clock 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 101 in D Clock 3rd Movt

       Symphony No.101 in D Clock 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 101 in D Clock 4th Movt


   Symphony No.104 in D "London"
       Symphony No.104 in D "London" 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Dramatic opening passage in D ninor.


2    First main theme in the major key

       Symphony No.104 in D "London" 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 104 in D "London" 2nd Movt

       Symphony No.104 in D "London" 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 104 in D "London" 3rd Movt

       Symphony No.104 in D "London" 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   Symphony No.45 in F# minor "Farewell"
       Symphony No. 45 in F# minor "Farewell" - 1st movement (Haydn)

1    main theme


2    second theme

       Symphony No. 45 in F# minor "Farewell" - 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Symphony No. 45 in F# minor "Farewell" - 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Symphony No. 45 in F# minor "Farewell" - 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme in F# minor


2    Farewell theme (sometimes described as 5th movement)


   Symphony No.48 in C "Maria Theresia"
       Symphony No. 48 in C "Maria Theresia" - 1st movement (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Symphony No. 48 in C "Maria Theresia" - 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Symphony No. 48 in C "Maria Theresia" - 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Symphony No. 48 in C "Maria Theresia" - 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   Symphony No.49 in F minor 'La Passione'
       Symphony No.49 in F minor 'La Passione' 1st movement- adagio (Haydn)

1    Main theme

       Symphony No.49 in F minor 'La Passione' 2nd movement - allegro di molto (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Symphony No.49 in F minor 'La Passione' 3rd movement - menuetto (Haydn)

1    main theme

       Symphony No.49 in F minor 'La Passione' 4th movement - finale presto (Haydn)

1    main theme


   Symphony No.59 in A "Fire"
       Symphony No.59 in A "Fire" 1st movement - presto (Haydn)

1    Main theme on 2nd violins

       Symphony No.59 in A "Fire" 2nd movement - andante (Haydn)

1    Slow movt starts in A minor

       Symphony No.59 in A "Fire" 3rd movement - menuetto (Haydn)

1    Minuet theme

       Symphony No.59 in A "Fire" 4th movement - allegro assai (Haydn)

1    Horns and oboe start the 'allegro assai'


   Symphony No.88 in G
       Symphony No.88 in G 1st Movement (Haydn)

1    Slow introduction to 1st movement


2    Main theme, allegro

       Symphony No.88 in G 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 88 in G 2nd Movt

       Symphony No.88 in G 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 88 in G 3rd Movt

       Symphony No.88 in G 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Finale: Allegro con spirito


   Symphony No.90 in C major
       Symphony No.90 in C major - 1st movement - adagio - allegro assai (Haydn)

1    main allegro assai theme, after short slow introduction.

       Symphony No.90 in C major - 2nd movement - andante (Haydn)

1    First violins and bassoons play F major theme

       Symphony No.90 in C major - 3rd movement - menuet (Haydn)

1    Main minuet theme

       Symphony No.90 in C major - 4th movement - finale, allegro assai (Haydn)

1    Allegro assai, first theme


   Symphony No.92 in G Oxford
       Symphony No.92 in G Oxford 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Slow introduction


2    main theme

       Symphony No.92 in G Oxford 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 92 in C Oxford 2nd Movt

       Symphony No.92 in G Oxford 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 92 in G Oxford 3rd Movt

       Symphony No.92 in G Oxford 4th movement (Haydn)

1    main theme


   Symphony No.93 in D
       Symphony No.93 in D - 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Slow intro after the startling three unison tutti Ds at the opening.


2    First main tune, marked allegro assai

       Symphony No.93 in D - 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    rondo with variations

       Symphony No.93 in D - 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Vigorous minuet and trio

       Symphony No.93 in D - 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme. Complex sonata form.


   Symphony No.94 in G "The Surprise"
       Symphony No.94 in G Surprise 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 94 in G Surprise 1st Movt


2    After the slow introduction, this is the first theme, played by the first violins at a fast skipping pace.


3    The second theme of the exposition is in the dominant key of D major.

       Symphony No.94 in G Surprise 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 94 in G Surprise 2nd Movt

       Symphony No.94 in G Surprise 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Symphony No 94 in G Surprise 3rd Movt


2    The trio from the 3rd Movement's minuet and trio.

       Symphony No.94 in G Surprise 4th movement (Haydn)

1    Main theme


   Trumpet Concerto in Eb
       Trumpet Concerto in Eb 1st movement (Haydn)

1    Trumpet Concerto in Eb 1st Movt

       Trumpet Concerto in Eb 2nd movement (Haydn)

1    Trumpet Concerto in Eb 2nd Movt

       Trumpet Concerto in Eb 3rd movement (Haydn)

1    Trumpet Concerto in Eb 3rd Movt

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