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Haydn, Franz Joseph

Pronunciation: /ˈhʌɪd(ə)n/
(1732–1809), Austrian composer. A major exponent of the classical style, he taught both Mozart and Beethoven. His work includes 108 symphonies, 67 string quartets, 12 masses, and the oratorio The Creation (1796-8).
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