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Famous Composers: Joseph Haydn

1996 Rated NR 35m

A leading composer of the Classical period, Joseph Haydn reshaped the established forms of the string quartet and has been described as the father of the classical symphony. A court musician who was famous in his own time, Haydn earned a name for his majestic masses and choral works, pieces that are still prized repertory standards. This fascinating program, filmed on location in Austria, charts the life and work of the groundbreaking genius.

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Cast: Joseph Haydn

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.