Monthly Archives: December 2015

A Gulden’s Worth of Spanking

Like his much younger contemporary, Mozart, Haydn met the Empress Maria Theresa while still a young boy. Unlike the young Wolferl, however, young Sepperl impressed the young queen with neither his singing voice nor his abilities on the violin or … Continue reading

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