Monthly Archives: October 2017

Haydn and the Holiday Feast

How did Haydn, a devout Catholic, mark feast days? None of his early biographers make much mention of what he did. Feast Days of the diverse saints in the Roman Catholic calendar were, of course, marked in Vienna. Processions were … Continue reading

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When Murder Strikes. . .

The Kapellmeister must don the role of Kapell-detective yet again

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