Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Making of a Composer: Hainburg an der Donau

At the age of six, the young Sepperl, as Haydn’s parents called him, set off for Hainburg, a small town on the banks of the Danube about eight miles from Rohrau. There he was to attend the parish school where … Continue reading

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