Author Archives: Nupur Tustin

Haydn in Camera?

Did Haydn ever look through a camera obscura? Darkened rooms with a pinhole to allow light in have been used since ancient times to safely watch solar eclipses. Portable tent-type camera obscuras with an arrangement of convex lenses and mirrors … Continue reading

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A Young Haydn Mystery

Did the baker’s boy kill his master? Haydn thinks he did not, but will the young composer find a way to save the boy from the gallows? “The Baker’s Boy,” a young Haydn Mystery, was first published in Kaye George’s … Continue reading

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Wine Demystified!

This past weekend we visited the San Antonio Winery in Los Angeles. The winery is 101 years old and produces 87 different types of wines. Initially the grapes came from vineyards in the surrounding areas—Pasadena and Burbank. These days they … Continue reading

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Haydn’s Rehearsal Notes

This is the FREE ebook you’ll get when you preorder Prussian Counterpoint, the third Joseph Haydn Mystery. From sleigh rides and diamonds to coded letters and black chamber operations, you’ll get the inside scoop on this Joseph Haydn Mystery was … Continue reading

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