from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Haydn, Franz Joseph 1732-1809. Austrian composer who exerted great influence on the development of the classical symphony. A contemporary of Mozart, he wrote numerous symphonies and string quartets as well as operas and concertos.
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- n. prolific Austrian composer who influenced the classical form of the symphony (1732-1809)
- n. the music of Haydn
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