A breakfast meeting was arranged between Haydn and members of the court orchestra at Bad Godesberg, close to Bonn.
His speeches have the elegance and control of a Haydn concerto.
With the inexhaustible Haydn she has found refuge but no occupation.
Haydn made many interesting acquaintances during this London visit.
The celebrated Haydn was, even at the age of 74, when I last saw him at Vienna, till the most good-humoured bon vivant of his age.
After Mozart's death, and even for some years before, Haydn seemed to have caught much of the spirit of the younger composer.
The well-known story of Haydn's "Tempest Music" is connected with this.
Haydn has attempted to imitate all manner of sounds in the "Creation," from the bounding of a deer to the falling of snow!
It was not in Haydn, nor yet in Mozart, to play with tones in this masterly spirit.
His orchestra is one of the best I ever heard, and the great Haydn is his court and theatre composer.