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.
Haydn was an old man of sixty-five when he produced the "Creation."
After Mozart's death, and even for some years before, Haydn seemed to have caught much of the spirit of the younger composer.
These terms were accepted, and Haydn set out for London, at the age of fifty-nine.
Haydn has attempted to imitate all manner of sounds in the "Creation," from the bounding of a deer to the falling of snow!
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.
His orchestra is one of the best I ever heard, and the great Haydn is his court and theatre composer.