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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Joseph Haydn

1732 - 1809

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 20, 2018
1. Joseph Haydn Marker
Inscription.
Composer
lived in a house
on this site
1791

 
Erected 2015 by Haydn Society of Great Britain.
 
Location. 51° 30.758′ N, 0° 8.181′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Great Pulteney Street just south of Beak Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Great Pulteney Street, City of Westminster, England W1F 9LY, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Canaletto (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Charles Bridgeman (about 90 meters away); John William Polidori (about 90 meters away); Cardinal Wiseman (about 120 meters away); A History of Golden Square (about 120 meters away); The Portuguese Embassy (about 150 meters away); Paul McCartney (about 180 meters away); The Jimi Hendrix Experience (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .
1. About the Haydn Plaque (Haydn Society of Great Britain). Includes information about the plaque, a video of its unveiling, and information about Haydn's time in London, as well. (Submitted on March 22, 2018.) 

2. List of residences of Joseph Haydn (Wikipedia)
Joseph Haydn Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 20, 2018
2. Joseph Haydn Marker - Wide View
. January–May 1791: #18, Great Pulteney Street, a lodging house where Haydn's host and collaborator Johann Peter Salomon also lived. Haydn did his work in a room provided him by the Broadwood piano firm, across the way at #33. (Submitted on March 22, 2018.) 

3. Joseph Haydn (Wikipedia). (Franz) Joseph Haydn (31 March 1732 – 31 May 1809) was an Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the piano trio and his contributions to musical form have earned him the epithets "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String Quartet". (Submitted on March 22, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
Joseph Haydn image. Click for full size.
Image courtesy of the New York Public Library
3. Joseph Haydn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 22, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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