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Teaching Topics with Haydn (alongside that Other Guy)

Melanie Lowe argues in “Teaching Topics with Haydn (alongside that Other Guy)” that Haydn’s music is as useful as Mozart’s for teaching topicality in eighteenth-century music, and indeed is particularly illuminating regarding the exotic alla turca and Hungarian-Gypsy styles, and in clarifying the distinctions among the fantasia, ombra, and Sturm und Drang topics. 

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