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Meet the Music! Papa and the Prince

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  • Everyone loved the composer Haydn so much that they called him Papa Haydn. For most of Papa Haydn’s life, he lived in the palace of Nikolaus I, Prince Esterházy, and wrote music at the prince’s command. Sometimes the prince was the only person in the audience! What was Haydn’s life like in the palace writing music day and night for the Prince? Come find out and hear Papa Haydn’s great music, too, in Papa and the Prince!

Alice Tully Hall
  • 1941 Broadway
  • Manhattan, NY 10023