Franz Joseph Haydn composed Symphony No.101 in 1793 during the Classical period. It is likely that the symphony was nicknamed ‘The Clock’ because of the continuous quavers in the second movement.
Movement 2 begins in which key?
Haydn modulates to which minor key in the middle section?
Which rhythmic features are heard in the opening melody?
Dotted and double dotted rhythms
Which transposing instruments does Haydn use?
Violin and cello
Oboe and flute
French horn and trumpet
Which percussion instrument can be heard?
Which technique can be heard from the start in the string accompaniment?
When does the orchestra first play tutti?
When the major section returns in section A2
In the minor section
From the start
What is the dynamic at the end of the movement?
What is the overall structure of movement 2?
How many movements does the symphony have?