Franz Joseph Haydn S Gott Erhalte Franz Den Kaiser Signed Handwritten Score . An ...
Stockphoto ID: 1845853
File name: 74612.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Description: Franz Joseph Haydn s Gott erhalte Franz den Kaiser signed handwritten score . Anthem written in honor of the Kaiser Franz II s birthday on 12 February 1797 , melody later used in Germany s national anthem . Words by Lorenz Leopold Haschka . Original manuscript held at the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Vienna . FJH , Austrian composer: 31 March 1732 31 May 1809 . Also known as the Kaiserhymne ( Emperors Hymn ) . God Save Emperor Francis . As in God Save the King .