"Forward to Haydn!": Schenker's Politics and the German Revival of Haydn
Journal of the American Musicological Society (2011) Vol. 64, No. 2, pp. 319-348,483

While Heinrich Schenker consistently espoused the superiority of the German masterworks, his biases toward Haydn's works laid the groundwork for a reversal of nearly a century of neglect toward that composer's music in German-speaking lands. The circumstances of Schenker's personal ...