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Rose Free Library BIO MOZART (Text)
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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua B MOZART (Text)
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  • ISBN: 0195182642 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xi, 306 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports., music ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-297) and index.
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Salzburg and the grand tour : 1756-1769 -- Works by an "almost supernatural talent" -- Italy and Salzburg : 1769-1773 -- Opera seria : "fitting the clothes to the figure" -- Salzburg : 1773-1777 -- Sacred music : "I have thoroughly acquainted myself with that style since my youth" -- Mannheim and Paris : 1777-1779 -- The "classical style" : Mozart and the keyboard -- Salzburg and Munich : 1779-1781 -- Orchestral music : "the glorious effect of a symphony with flutes, oboes, and clarinets" -- Vienna : 1781-1785 -- Singspiel : "music must never offend the ear" -- "Land of the clavier": piano concertos and piano chamber music -- Vienna and Prague : 1785-1788 -- Chamber music : "the greatest composer I know" -- Opera buffa : "most important is that it must be really comic" -- The last years : 1788-1791 -- The last works : "a rich possession, but even fairer hopes" -- Aftermath: "--de morte transire ad vitam".
Subject: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 > Chronology.
Composers > Austria > Biography.


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