About Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Saturday, November 02, 2013

When Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart sat down at the keyboard at the age of 3, it was clear to his father Leopold that he had a genius on his hands. From the first pieces he composed as a 5-year-old, to the Requiem he was working on when he died, right before his 35th birthday, Mozart wrote an astonishing amount of beautiful music.

Music used within the program (all by Mozart):

Piano Sonata

Variations on "Ah, vous dirai je maman"

Piano Concerto No. 19

Horn Concerto

Clarinet Concerto

Symphony No. 41

Eine kleine Nachmusik

Mass in C

Serenade for Winds

Requiem 

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