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Mozart, Julian Rushton

Label
Mozart
Title
Mozart
Statement of responsibility
Julian Rushton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
A concise biography of a musical genius combines a well-researched life of Mozard the composer with an introduction to his many works, in a study of one of the few musicians in history to have written undisputed masterpieces in every genre of his time
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
184914
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 780.92
  • 920
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The master musicians
Target audience
adult
Label
Mozart, Julian Rushton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0516/2005021058.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-297) and index
Contents
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"
Control code
61162200
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195182644
Lccn
2005021058
Other control number
9780195182644
Other physical details
ill., ports., music
Label
Mozart, Julian Rushton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0516/2005021058.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-297) and index
Contents
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"
Control code
61162200
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195182644
Lccn
2005021058
Other control number
9780195182644
Other physical details
ill., ports., music

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