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The Life and Works of Mozart (Audiofy Digital Audiobook Chips)

The Life and Works of Mozart (Audiofy Digital Audiobook Chips)

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Written in English


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ContributionsJeremy Siepmann (Author, Narrator), Nicholas Boulton (Narrator)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL12505704M
ISBN 101600838189
ISBN 109781600838187

Mozart was a phenomenal genius, and this short book -- short just like Mozart's life -- gives a marvelous sense of that genius. For those who don't know much about Mozart's life, and don't know whether or not he was a founding member of the Dave Clark Five, this is the book for you/5(). The Life and Works of Chopin; By: Jeremy Siepmann Narrated by: Jeremy Siepmann Perry Keenlyside has written a very nice little book about the life of Mozart. Within nearly four hours the listener gets by means of many letters by Mozart to his father, sister and wife a very good overview about his music and fascinating career.

This document presents a brief biography of Mozart including his early childhood, travels, and demise in {mosimage} Born in , Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was the second child in the family of Leopold Mozart of Salzburg, Austria. Like his older sister Marian he showed great musical talent beginning at a very young age. "Life & Works" is an excellent telling of the life of Mozart that primarily uses his letters, the letters of his family and friends, and his excerpts of his music. It is a rich combination that avoids many of the cliches of other biographical pieces (such as not ending with the Requiem)and gives a freshness and vibrancy to his life.5/5(6).

Published in as the first authentic narrative of the life of Mozart to appear in English, it was also the first biography after the composer's death in to be based upon his letters. Holmes explores Mozart's work from the perspective as a cultured mind of the era. The Life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The main facts of Mozart's life are generally familiar. Born at Salzburg in January , he startled the musical world as an infant prodigy, playing the clavier and composing little pieces before he was five.


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Abert managed to set down practically everything of interest about Mozart’s life that was known inand he added a complete overview of Mozart’s works, very many of them discussed in great detail and related to a masterly account of the music world in Mozart’s time and the different musical traditions of the age.

The Life and Works of Mozart [Whittingham, Alfred] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Life and Works of MozartAuthor: Alfred Whittingham. The Life and Works of Mozart Audible Audiobook – Original recording Jeremy Siepmann (Author, Narrator), Nicholas Boulton (Narrator), Edward de Souza (Narrator), Teresa Gallagher (Narrator), Elaine Claxton (Narrator), Steve Hodson (Narrator), Jacob Moriarty (Narrator), Naxos AudioBooks (Publisher) &.

The life of Franz Schubert has been a gift to romantically inclined biographers: the beautiful, brilliant, modest boy who sprang to fully fledged genius at the age of sixteen; the quintessential ‘artist in a garret’, entirely consumed by his art and living a hand-to-mouth existence in Vienna (home of Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven); the gentle, cheerful, convivial young man who prized.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (–) was a prolific composer and wrote in many genres. Perhaps his best-admired work is in opera, the piano The Life and Works of Mozart book, sonata, the symphony, the string quartet, and string also wrote many pieces for solo piano, other forms of chamber music, masses and other religious music, and numerous dances, divertimentos, and other forms of light entertainment.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the most astonishing child prodigy in the history of music, is felt by many people to be the greatest composer who ever lived.

Dominated and shaped by a highly intelligent but frustrated and ambitious father, his story sees the develop. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (mōt´särt, Ger. vôlf´gäng ämädā´ŏŏs mō´tsärt), –91, Austrian composer, rg. Mozart represents one of the great peaks in the history of music.

His works, written in almost every conceivable genre, combine luminous beauty of. "Life & Works" is an excellent telling of the life of Mozart that primarily uses his letters, the letters of his family and friends, and his excerpts of his music. It is a rich combination that avoids many of the cliches of other biographical pieces (such as not ending with the Requiem)and gives a freshness and vibrancy to his life.5/5(5).

Life and Works Mozart Author and Narrator: Jeremy Siepmann Nicholas Boulton as Mozart Other roles taken by Edward de Souza, Teresa Gallagher, Elaine Claxton, Steve Hodson, and Jacob Moriarty 4 CDs page booklet Naxos ISBN: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the most astonishing child prodigy in the history of music, is felt.

The book claims to avoid guess work about the life of Mozart and it stands up to it. But you need to have basic knowledge of two things to appreciate this book - classical music and European history of the eighteenth century. Language is hard to grasp, Reviews: 5.

This year marks the th anniversary of the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, one of the most enduringly popular and celebrated composers to have ever lived. His substantial oeuvre contains works that are considered to be among the most exquisite pieces of symphonic, chamber, and choral music ever written.

His operas too cast a long shadow over those staged in their wake.2/5(2). Mozart created works in his short life of 35 years. His works included 16 operas, 41 symphonies, 27 piano concerti, and 5 violin concerti, 25 string quartets, and 19 masses.

Mozart was born on Jan. 27,in Salzburg, Austria. Mozart: A Life is based on an unsurpassed knowledge of the documentary sources, including numerous documents that have not previously appeared in any biography of the composer.

It offers a beautifully written and absorbing narrative of Mozart's life, from his birth in and childhood in Salzburg to the extraordinary decade of acclaimed performances in the capitals of Europe, where he was 5/5(1). This book is a collection of essays concerning many aspects of Mozarts life and works.

His private life and ideas, his musical ideas, his influences etc. Some of the essays on his music only make sense when you know the pieces really well. This book works better as a companion while reading other books or when listening to his incredible s: 5. Cliff Eisen has published extensively on the life and works of W.

Mozart, including the New Grove 'Mozart', the edited volumes Mozart Studies (Oxford University Press, ), Mozart Studies 2 (Oxford University Press, ) and New Mozart Documents (London, ). He is general editor of the forthcoming Oxford Companion to Mozart.5/5(1). Mozart’s place. At the time of his death Mozart was widely regarded not only as the greatest composer of the time but also as a bold and “difficult” one; Don Giovanni especially was seen as complex and dissonant, and his chamber music as calling for outstanding skill in its interpreters.

His surviving manuscripts, which included many unpublished works, were mostly sold by Constanze to. Sourcebooks MediaFusion and Naxos proudly present the life and works of Mozart, complete with two audio CDs and an exclusive website.

In this lively and accessible biography, Jeremy Siepmann reminds us of a remarkable natural talent who was, however, all too human/5(16). Mozart: a life User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Solomon (music, Stonybrook Univ. and Harvard) follows up his well-received Beethoven (LJ 11/15/77) with another ambitious biography. The author explores Mozart's life and works with a wealth of facts Read full review4/5(1). The voice of this audiobook is very good.

The subject is the Life of Mozart, this is more a list of all his work and the period. There is no real emphasis on real day life but has some glimpses like his father relationship (that was good and helped him).

There was an advisor called Cannabis, so was funny to hear Cannabis this and that/5. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Early life and works His father, Leopold, came from a family of good standing (from which he was estranged), which included architects and bookbinders.

Leopold was the author of a famous violin-playing manual, which was published in the very year of Mozart’s birth. The life and works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in pictures. [Robert Bory] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search.

Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n bgn.This page chapter book was published in and is meant for kids in grades It is a standard biography composed of six chapters with few black and white line drawings by Janet Hamlin.

The story starts with Mozart's childhood and works through the rest of his life. The simple text reads like a classic storybook with a Lexile measure of.Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January – 5 December ) was one of the most influential, popular and prolific composers of the classical period.

A child prodigy, from an early age he began composing over works, including some of the most famous pieces of symphonic, chamber, operatic, and choral music. “Music is my life [ ].