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KEENLYSIDE, P.: Life Of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (The) (Unabridged)


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KEENLYSIDE, P.: Life Of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (The) (Unabridged)

This is the poignant and compelling story of perhaps the most naturally gifted musical genius of all time. Copiously illustrated with examples of his music, it tells of Mozart’s extraordinary childhood travelling the courts of Europe, and of how, after a brief period of fame in Vienna, his fortunes declined until his early death and last resting-place in a pauper’s grave…

Disc 1

  The Life Of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1.   Mozart: The Child Prodigy - Kyrie 00:07:20
2.   January 1762 - The First Journeys 00:05:28
3.   Paris And London, 1763 - 4 00:05:28
4.   A Cantata And An Opera And More Travels - Overture 00:09:39
5.   A Performance's Of Allegri's Miserere 00:07:57
6.   Mozart In Salzburg 00:16:29
7.   The Last Journey - Mother And Son 00:08:37
8.   A Period In Mannheim 00:12:23
9.   Changes In Love And Position 00:05:48

Disc 2

  The Life Of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1.   The Final Departure From The Archbishop's Employ - Overture 00:06:34
2.   Marriage And Independence - Overture 00:14:55
3.   The Freelance Composer - Success In 1783 00:14:47
4.   Mozart And The Freemasons 00:11:30
5.   The Marriage Of Figaro: The First Modern Opera - Overture, Non Più Andrai 00:07:41
6.   Erratic Income 00:08:03
7.   Prague 1787 - And Then Back To Vienna 00:08:29

Disc 3

  The Life Of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1.   The Death Of Leopold 00:04:35
2.   Don Giovanni - Madamina 00:07:12
3.   The Great Symphonies Of 1788 00:10:53
4.   Financial Difficulties - Overture 00:06:26
5.   A New Opera: Così Fan Tutte - Overture 00:08:43
6.   The Last Year - Introitus & Recordare 00:07:36
7.   Illness And The Magic Flute - Overture 00:08:20
8.   The Clarinet Concerto And The Last Days - Hostias 00:14:14

Total Playing Time: 03:39:07

Keenlyside, Perry

Anthony, Nigel; Patrick, Anna; Rhys, Paul; Souza, Edward de; Timson, David

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Music Biographies

Catalogue No: NA314412

Barcode: 9789626341445

Physical Release: 09/1997

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