By Jack Goldstein
Do you need to recognize all the vital evidence approximately Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? among many different issues, the mythical composer wrote over six hundred works, was once made a knight via the Pope, mastered greater than twelve languages and wrote poems approximately particularly unsavory subjects...
This easy-to-digest publication offers the data you want to learn about Mozart in handily organised sections. no matter if you're writing a background undertaking on him otherwise you simply are looking to discover extra a few guy thought of via many to be the world's maximum composer, this pocket-sized fact-book is a straightforward option to get the knowledge you will want quick!
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He married her on the 4th of August 1782. They had six children together. Sadly, four of these died very young. Mozart is one of the classical world’s most famous and prolific composers, with over 600 works to his name. Many of his works are considered to be amongst the finest examples of their genre. Early Life Wolfgang’s father was called Leopold Mozart. His mother’s name was Anna Maria. Leopold was a music teacher and composer. Wolfgang was the youngest of seven children. Mozart surprised his family when at the age of three he started playing chords on the clavier (a type of piano).
Leopold was a music teacher and composer. Wolfgang was the youngest of seven children. Mozart surprised his family when at the age of three he started playing chords on the clavier (a type of piano). In response to this, his father started teaching him to play simple music such as minuets. By the time he was five, Mozart was already composing music on the clavier, which his father would write down for him. At the age of six, Mozart performed music to royalty as a child prodigy alongside his sister, Maria Anna (known as Nannerl).
His next accomplishment was to produce two amazing operas - The Marriage of Figaro and Don Giovanni - both of which were incredibly successful. Mozart’s father sadly did not get to witness this success however, as he died in May 1787. Finally, Mozart was offered a job for a true Royal - Emperor Joseph II, who had wanted to pay him the huge sum for the one-off concert a number of years before. It wasn’t a full-time job, but it did help to pay the bills. Depression Sets In Soon after he gained his commission with Joseph II, the Austro-Turkish war began, this meant that nobility were putting less money into the arts and more into supporting their troops.