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Kirtland Community College Library ML 410 .M9 J64 2013 30775305470727 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780670026371
  • ISBN: 0670026379
  • Physical Description: 164 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2013.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-158) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The "miracle" prodigy -- Master of instruments -- A married composing machine -- Mozart's operatic magic -- A good life fully lived.
Summary, etc.:
"In addition to his many insights into Mozart's music [in this concise biography], Johnson also challenges the many myths that have followed Mozart, including those about the composer's health, wealth, religion, and relationships"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Composers > Austria > Biography.

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Mozart : A Life
Mozart : A Life
by Johnson, Paul
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Mozart : A Life


Liszt once said that Mozart composed more bars than a trained copyist could write in a lifetime. One of the world's most enduringly popular musicians, Mozart had a profound influence on Western music and on his contemporaries such as Beethoven and Haydn. Johnson focuses on the importance of Mozart's music, uncovering his wondrous output of composition and his gift and skill with instruments. In addition to his many insights into Mozart's music, Johnson also challenges myths about Mozart, including those about his health, religion and relationships.

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