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The Resource W. A. Mozart, Hermann Abert ; translated by Stewart Spencer ; edited by Cliff Eisen

W. A. Mozart, Hermann Abert ; translated by Stewart Spencer ; edited by Cliff Eisen

Label
W. A. Mozart
Title
W. A. Mozart
Statement of responsibility
Hermann Abert ; translated by Stewart Spencer ; edited by Cliff Eisen
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1871-1927
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abert, Hermann
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
ML410.M9
LC item number
A6613 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spencer, Stewart
  • Eisen, Cliff
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Composers
Label
W. A. Mozart, Hermann Abert ; translated by Stewart Spencer ; edited by Cliff Eisen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German as W. A. Mozart, by Breitkopf und Härtel, 1923-4; reprinted, wtih corrections but without appendices, 1956, 1978"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1389]-1453) and indexes
Contents
Childhood -- Travels of the child prodigy -- Works from the grand tour -- Studies in Salzburg -- First operas in Vienna -- Gesellschaftsmusik and church music in Salzburg, 1769 -- First Italian journey -- Second and third Italian journeys -- Opera seria -- Early operas and the oratorio La Betulia liberata -- Church and instrumental works, 1769-1773 -- On the way to La finta giardiniera -- Opera buffa -- La finta giardiniera -- Mozart in Salzburg, 1775-1777 -- Munich and Augsburg -- Mannheim -- Arrival in Paris : tragédie lyrique -- Opéra comique -- The music dramas of Gluck -- Mozart in Paris -- Homecoming -- Service at the Salzburg court -- Sacred and instrumental works, 1779-1781-- König Thamos and Zaide -- Idomeneo -- First steps in Vienna -- German singspiel -- Die Entführung aus dem Serail -- Engagement and marriage -- Mozart's personality -- Relations with Constanze, friends and colleagues, 1782-1786 -- Mozart and Freemasonry -- In the service of the aristocracy and society -- Plans for new operas -- Mozart's artistic creativity -- Profound changes in style: the influence of J. S. Bach, G. F. Handel and C. P. E. Bach -- Chamber and orchestral works between Die Entführung and Figaro -- The great keyboard concertos -- Choral works, lieder and arias -- Operatic fragments between die Entführung and Figaro -- Le nozze di Figaro -- Between Figaro and Don Giovanni -- Mozart in Prague -- Don Giovanni -- The period of the three great symphonies -- Visit to north Germany -- Così fan tutte -- Increasing hardship and work -- Instrumental and vocal works of the final two years -- La clemenza di Tito -- Die Zauberflöte -- Illness and death -- The Requiem -- Beyond the grave -- Appendix I: Marianne Mozart / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix II: Transcription of Mozart's church music / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix III: Mozart's cousin / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix IV: Mozart as a comic poet / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix V: On the genesis of Idomeneo / by Hermann Abert
Control code
70401564
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxvii, 1515 p.
Isbn
9780300072235
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006023412
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)70401564
Label
W. A. Mozart, Hermann Abert ; translated by Stewart Spencer ; edited by Cliff Eisen
Publication
Note
"Originally published in German as W. A. Mozart, by Breitkopf und Härtel, 1923-4; reprinted, wtih corrections but without appendices, 1956, 1978"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1389]-1453) and indexes
Contents
Childhood -- Travels of the child prodigy -- Works from the grand tour -- Studies in Salzburg -- First operas in Vienna -- Gesellschaftsmusik and church music in Salzburg, 1769 -- First Italian journey -- Second and third Italian journeys -- Opera seria -- Early operas and the oratorio La Betulia liberata -- Church and instrumental works, 1769-1773 -- On the way to La finta giardiniera -- Opera buffa -- La finta giardiniera -- Mozart in Salzburg, 1775-1777 -- Munich and Augsburg -- Mannheim -- Arrival in Paris : tragédie lyrique -- Opéra comique -- The music dramas of Gluck -- Mozart in Paris -- Homecoming -- Service at the Salzburg court -- Sacred and instrumental works, 1779-1781-- König Thamos and Zaide -- Idomeneo -- First steps in Vienna -- German singspiel -- Die Entführung aus dem Serail -- Engagement and marriage -- Mozart's personality -- Relations with Constanze, friends and colleagues, 1782-1786 -- Mozart and Freemasonry -- In the service of the aristocracy and society -- Plans for new operas -- Mozart's artistic creativity -- Profound changes in style: the influence of J. S. Bach, G. F. Handel and C. P. E. Bach -- Chamber and orchestral works between Die Entführung and Figaro -- The great keyboard concertos -- Choral works, lieder and arias -- Operatic fragments between die Entführung and Figaro -- Le nozze di Figaro -- Between Figaro and Don Giovanni -- Mozart in Prague -- Don Giovanni -- The period of the three great symphonies -- Visit to north Germany -- Così fan tutte -- Increasing hardship and work -- Instrumental and vocal works of the final two years -- La clemenza di Tito -- Die Zauberflöte -- Illness and death -- The Requiem -- Beyond the grave -- Appendix I: Marianne Mozart / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix II: Transcription of Mozart's church music / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix III: Mozart's cousin / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix IV: Mozart as a comic poet / by Otto Jahn -- Appendix V: On the genesis of Idomeneo / by Hermann Abert
Control code
70401564
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxvii, 1515 p.
Isbn
9780300072235
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006023412
Other physical details
music
System control number
(OCoLC)70401564

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