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A Mozart Story

By on March 2, 2012

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Some time last week we went to a concert showcasing the life of Mozart. An ensemble would play Mozart pieces as a storyteller dressed as Mozart would give bits and pieces of the composer’s life. It was a wonderful piece of history musically presented to be enjoyed by young viewers…adults as well. There were a lot of his pieces played, would list them one by one – upload them on youtube to feature here.

Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart is, even at this age, regarded as a music prodigy par none. He started composing at the age of 5 and played before European royalty as he grew up. It is still regretful that although he had sons, they weren’t able to bear children to continue his legacy.

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Pardon my video-recording skills, I was too slow to record from the start and my hands are so unsteady..,anyway, here’s part of Eine kleine Nachtmusik. (Please lower your speaker volume.)

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Mozart | Mozart costume

Mozart

By on December 5, 2011
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It is a common sight to see them around the city center. Dressed as 17th-18th century elites as Mozart was, they offer tickets for concerts at the Vienna State Opera.
Today is the death anniversary of the famed composer…hmmm, I wonder what they’re up to.

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