Mozart's Last Year New edition
By (author) H. C. Robbins Landon
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1791 by H. C. Robbins Landon
Book DescriptionThe last month of the year 1791 witnessed what Robbins Landon calls "the greatest tragedy in the history of music" - the premature death of the 35-year-old Mozart. The event was surrounded by enigma and intrigue, allegations of poisoning and sexual scandal. Drawing on his knowledge of the sources, Professor Landon seeks to cut through the fantasy to present the facts and to reconstruct the story of the last year of Mozart's life. The composition of such works as the "Requiem", "The Magic Flute" and "La Clemenza di Tito" is discussed in detail, and light is thrown on Mozart's relations with the freemasons, with Salieri, Sussmayr and others.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780500281079
(229mm x 152mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Mar-1999
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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The recollections of H.C. Robbins Landon, authority on music in Europe during the 18th and early 19th centuries. They follow his quest to bring the music of Haydn to a cross-section of music-lovers, from his upbringing and student years to his discoveries in obscure archives.
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