Symphony No. 40 in G Minor K550 and Symphony No. 41 in C Major K551, 'Jupiter'
By (author) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
W.A. Mozart by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book DescriptionOne of the brightest stars in the musical firmament, Mozart amassed a stunning number of achievements in his short life, none more spectacular than the composition of his last three symphonies, in 1788, in little more than six weeks.This edition contains Mozart's last two symphonies, representing the pinnacle of Mozart's genius as an orchestral composer. Although each is very different from the other, both are among the most popular symphonic works ever composed. "Symphony No. 40" is a symphonic gem, from the passion and urgency of its opening measures to the dash and vitality of its closing rondo. "Symphony No. 41, " by contrast, is a grand, full-bodied, imposing masterwork the peak of Mozart's symphonic expression.Both are published here in full score with original instrumentation and bar-numbered movements. Ideal for study in the classroom, at home, or in the concert hall, this affordable, high-quality, conveniently sized volume will be the edition of choice for music students and music lovers alike."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780486298498
(202mm x 137mm x 7mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 10-Jul-1997
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
A child prodigy who blossomed into the Classical era's most influential composer, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 91) wrote more than 600 works in his brief life. His oeuvre encompasses a wide variety of genres, including symphonic, chamber, operatic, and choral music."
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