A Life in Letters

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Author

Stewart Spencer - Translator

Dr. Cliff Eisen - Editor

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ISBN 9780141441467 | 448 pages | 27 Mar 2007 | Penguin Classics | 5.07 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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The letters of one of the world’s greatest composers

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart—seen variously as a child prodigy, musical genius, tragic Romantic artist, and cultural icon—is among the most written-about of all composers. This fascinating set of his letters offers a new understanding of his life story—his marriage, compositions, performances, occasional money worries, opinions of fellow musicians, and complex relationship with his father—and a revealing portrait of both the man and the musician.