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Mozart, a genius in his time

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Summary:Analyzes Mozart's dramatic instincts in both dramatic and symphonic contexts, and sets The magic flute into the philosophical and musical background of its time.
The program contains sections of the String quintet in G minor, K. 516; Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525; Piano and violin sonata in A, K. 526; Symphony #41 in C ("Jupiter"), K. 551; Cosi fan tutte, K. 588; and Die Zauberflöte, K620"--Container.
Contributor:Lough, Robin
Gascoigne, Bamber
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756-1791
Provider:Granada Television
Granada Television International
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Composers Austria Vienna
Music Austria Vienna History and criticism
Music 18th century History and criticism
Music Social aspects Austria Vienna
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756-1791
Credits:Narrator: Bamber Gascoigne.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
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