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Mozart, dropping the patron

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Summary:The program shows Mozart's career before and after he became a free-lancer in Vienna, analyzing his skill at integrating music, drama, and social comedy, explains the role of the piano in his career and culminates in The marriage of Figaro.
Featured in the program are sections of the Wind serenade in E flat, K.375; Piano and violin sonata in G, K.379; Terzet with wind, "Ecco, quel fiero istante," K.436; Piano concerto in E flat, K.449; String quartet in B flat ("Hunt"), K.458; Le Nozze di Figaro, K.492"--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
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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