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Mozart and his times

Author: Erich Schenk
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1959. ©1959
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schenk, Erich, 1902-1974.
Mozart and his times.
New York, Knopf, 1959
(OCoLC)639461696
Named Person: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erich Schenk
OCLC Number: 602180
Notes: Originally published in German as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: eine biographie. Copyright 1955 by Amalthea-Verlag, Wien.
Description: xiv, 452, xxiii pages : illustrations, portraits, plates, facsimiles ; 25 cm
Contents: Home & childhood : Times & society --
Salzburg family --
Student from Swabia --
Musician --
Princes --
Colleagues of the chapel --
Young household --
Friends --
Composers, theorists & Pedagogue --
Awakening a genius --
On the highways of Europe : Departure for the great world --
At the court of the Empress --
Heavy cares --
Westward --
Autumn Rhine journey --
Paris --
Musical London --
Holland --
Grimm's prophecy --
Homeward journey --
Disappointment in Vienna --
Brief rest --
To Italy --
Impressions of Lombardy --
Rome --
Summer of good fortune --
Prophecy fulfilled --
Milan Festival Opera --
Plans, sacrifices, resignation : Duties in Salzburg --
prospects in Vienna --
Munich carnival --
Salzburg --
Dismissal --
Departure --
Munich --
Augsburg impressions --
Mannheim --
Webers --
Renunciation --
Paris --
Death --
Home to Salzburg --
Reluctant Courtier : Organist in Salzburg --
Munich carnival opera --
Vienna & freedom --
Favourite of society : Free lance --
Disappointed hopes --
Marriage contract --
Lessons --
Amateur concerts --
Marriage --
Pianist & composer --
Darling of the public --
Killing season --
Opera --
Figaro : Intrigues & triumph --
Highways once more --
Solitude of genius : Lorenzo da Ponte --
Financial pinch & further travels --
Cares --
Highways again --
Die Zauberflote --
Coronation Opera --
Premiere of Die Zauberflote --
Death.
Responsibility: Erich Schenk ; edited and translated from the German by Richard & Clara Winston.

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