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The Mozart family : four lives in a social context

Author: Ruth Halliwell
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Clarendon Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Previous views of the characters in Mozart's family, and of the relationships within it, are challenged in this book. The author introduces characters from the Mozarts's circle, from chambermaids to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Mozart family.; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mozart (Family); Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mozart family.; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mozart, Familie : 17.-19. Jh.; Mozart family.; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mozart, Familie.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Halliwell
ISBN: 0198163711 9780198163718
OCLC Number: 36423516
Description: xl, 732 pages : illustrations, map, portraits, pls., facsimiles ; 24 cm
Contents: The United Family (1747-1769) --
'The Order of Patched Trousers': The Marriage of Leopold and Maria Anna --
The Early Years of the Children: Building a Career --
Wolfgang as Linchpin: The Visit to Vienna in 1762 --
The Grand European Tour (I): Petty Setbacks on the Journey to Paris --
The Grand European Tour (II): Triumphs in Paris --
The Grand European Tour (III): Triumphs in London? --
The Grand European Tour (IV): Near-Disaster on the Journey Home --
The Last Journey as a United Family: The Visit to Vienna in 1767 --
Leopold and Wolfgang (1769-1777) --
The Divergence of the Children's Paths: Wolfgang's First Visit to Italy --
The First Quest for an Honourable Appointment: Wolfgang's Second Visit to Italy --
The Intensification of the Quest: Wolfgang's Third Visit to Italy --
Wolfgang's Viennese Sojourn in 1773 --
La finta giardiniera in Munich --
Escalating Grievances in Salzburg --
The Fractured Family (1777-1780) --
Hopes of a Mozartian Exodus --
En route to Paris: The Journey to Mannheim --
The First Major Conflict between Leopold and Wolfgang: In Mannheim --
Explaining the Unacceptable: Maria Anna's Death --
Returning to Serfdom --
Wolfgang's Independence (1780-1784) --
The Next Hope of Freedom: Idomeneo in Munich --
The Final Break with Salzburg --
Wolfgang's Marriage --
The Bridal Visit to Salzburg in 1783 --
Nannerl's Marriage --
Leopold and Nannerl (1784-1787) --
Nannerl's Wilderness: St Gilgen and the Abersee --
Nannerl's First Months in St Gilgen --
Leopold's Visit to Vienna in 1785 --
Responsibility: Ruth Halliwell.
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