Essays Tagged: "Salzburg"

Mozart

Mozart, Wolfgang AmadeusMozart was born in January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria. His Christian name wasJohannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart. His fat ... nts in his life. The success of Mozart'sopera, 'Idomeneo re di Creta,' influenced the archbishop of Salzburg to invite Mozart tohis palace at Vienna. His exploitation to the people of the court forced ...

(1 pages) 151 1 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Biography of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. 943 words. His family, childhood, and works are mentioned in this relatively short bio.

2, p. 115) Tchaikovsky called Mozart "the music Christ." (Goulding, 1992, p. 116)Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria on January 27, 1756. His full christened name was Joannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus ... te of him. (TopBiography.com, 2001)When he was fifteen, he entered the service of the Archbishop in Salzburg in a minor capacity and kept that job for about ten years only leaving it to travel. During ...

(4 pages) 146 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Motzart's life.

, Wolfgang Amadeus, was an Austrian composer in the late 1800's. He was born on January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Austria. [World Book, Inc. (1987) Vol. 13, "Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus", Scott Fetzer Co., C ... , Britannica.com, http://www.Britannica.com.eb/ article.eu)Mozart's first home from 1775 - 1780 was Salzburg, Austria. There, he worked for the Archbishop Hierony Mous Von Collaledo. This job was low ...

(3 pages) 74 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

"The Sound of Music".

Marc Breaux and Dee Dee Wood.Filming of The Sound of Music began in 1964, in and around the area of Salzburg, Austria. It then premiered in early 1965, where it stayed on the circuit for more than fou ... wards, including Best picture in 1966.The setting for the movie was to represent the late 1930's in Salzburg, Austria, with the looming threat of Nazi occupation. The movie was adapted from the real l ...

(4 pages) 127 2 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg. By the ... hann Christian Bach, youngest son of Johann Sebastian, who lived in the city. After their return to Salzburg therefollowed three trips to Italy between 1769 and 1773. In Rome Mozart heard a performanc ... 183. Another trip in search of patronage ended less happily. Accompanied by his mother, Mozart left Salzburg in 1777, travelling through Mannheim to Paris. But in July 1778 his mother died. Nor was th ...

(6 pages) 152 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Genre Study

Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop ofSalzburg. By the a ... hann Christian Bach, youngest son of Johann Sebastian, who lived in the city. After their return to Salzburg therefollowed three trips to Italy between 1769 and 1773. In Rome Mozart heard a performanc ... K183. Another trip in searchof patronage ended less happily. Accompanied by his mother, Mozart left Salzburg in 1777, travelling through Mannheim toParis. But in July 1778 his mother died. Nor was the ...

(7 pages) 176 2 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The Life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart basic biography

The Life of Wolfgang Amadeus MozartThe genius son of Leopold Mozart was born January 27, 1756 in Salzburg, Germany. He began composing at the age of five and performing at age six. In 1763, the Moz ... he conducted from the clavier. He was only 14 at the timeIn 1777, Mozart was the Konzertmeister in Salzburg. This is when he composed masses, symphonies, all his violin concertos, six piano sonatas, ...

(1 pages) 46 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Mozart biography

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg in Austria, the son of Leopold, Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg. By the ... Christian Bach, the youngest son of Johann Sebastian, who lived in the city. After their return to Salzburg, they would have three more trips to Italy between 1769 and 1773. In Rome Mozart heard a pe ... or, K183. Another trip in searchof patronage ended less happily. Along with his mother, Mozart left Salzburg in 1777, traveling through Mannheim to Paris. But in July 1778 his mother died. Nor was the ...

(4 pages) 83 1 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Freud's Theories Applied to Peter Shaffer's Amadeus

the movie, I looked into how Mozart accepted the morality and pleasure principle.1) Mozart leaving SalzburgAround 18C, the archbishop, Hieronymus Colorado ruled over Salzburg. Colorado was an employe ... nd Mozart gave up his position that guaranteed social and economic security. After all, Mozart left Salzburg for free artistic activities. Here, we can see clearly he wanted to live to follow his desi ...

(4 pages) 40 0 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Mozart

Mitridate. At fifteen, he was appointed as the concert master in the orchestra of the Archbishop of Salzburg. He did not receive a formal education but learned Latin, Italian, French and a little Engl ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Ethics

and I visited several places that pertained to the history of Auschwitz.I went to Burchesgarden and Salzburg and looked at Hitler's underground bunkers and by looking at the design and layout of these ...

(6 pages) 89 1 4.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

History of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria on January 27th, 1756. He was the leading composer of the Classical Age. He wrote ... father, Leopold, was a very successful composer, violinist, and the assistant concertmaster at the Salzburg court. Mozart showed musical talent at a very young age. By age five he was composin ... pera, La Finta Semplice. His opera was presented for the first time a year later in his hometown of Salzburg. In 1769 Wolfgang and his father set out on another tour of Italy. Wolfgang wrote a ...

(3 pages) 39 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg, 27 January 1756. Since his yearly years he started showing talents in music. He was five y ... t more or less famous operas Mitridate, Lucio Silla and serenade.After that his parents decide that Salzburg is a really small town for such a great composer as Mozart and try to get to Munich, but he ... ve any success there. They go to Paris then and there he does have minor success, but moves back to Salzburg shortly. There he palys and churches and at court for one year, after which goes back to Mu ...

(1 pages) 11 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

igure, whose music is widely recognized as masterpieces of the classical style.Wolfgang was born in Salzburg, Austria to Leopold and Anna Maria Pertl Mozart. He was baptized catholic the day after his ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Compare Mozart and Beethoven (history of life)

e to depend on his son. For example, when be began to neglect his duties as deputy kapellmeister to Salzburg court and abandon his acitivites as a composer and litterateur.Also, both Beethoven and Moz ...

(1 pages) 3634 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Mozart: A Complete Biography

ey-control led Mozart to a tragic situation as a debtor before he died.Mozart's Rise to FameBorn in Salzburg, Austria on 27 January 1756, the child was christened Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theo ... that the gifts Nannerl and Wolfgang had could lead them to success far greater than the confines of Salzburg, Leopold took the whole family on a tour in mid-1763. First, they traveled to Munich and th ...

(24 pages) 54 1 4.8 Apr/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

War Upon A Plant

have been to shops in Europe where seeds for personal cultivation are sold. I also have a friend in Salzburg who grows his own marijuana plants but does not sell the product. I am one person who does ...

(6 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

t spectacular classical composers ever to be known to this day. He was born on January 27, 1756, in Salzburg which is now known as Austria. Mozart's father Leopold Mozart was a well known music teache ...

(2 pages) 635 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

ces we played. I played the violin and was 1st chair 1st violin.Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria in 1756. He wrote his first piece of music by age six. By the age of eight he wrot ...

(1 pages) 10 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Gathering Evidence: A Memoir

ng Bernhard lived with his mother and guardian, to his Aunt Fanny's house, twenty-two miles east in Salzburg. He was eight years old at the time, it was his first time on a bicycle, which belonged to ... e time, it was his first time on a bicycle, which belonged to his guardian, and he never made it to Salzburg, ending up in a ditch instead. Nevertheless, it was the occasion of a major discovery, the ...

(9 pages) 14 1 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers