Mozart: A Life (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jun 1, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 192 pages
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A biography of the greatest musical mind in Western history

Mozart's unshakable hold on the public's consciousness can only be strengthened by historian and biographer Peter Gay's concise and deft look at the genius's life. Mozart traces the development of the man whose life was a whirlwind of achievement, and the composer who pushed every instrument to its limit and every genre of classical music into new realms.
  

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Review: Mozart: A Life (Penguin Lives)

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Non-Fiction - Biography Solid bio of Mozart for a 150 page book. While being a big fan of Mozart's music, he is the only classical musician whose music I identify with. This was a very good book about ... Read full review

Review: Mozart: A Life (Penguin Lives)

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It was to be expected, from Freud's biographer, that he would write a Freudian biography of Mozart. Gay's short book focuses on Wolfgang Amadeus' relationship with his father, and highlights all ... Read full review

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