Maligned master: the real story of Antonio Salieri

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Fromm International Publishing Corporation, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 276 pages
In this first biography of Salieri in 160 years, Braunbehrens examines the composer's life and carefully analyzes his relationship with Mozart and both the libretti and the music of Salieri's operas.

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MALIGNED MASTER: The Real Story of Antonio Salieri

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Despite the sexy title, this is no mere refutation of the Amadeus canard about poisoning Mozart, but a serious study by Braunbehrens (Mozart in Vienna, 1990) of Antonio Salieri's musical output ... Read full review

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After returning from relative obscurity as the alleged murderer of Mozart, Salieri is the subject of a life-and-works study including, of course, a discussion of the "murder'' charge. During his ... Read full review

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Naples or Vienna 17501772
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The Emperors Protege 17731777
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Italian Journeys and an Epilogue 17781781
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