Who was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart?

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Grosset & Dunlap, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 106 pages
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Born in Austria in 1756, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart composed his first piece of music, a minuet, when he was just five years old! Soon after, he was performing for kings and emperors. Although he died at the young age of thirty-five, Mozart left a legacy of more than 600 works. This fascinating biography charts the musician's extraordinary career and personal life while painting a vivid cultural history of eighteenth-century Europe. Black-and-white illustrations on every spread explore such topics as the history of opera and the evolution of musical instruments. There is also a timeline and a bibliography.

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A good little chapter book with some cute illustrations. This is appropriate for an advanced 2nd grade reader and up. Read full review


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