Having left his position that lacked opportunity for advancement at the Salzburg court of Archbishop Hieronymus Count von Colloredo, Mozart needed a new More >
Composed July 20-August 7, 1782.
First Performance: March 23, 1783 at the Vienna Hofburgtheater conducted by Mozart.
Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, timpani, More >
Composed October 1791. Duration: approximately 25:00. First Performance: October 16th, 1791 in Prague at the Royal Old City Theater with Anton Stadler as soloist. Instrumentation: 2 flutes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns and More >
Born February 3, 1809 in Hamburg.
Died November 4, 1847 in Leipzig.
Composed: 1828. Revised in 1834. First Performance: December 1, 1832 at the Sing-Akademie zu Berlin with the composer conducting. Instrumentation: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, contra bassoon, More >