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Title
Don Giovanni
Composer
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756-1791
Librettist
Lorenzo Da Ponte
Performer
Dimitris Tiliakos  (bariton) Vito Priante  (bas) Mika Kares  (bas) Myrtò Papatanasiu  (sopraan) Karina Gauvin  (sopraan) MusicAeterna  (orkest)
Conductor
Teodor Currentzis
Publisher
Sony Classical, 2016
3 cd's + boekje
Recording date
2015
Playing time
02:49:22
Note
Bekroning in de categorie "De opera"
EAN
0889853160327 0889853160426
CDR
DCX6873
Placing suggestion
32 - Opera (NBLC) K5 - Opera, operette en andere theatermuziek met vocale inbreng (Flemish music schema)

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About Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791), baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical period.

Born in Salzburg, in the Holy Roman Empire, Mozart showed prodigious ability from his earliest childhood. Already competent on keyboard and violin, he composed from the age of five and performed before European royalty. At 17, Mozart was engaged as a musician at the Salzburg court but grew restless and travelled in search of a better position. While visiting Vienna in 1781, he was dismissed from his Salzburg position. He chose to stay in Vienna, where he achieved fame but little financial security. During his final years in Vienna, he composed many of his best-known symphonies, concertos, and operas, and portions of the Requiem, which was largely unfinished at the time of his early death at the age of 35. The circumstances of his death h…Read more on Wikipedia

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