Mozart, (Johann Chrysostom) Wolfgang Amadeus (opera)
- Julian Rushton
(b Salzburg, Jan 27, 1756; d Vienna, Dec 5, 1791). Austrian composer. He was the son of Leopold Mozart, Chamber Composer and Deputy Kapellmeister to the Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg. Mozart is the first composer whose operas have never been out of the repertory. His comprehensive mastery of three genres, ...