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Symphony No. 40 (Mozart)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote his Symphony No. [1]

74 relations: Academy of Ancient Music, Alfred Einstein, Anton Stadler, Antonio Salieri, Antony Hopkins, Arnold Schoenberg, Bassoon, Burgtheater, Charles Rosen, Christopher Hogwood, Chromatic scale, Clarinet, Classical period (music), Columbia University, Donald Tovey, Dresden, E-flat major, Felix Mendelssohn, Flute, Frankfurt, Fulda, Fulda Symphonic Orchestra, G minor, Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde, Gottfried van Swieten, Gustav Nottebohm, Hemiola, Johann Stadler, Johannes Brahms, Köchel catalogue, Key (music), Leipzig, Ludwig van Beethoven, Mannheim school, Michael Lorenz (musicologist), Michael von Puchberg, Minuet, Modulation (music), Movement (music), Mozart symphonies of spurious or doubtful authenticity, Mozart's Berlin journey, Musical development, Natural horn, Neal Zaslaw, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Oboe, Ogg, Opera buffa, Otto Erich Deutsch, Piano Concerto No. 27 (Mozart), ..., Piano Concerto No. 3 (Rachmaninoff), Public domain, Robert Schumann, Romantic music, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Sonata form, String section, Subject (music), Submediant, Symphony, Symphony No. 25 (Mozart), Symphony No. 39 (Mozart), Symphony No. 41 (Mozart), Symphony No. 5 (Beethoven), Symphony, K. 16a (Mozart), Ternary form, Timpani, Tonic (music), Tonkünstler-Societät, Trumpet, Vienna, Viola, Violin Concerto (Mendelssohn), Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Expand index (24 more) »

Academy of Ancient Music

The Academy of Ancient Music (AAM) is a period-instrument orchestra based in Cambridge, England.

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Alfred Einstein

Alfred Einstein (December 30, 1880February 13, 1952) was a German-American musicologist and music editor.

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Anton Stadler

Anton Paul Stadler (28 June 1753, Bruck an der Leitha – 15 June 1812, Vienna) was an Austrian clarinet and basset horn player for whom Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote both his Clarinet Quintet and Clarinet Concerto.

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Antonio Salieri

Antonio Salieri (18 August 17507 May 1825) was an Italian classical composer, conductor and teacher born in Legnago, south of Verona, in the Republic of Venice, but who spent his adult life and career as a subject of the Habsburg Monarchy.

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Antony Hopkins

Antony Hopkins CBE (21 March 19216 May 2014) was an English composer, pianist and conductor, as well as a writer and radio broadcaster.

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Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Schoenberg or Schönberg (13 September 187413 July 1951) was an Austrian composer and painter, associated with the expressionist movement in German poetry and art, and leader of the Second Viennese School.

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Bassoon

The bassoon is a woodwind instrument in the double reed family that typically plays music written in the bass and tenor clefs, and occasionally the treble.

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Burgtheater

The Burgtheater (en: (Imperial) Court Theatre), originally known as K.K. Theater an der Burg, then until 1918 as the K.K. Hofburgtheater, is the Austrian National Theatre in Vienna and one of the most important German language theatres in the world.

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Charles Rosen

Charles Welles Rosen (May 5, 1927December 9, 2012) was an American pianist and writer on music.

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Christopher Hogwood

Christopher Jarvis Haley Hogwood CBE (10 September 194124 September 2014) was an English conductor, harpsichordist, writer, and musicologist.

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Chromatic scale

The chromatic scale is a musical scale with twelve pitches, each a semitone above or below another.

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Clarinet

The clarinet is a family of woodwind instruments that have a single-reed mouthpiece, a straight cylindrical tube with an approximately cylindrical bore, and a flaring bell.

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Classical period (music)

The dates of the Classical period in Western music are generally accepted as being between about 1750 and 1820.

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Columbia University

Columbia University (officially Columbia University in the City of New York) is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City.

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Donald Tovey

Sir Donald Francis Tovey (17 July 187510 July 1940) was a British musical analyst, musicologist, writer on music, composer, conductor and pianist.

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Dresden

Dresden (Drježdźany) is the capital city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany.

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E-flat major

The E (E-flat) major scale consists of the pitches flat, F, G, flat, flat, C, and D. Its key signature has three flats: B, E, A. Its relative minor is C minor, and its parallel minor is flat minor.

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Felix Mendelssohn

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (3 February 1809 4 November 1847), born and widely known as Felix Mendelssohn, was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period.

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Flute

The flute is a family of musical instrument of the woodwind group.

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Frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany, with a 2014 population of 717,624 within its administrative boundaries.

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Fulda

Fulda is a city in Hesse, Germany; it is located on the river Fulda and is the administrative seat of the Fulda district (Kreis).

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Fulda Symphonic Orchestra

The Fulda Symphonic Orchestra (German: Fuldaer Symphonisches Orchester) is an amateur orchestra based in Fulda, Germany.

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G minor

G minor is a minor scale based on G, consisting of the pitches G, A, flat, C, D, Eflat, and F. For the harmonic minor scale, the F is raised to F. Its relative major is B-flat major, and its parallel major is G major.

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Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde

The Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien (Society of Friends of the Music in Vienna, also known as the Musikverein, Music Association), was founded in 1812 by Joseph Sonnleithner, general secretary of the Court Theatre, Vienna, Austria.

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Gottfried van Swieten

Gottfried, Freiherr van Swieten (October 29, 1733 in Leiden – March 29, 1803 in Vienna) was a diplomat, librarian, and government official who served the Austrian Empire during the 18th century.

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Gustav Nottebohm

Martin Gustav Nottebohm (12 November 1817 in Lüdenscheid, Westphalia – 29 October 1882 in Graz) was a pianist, teacher, musical editor and composer who spent most of his career in Vienna.

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Hemiola

In music, hemiola (also hemiolia) is the ratio 3:2.

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Johann Stadler

Johann Nepomuk Stadler (6 May 1755, Bruck an der Leitha – 2 May 1804, Vienna) was an Austrian clarinet and basset horn player and younger brother of the clarinet player Anton Stadler.

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Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms (7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist.

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Köchel catalogue

The Köchel-Verzeichnis is an inclusive, chronological catalogue of compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, which was originally created by Ludwig von Köchel.

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Key (music)

In music theory, the key of a piece is the tonic note and chord which gives a subjective sense of arrival and rest.

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Leipzig

Leipzig is the largest city in the federal state of Saxony, Germany.

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Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (baptised 17 December 177026 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist.

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Mannheim school

Mannheim school refers to both the orchestral techniques pioneered by the court orchestra of Mannheim in the latter half of the 18th century as well as the group of composers who wrote such music for the orchestra of Mannheim and others.

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Michael Lorenz (musicologist)

Michael Lorenz (born 18 July 1958) is an Austrian musicologist, music teacher, musician, alpine historian and photographer, noted as Mozart scholar and for his archival work combining music history and genealogical research.

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Michael von Puchberg

Johann Michael von Puchberg (September 21, 1741, Zwettl, Lower Austria – January 21, 1822, Vienna) was a textile merchant who lived in Vienna in the 18th and early 19th centuries.

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Minuet

A minuet (also spelled menuet), is a social dance of French origin for two people, usually in 3/4 time.

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Modulation (music)

In music, modulation is most commonly the act or process of changing from one key (tonic, or tonal center) to another.

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Movement (music)

A movement is a self-contained part of a musical composition or musical form.

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Mozart symphonies of spurious or doubtful authenticity

This list of Mozart symphonies of spurious or doubtful authenticity contains 39 symphonic works where an initial attribution to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart has subsequently been proved spurious, or is the subject of continuing doubt.

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Mozart's Berlin journey

One of the longest adulthood journeys of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a visit, beginning in Spring 1789, to a series of cities lying northward of his adopted home in Vienna: Prague, Leipzig, Dresden, and Berlin.

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Musical development

In classical music, musical development is a process by which a musical idea is communicated in the course of a composition.

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Natural horn

The natural horn is a musical instrument that is the ancestor of the modern-day horn, and is differentiated by its lack of valves.

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Neal Zaslaw

Neal Zaslaw (born June 28, 1939) is an American musicologist.

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Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Nikolaus Count de la Fontaine und d'Harnoncourt-Unverzagt, born 6 December 1929) is an Austrian conductor, particularly known for his historically informed performances of music from the Classical era and earlier.

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Oboe

Oboes are a family of double reed woodwind musical instruments.

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Ogg

Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.

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Opera buffa

Opera buffa (Italian, plural: opere buffe; English: comic opera) is a genre of opera.

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Otto Erich Deutsch

Otto Erich Deutsch (5 September 1883 – 23 November 1967) was an Austrian musicologist.

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Piano Concerto No. 27 (Mozart)

The Piano Concerto No.

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Piano Concerto No. 3 (Rachmaninoff)

The Piano Concerto No.

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Public domain

Works in the public domain are those whose intellectual property rights have expired, have been forfeited, or are inapplicable.

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Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann (8 June 181029 July 1856) was a German composer and influential music critic.

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Romantic music

Romantic music is a term denoting an era of Western classical music that began in the late 18th or early 19th century.

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Sergei Rachmaninoff

Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff (Russian: Серге́й Васи́льевич Рахма́нинов;; – 28 March 1943), was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor.

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Sonata form

Sonata form (also sonata-allegro form or first movement form) is a large-scale musical structure used widely since the middle of the 18th century (the early Classical period).

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String section

The string section is the largest body of the standard Classical orchestra.

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Subject (music)

In music, a theme is the material, usually a recognizable melody, upon which part or all of a composition is based.

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Submediant

In music, the submediant is the sixth scale degree of the diatonic scale, the 'lower mediant' halfway between the tonic and the subdominant or 'lower dominant'.

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Symphony

A symphony is an extended musical composition in Western classical music, most often written for orchestra.

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Symphony No. 25 (Mozart)

The Symphony No.

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Symphony No. 39 (Mozart)

The Symphony No.

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Symphony No. 41 (Mozart)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart completed his Symphony No.

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Symphony No. 5 (Beethoven)

The Symphony No.

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Symphony, K. 16a (Mozart)

The Symphony in A minor "Odense", K. Anh.

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Ternary form

Ternary form, sometimes called song form, is a three-part musical form where the first section (A) is repeated after the second section (B) ends.

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Timpani

Timpani, or kettledrums (also informally called timps), are musical instruments in the percussion family.

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Tonic (music)

In music, the tonic is the first scale degree of a diatonic scale and the tonal center or final resolution tone.

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Tonkünstler-Societät

The Tonkünstler-Societät ("Society of Musicians") was a benevolent society for musicians in Vienna, which lasted from the mid 18th century to the mid 20th.

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Trumpet

A trumpet is a musical instrument.

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Vienna

Vienna (Wien) is the capital and largest city of Austria, and one of the nine states of Austria.

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Viola

The viola is a bowed string instrument.

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Violin Concerto (Mendelssohn)

Felix Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Symphony_No._40_(Mozart)

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