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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
How many operas did Mozart compose?
When did Mozart compose Take your life and let it be?
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Did Mozart compose for anybody?
yes, many people, namely the pope at the time and the emperor of austria. he also composed for famous families who paid for him to compose pieces for them. he was also comissioned to compose things such as operas for theaters by the monach of that country. his last piece, the requiem mass in d minor, was in fact comissioned by a widower for his dead wife, not by Salieri, as is most thought.
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How many of each what musical genres did Mozart compose operas symphonies piano concertos?
Mozart was a prolific composer. He composed all of the above - operas, symphonies and piano concertos - as well as songs and serenades, canons, piano sonatas, string quartets and quintets, chamber music, masses, dances and divertimentos. Traditionally, Mozart is believed to have composed 41 symphonies, but that figure has recently been revised to 68. He wrote 27 piano concertos, five known violin concertoes (possibly several more), four horn concertoes and at least 8 other concertoes. Mozart also composed 23 known operas.