By Edward Holmes

ISBN-10: 1108007007

ISBN-13: 9781108007009

This 1845 biography of Mozart via the tune journalist Edward Holmes was once the 1st to be released in English. Holmes, who numbered the poet Keats and the writer Vincent Novello among his buddies, wrote widely for periodicals together with the Musical occasions and The Atlas. A lifelong admirer of Mozart's paintings, Holmes's prepared realizing of its value is obvious in the course of the biography. it truly is in line with an intensive learn of the then to be had revealed and manuscript resources, particularly lots of Mozart's letters which Holmes translated and incorporated as he 'endeavoured all through to enable the composer inform his personal story'. He used to be additionally capable of seek advice Mozart's personal catalogue of his works, that compiled via the writer Johann André, and the Mozart autograph manuscripts obtained through André from Mozart's widow Constanze. The paintings is written in a truly approachable type and should entice a person with an curiosity in Mozart.

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The account of the reception of the family by the French court at Versailles is wanting in the correspondence. This void has been partly supplied by Mozart's THE LIFE OP MOZART. 27 sister, who remembered that Madame de Pompadour had her brother placed upon a table, and upon his advancing to salute her, she turned away: upon which he said, rather angrily: " W h o is this, that will not kiss me? " The little boy played before the Royal Family at Versailles; and gave an organ performance in the chapel there, which was attended by the whole court.

In order that in the many instances in which they are asked, whether they have heard the boy, and what they think of him, they may answer—that they have 48 THE LIFE OF MOZAKT. not heard him; that it is impossible; that it is all quackery and harquinade ; that it is got up beforehand ; that he ha3 already learned the things put before him ; that it is ridiculous to believe he composes. "Now you understand why they shun us. For whoever has seen and heard, cannot thus speak without the risk of losing his character.

Both applauded so loudly, that upon my repeated question whether they thought it good, whether he ought to proceed, they showed some anger at the want of confidence, and exclaimed frequently with emotion, Cosa ! Come ! Questo e E2 52 THE LIFE OF MOZART. un portente. Questa opera andra alle slelle. Cuna meraviglia. Non dubiti, die scrivi avanti! with a multitude of the like expressions. Carattoli said the same things to me in his own chamber. " Encouraged by the applause of the singers, I permitted my son to continue the work, taking care, however, to make an agreement for payment with the manager, through the Physician Laugier.

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