Wolfgang amadeus mozart, in full johann chrysostom wolfgang amadeus mozart, baptized as johannes chrysostomus wolfgangus theophilus mozart, (born january 27, 1756, salzburg, archbishopric of salzburg [austria]—died december 5, 1791, vienna), austrian composer, widely recognized as one of the greatest composers in the history of western music.
Wolfgang amadeus mozart’s was the sole-surviving son of leopold and maria pertl mozart leopold was a successful composer, violinist, and assistant concert master at the salzburg court wolfgang’s mother, anna maria pertl, was born to a middle class family of local community leaders.
Wolfgang mozart was one of the most prolific composers whose name is written in golden letters in the history of music read on and learn more about wolfgang amadeus mozart profile, childhood, life, and timeline. Wolfgang amadeus mozart was born on 27 january 1756 to leopold mozart (1719–1787) and anna maria, née pertl (1720–1778), at 9 getreidegasse in salzburg this was the capital of the archbishopric of salzburg , an ecclesiastic principality in what is now austria , then part of the holy roman empire.
Life family and early years wolfgang amadeus mozart (wolfi or wolferl) was born in salzburg, austria, to leopold and anna maria mozart leopold was a well known violinist and composer in the employ of the archbishop of salzburg young mozart showed evidence of great musical talent at a very early age. 10 incredible, life-changing masterpieces from wolfgang amadeus mozart you need in your life 3 july 2018, 12:09 | updated: 3 july 2018, 12:11 mozart (1756-1791) lived for just 35 years, but in that time he wrote some of the greatest classical music of all time. Enjoy an exquisite gala dinner and the masterpieces of wolfgang amadeus mozart in the baroque ambiance of charlottenburg palace whether as a musical prodigy and piano virtuoso or as a composer of instrumental works, songs and operas – the phenomenal mozart had become the master of all disciplines by early youth.
Wolfgang amadeus mozart biography by robert cummings austrian musician wolfgang amadeus mozart (1756-1791) was among the most prolific, versatile, and popular composers of all time.
Theophilus in german is gottlieb, in french it is amadé (which the multilingual mozart preferred) or in latin it is amadeus in honor of mozart's 250th birthday, all the church bells in salzburg were rung simultaneously at the exact hour of his birth. Wolfgang amadeus mozart, whose full name was joannes theophilus mozart chrysostomus wolfgangus, (salzburg, january 27, 1756-vienna, december 5, 1791) was an austrian composer and pianist, teacher of classicism, regarded as one of the musicians most influential and prominent history.