Mozart as the model of diligence and responsibility —Mozart as educational
"Do you have a talent for music? If so, you should
consider pursuing this ability. (…) The composers in the Composer
Highlights Series were gifted musicians who worked diligently to develop
their talents. Some of them were artists as well as musicians. All of
them were sensitive human beings who appreciated beauty in
its many forms. They encountered numerous difficulties in their lives
but they persevered, leaving a lasting heritage for millions to enjoy.
Knowing them personally adds a new dimension to their music." (p.
Leonice Thompson Kidd. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,
from Composer Highlights: An Educational Coloring Book Series.
MBT Enterprises Printing & Publishing, 1991.