Mozart and the Keyboard Culture of His Time

 

Coloring Book
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Mozart as the model of diligence and responsibility —Mozart as educational tool:

"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. 32)

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Leonice Thompson Kidd. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, from Composer Highlights: An Educational Coloring Book Series. MBT Enterprises Printing & Publishing, 1991.
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Introduction
From Sketch to Completed Work
From Print to CD
How did Mozart Compose?
The Mozart Myth: Tales of a Forgery
Mozart's Images
Mozart's Images Imagined
What the Score Doesn't Tell Us
The Piano Lesson
The Cult of Mozart
Commodification & Kitsch
Credits
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