Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus

On the 27th of January 1756 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (baptized as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart) was born in Salzburg, Austria.
He was the son of the violinist and composer Leopold Mozart, who lived from 1719 – 1787 and Anna Maria Mozart. They had seven children, of whom only two survived infancy: Wolfgang Amadeus and Maria Anna, who was called “Nannerl”.

Letter by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart to Anton Stoll

The Salzburg Mozarteum Foundation presents a lost letter by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart

June 13, 2018
The Salzburg Mozarteum Foundation is delighted to be able to report on one of its most valuable acquisitions in the last ten years. Thanks to the generosity of Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler-Thumann, a letter that Wolfgang Amadé Mozart wrote to his friend Anton Stoll in 1791 is now a part of the Mozarteum Foundation’s Biblioteca Mozartiana, a library that houses its collection of original Mozart autographs. The last time that the Foundation was able to acquire one of Mozart’s original letters was in 2001.
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Wolfgang Amadé Mozart an Anton Stoll in Baden bei Wien, Wien, 12. Juli 1791

Letter by Wolfgang Amadé Mozart to Anton Stoll

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