Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550

Written in 1778, the Symphony no. 40, KV. 550 is sometimes referred to as the "Great G minor symphony," to distinguish it from the Symphony no. 25, the two being the only extant minor key symphonies Mozart wrote. Writers have often suggested that Mozart never heard his 40th symphony performed, some going as far as suggesting that the work was written for posterity. However, a recently discovered letter supplies evidence for at least one performance of the work with Mozart present. Most important is the fact that Mozart revised his symphony to ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - I. Molto allegro
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - II. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - III. Minuetto allegretto
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - IV. Finale Allegro assai
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - I. Molto allegro
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - II. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - III. Minuetto allegretto
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - IV. Finale Allegro assai
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - I. Molto allegro
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - II. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - III. Minuetto allegretto
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550 - IV. Finale Allegro assai

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (baptised Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart) was an influential composer of the Classical era, who showed prodigious ability from ...
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