Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer)

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FIXME: (In dire need of cleanup)
Apparently, there are discrepancies within recording titles and work titles for Mozart's violin sonatas due to early usage of a practically obsolete numbering system (AMA, see this link). Some editors probably used the catalog numbers of works alreadyy existing on the mb database and copied it to the recording title, resulting in a lot of recordings with incorrect (obsolete) names, also resulting to inconsistent recording names. (Try doing a quick browse of the works in question, i.e., the affected works are probably Nos. 18/25-43, might vary depending on what catalog the work is using)

History:
The catalog old by Breitkopf & Härtel (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozarts Werke) commonly referred to as 'AMA' had 43 Violin Sonatas. K. 55-61 were removed from the old catalog as they were deemed spurious (not by Mozart), resulting to a renumbering of the Violin Sonatas, refer to the table below:

See This link if you want to know how the works were exactly renumbered.

Old catalog -> New catalog | catalog no. (with link to work page)
24 -> 17 K. 296
25 -> 18 K. 301
26 -> 19 K. 302
27 -> 20 K. 303
28 -> 21 K. 304
29 -> 22 K. 305
30 -> 23 K. 306
31 -> 24 K. 376
32 -> 25 K. 377
33 -> 26 K. 378
34 -> 27 K. 379
35 -> 28 K. 380
36 -> 29 K. 402
37 -> 30 K. 403
38 -> 31 K. 404
39 -> 32 K. 454
40 -> 33 K. 481
41 -> 34 NONE NONE NONE NONE (I have no idea what happened to this)
42 -> 35 K. 526(duplicate works in pairs)
43 -> 36 K. 547

The above table shows the renumbering of the sonatas as a result of the removal of the 7 spurious works.

Currently, it is assumed that there are 36 violin sonatas. Note that there are other variants of the catalog of his violin sonatas, however, the most common numbering is the one above.

Cross references:
Mozart forum
Wikipedia
IMSLP
List of violon sonatas by Mozart


Additional Notes:
Born as: Joannes Chrisostomos Wolfgang Gottlieb Mozart
Baptized as: Joannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart

Mozart himself preferred the Italian-ized and French-ified versions of Gottlieb: Amadeo, Amadè and Amadé

Mozart actually only ever used the name as "Amadeus" three times among his letters and compositions, among at least 77 different variations of his name used throughout his lifetime.

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Annotation last modified on 2013-07-10 08:53 UTC.

Legal name: Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart

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Discography

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
Mozart for Babies Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart for Dummies Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart for Morning Meditation Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart Greatest Hits Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart Magic Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart Makes You Smarter Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart Masterpieces Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2
Mozart-Das Beste 9-Violinkonzerte Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozart: Piano Concerto nos. 17 & 18 / Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream / Violin Concerto Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Felix Mendelssohn; Peter Serkin, English Chamber Orchestra, Alexander Schneider, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Peter Maag 1
Mozart's Greatest Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Mozartkugeln / Strauss Quartett Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Strauss II 1
Nature's Classical Relaxation Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Overture “Abu Hassan” / Symphonies no. 29 & 38 / Symphony no. 8 Weber, Mozart, Schubert; Bilkent Youth Symphony Orchestra, Mahir Çakar 1
Overtures, Volume II Beethoven, Mozart, Auber, Mascagni, Cimarosa; The London Festival Orchestra, Kurt Redel, Alfred Scholz 2
Panorama: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Passion Classique Vol.11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Philharmonia Orchestra - Die Zauberfloete, Act 2 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Piano & Chamber Music Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Piano Concerto no. 21 / Sinfonia Concertante K. 364 / Horn Concerto no. 3 Mozart; Robert Casadesus, Dale Clevenger, George Szell 1
Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, op.21 / Piano Concerto No.21 in C major, KV 467 "Elvira Madigan" Fryderyk Chopin; Dubravka Tomšič; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Svetlana Stanceva 1
Piano Concertos (feat.: Maria João Pires) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Piano Concertos 17, 19, 21 & 25 Mozart; Diana Ambache, Ambache Chamber Orchestra 1
Piano Concertos Nos. 11 & 14 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Piano Concertos Nos. 19, 20 (Columbia Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: George Szell, piano: Rudolf Serkin) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Piano Sonatas complete Mozart; Maria João Pires 1
Posthorn-Serenade / Divertimento KV 205 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Ravel: Bolero / Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik / Smetana: Moldau / Albinoni: Adagio Ravel, Mozart, Smetana, Albinoni 1
Requiem / Ave verum corpus / Exsultate jubilate Mozart; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Herbert von Karajan, Sir Neville Marriner 1
Requiem / Coronation Mass / Ave verum Corpus Mozart; Staatskapelle Dresden, Rundfunkchor Leipzig, Peter Schreier 1
Royal Opera - Mozart 18 Great Arias Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Schubert: Sonata in B-flat / Mozart: Sonata in F Schubert, Mozart; Vladimir Horowitz 1
Sinfonia concertante / Serenata notturna / Deutsche Tänze Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Sinfonia Concertante / Violin Concerto No. 2 (Augustin Dumay, Veronika Hagen) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Sinfonia Concertante KV 364 / KV 190, 261, 269 (Berliner Philharmoniker, David Oistrakh) Mozart; Berliner Philharmoniker, David Oistrakh, Igor Oistrakh 1
Six Pianoforte Trios Mozart; London Fortepiano Trio 1
Sweet Dreams - Baby's First Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Symphonien No. 38 & 40 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Slovak Philharmonia, Libor Pešek 2
Symphonies 40 & 41 (Symphony 40, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra feat. Libor Pesek; Symphony 41, London Symphony Orchestra feat. Henry Adolph) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Symphonies Concertantes Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, Armin Jordan 1
Symphonies nos. 31 "Paris", 40 & 41 "Jupiter" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Zdeněk Mácal 1
Symphonies nos. 35 "Haffner", 40, 41 "Jupiter" Mozart; Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Bruno Walter 1
Symphony No. 41 'Jupiter' Mozart; South German Chamber Orchestra, Alfred Scholz 1
The Abduction From the Serail, K. 384 (Highlights) (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields with Norma Burrowes, Stuart Burrows, Christiane Eda-Pierre, Robert Lloyd, Robert Tear, feat. Christiane Eda-Pierre (Konstanze), conductor: Sir Colin Davis) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Art of Julius Katchen, Volume 2 Beethoven, Mozart; Julius Katchen 1
The Art of Yulian Sitkovetsky, Vol. I J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart, G. Tartini, F. Kreisler, N. Paganini; Yulian Sitkovetsky 1
The Best Of Classical: Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart 1756-1791 200th Anniversary Edition, Volume 3 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart 1756-1791 200th Anniversary Edition, Volume 4 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart, Volume 2 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart, Volume 2 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Mozart, Volume I Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Best of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Concertos for Piano and Orchestra Mozart; Murray Perahia, English Chamber Orchestra 1
The Early Symphonies, Volume I Wolfgang A. Mozart; Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner 1
The Essential Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Greatest Hits Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Horn Concertos & Oboe Concerto Mozart; St. Martin Philharmonic Orchestra, Neville Marriner, Alan Civil, Neil Black 1
The Late Symphonies 21-41 Mozart; Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner 1
The Magic of Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Masterpiece Collection, Volume 6: Mozart Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Masterworks Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Mozart Collection: Clarinet Concerto / Clarinet Quintet Mozart; Jack Brymer, London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis, Allegri Quartet 1
The Only Mozart Album You Will Ever Need Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Piano Sonatas Mozart; Jean‐Bernard Pommier 1
The Piano Sonatas Mozart; Christoph Eschenbach 1
The Symphonies, Volume 3 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Symphonies, Volume 4 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The Symphonies, Volume 5 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
The World Mozart Mozart 1
Three Symphonies Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Capella Istropolitana, Paul Kantschieder 1
Trompeten-Konzerte von Haydn, Hummel, Mozart, Weber 1
Universal Music GmbH, Austria Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
Wilhelm Furtwängler: Aufnahmen Recordings 1942-1944, Volume 1 Mozart, Beethoven, Handel, Schubert, Weber; Berliner Philharmoniker, Wilhelm Furtwängler 1
Wind Concerti Wolfgang A. Mozart; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Sir Neville Marriner, Neil Black, Jack Brymer, Alan Civil, Osian Ellis, Claude Monteux 1
Works for piano performed by Peter Schmalfuss Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1

Album + Compilation + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1986 Beethoven: Missa Solemnis / Mozart: Requiem Ludwig van Beethoven; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; New Philharmonia Orchestra & New Philharmonia Chorus, Carlo Maria Giulini 5 1
1999 Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 5 "Emperor" / Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 26 "Coronation" Beethoven, Mozart; Clifford Curzon, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Boulez 1
1999 Double Concerto / Piano Concerto No. 27 / Sonata for 2 Pianos Mozart; Clifford Curzon, Benjamin Britten, English Chamber Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim 1
1999 Schubert / Mozart / Dvořák / Mahler / R Strauss Schubert, Mozart, Dvořák, Mahler, R Strauss; Lucia Popp, Geoffrey Parsons, Irwin Gage 1
2012 Hart en Ziel CD Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Jean-Philippe Rameau; Orkest van de achttiende eeuw, Frans Brüggen 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1988 Beethoven Piano Sonatas: op.27 No 2 "Moonlight" op.53 "Waldstein" op.111 "The Last Sonata" \ Mozart Piano Sonatas: No 11 KV 331 Beethoven, Mozart; Wilhelm Backhaus 1
1989 Requiem Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Marie McLaughlin, Maria Ewing, Jerry Hadley, Cornelius Hauptmann, Choir & Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Leonard Bernstein 3
1989 Klavierkonzerte Nos. 20 & 25 (Piano Concertos K. 466 & K. 503) Mozart; Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, NDR Sinfonieorchester, Cord Garben 1
1989 Mozart Klavinerkonzerte Nos. 20 & 25 (Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
1990 La Clemenza Di Tito (John Eliot Gardiner / The Monteverdi Choir / The English Baroque Soloists) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
1990 La Clemenza Di Tito (The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists feat. conductor: John Eliot Gardiner) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
1990 Klavierkonzerte Nos. 13 & 15 - Piano Concertos K. 415 & K. 450 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, NDR Sinfonieorchester, Cord Garben 1
1990 Don Giovanni Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Hagegård, Augér, Cachemaille, Jones, Bonney, Van der Meel, Terfel, Sigmundsson, Drottningholm Court Theatre Orchestra and Chorus, Östman 1
1991 Symphonies no. 35, 40 & 41 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Marlboro Festival Orchestra, Pablo Casals 1
1991 Great Mass in C minor KV427 / Exsultate jubilate KV165 / Ave verum corpus KV618 Mozart; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Leonard Bernstein, Arleen Augér, Frederica von Stade, Frank Lopardo, Cornelius Hauptmann 1
1992 Live in Concert Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mitsuko Uchida 1
1992 Maurerische Trauermusik / Requiem / Ave Verum Corpus Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Nancy Argenta, Catherine Robbin, John Mark Ainsley, Alastair Miles, Schütz Choir & Consort, The London Classical Players, Sir Roger Norrington 1
1994 Così fan tutte Mozart; Fleming, Von Otter, Scarabelli, Lopardo, Bär, Pertusi, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Sir Georg Solti 2
1995 Symphonien Nos. 40 & 41 "Jupiter" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wiener Philharmoniker, Leonard Bernstein 2
1996 The Berlin Recital Brahms, Debussy, Franck, Mozart; Anne-Sophie Mutter, Lambert Orkis 1
1997 Requiem Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; La Chapelle Royale, Collegium Vocale Gent, Orchestre des Champs‐Élysées, Philippe Herreweghe 2
1997 Don Giovanni (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra feat. conductor: Bruno Walter) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1
1998 Реквием Вольфганг Амадей Моцарт; солисты, хор и оркестр театра Новая опера, Евгений Колобов 1

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