Saturday, March 20, 2010

Oh Wolfie, OH Wolfie, OH WOLFIE

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Look at him, he's getting a little fed up in that picture, isn't he. "Hurry up, Steve. If I'm still staring straight ahead in five minutes your ass is grass." Mr. Mozart was an Austrian born boy genius who composed and performed his first piece of music in front of European royalty at age 5. What a guy. As we all know, he only got better and better. I like his signature. And as for a hand-written composition, that's pretty damn precise. Compare to Beethoven's frantic mess. Whose is whose?

Here is the first movement of Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (A Little Night Music):

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