Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Died On This Day in 1791 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died on this day in 1791 – aged just 35

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died on this day in 1791 – aged just 35.

Mozart’s exact cause of death is not known, however reports indicate he had been bed ridden for several weeks prior – suffering from swelling, pain and vomiting.

Whiist many hypotheses exist, official Viennese records state “hitziges Frieselfieber” – severe military fever.

MOZART | DIVERTIMENTO IN D MAJOR, K.136 | YEHUDI MENUHIN & MOSCOW VIRTUOSI

 

Mozart: The 5 Violin Concertos |2CDS|

Itzhak Perlman, Violin

James Levine, Conductor

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Release Date: July 18, 1995

Deutsche Grammophon


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