Symphony No. 8 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


'''Symphony No. 8 in D major''', (K. 48), by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is dated December 13, 1768.Zaslaw, pp. 119–21 It was written in Vienna, at a time when the family were already due to have returned home to Salzburg. In a letter to his friend in Salzburg, Lorenz Hagenauer, Leopold Mozart says of the delay that ''"we could not bring our affairs to a conclusion earlier, even though I endeavored strenuously to do so."'' The autograph of the Symphony No. 8 is today preserved in the ''Staatsbibliothek Preusischer Kulturbesitz'' in Berlin. ISMN M-006-20466-3