Symphony No. 36 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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'''Symphony No. 36''' in C major, K. 425, (known as the ''Linz Symphony'') was written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart during a stopover in the Austrian town of Linz on his and his wife's way back home to Vienna from Salzburg in late 1783. ISMN M-006-20466-3 The entire symphony was written in four days to accommodate the local count's announcement, upon hearing of the Mozarts' arrival in Linz, of a concert. The première in Linz took place on 4 November 1783. The composition was also premièred in Vienna on 1 April 1784. The autograph score of the "Linz Symphony" was not preserved.

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