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In DecemberMozart finally obtained a steady post under aristocratic patronage. Myths and controversies Mozart is unusual among composers for being the subject of an abundance of legend, partly because none of his early biographers knew him personally.
Clarity, balance, and transparency are hallmarks, though a simplistic notion of the delicacy of his music obscures the exceptional and even demonic power of some of his finest masterpieces, such as the Piano Concerto in C minor, K.
Beethoven also paid homage to Mozart by writing sets of theme and variations on several of his themes: For example, the two sets of variations for cello and piano on themes from Mozart's Magic Flute, and cadenzas to several of Mozart's piano concertos, most notably the Piano Concerto No.
His later compositions, especially, highlight his versatility and dexterity as a musician. The trips produced only isolated success and did not relieve the family's financial distress.
The family traveled from Salzburg to Italy with his father who was also his music teacher. His music presented a bold expression, often times complex and dissonant, and required high technical mastery from the musicians who performed it.