Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Concerto in A for Clarinet, K.622
January 27, 1756
, December 5, 1791
A child prodigy, Mozart wrote his first symphony when he was eight years old and his first opera at 12. He went on to write some of the most important masterpieces of the Classical era, including symphonies, operas, string quartets and piano music.
Audio: William McColl (basset clarinet), University of Washington Symphony, Abraham Kaplan (conductor)