Eberle, Grosz and Gabetta perform Mozart’s Divertimento

Eberle, Grosz and Gabetta perform Mozart's Divertimento

The Divertimento in E-flat major, K. 563, is a string trio, written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The work was completed in Vienna on September 27, 1788, and is dedicated to Michael Puchberg, a fellow Freemason, who lent money to Mozart. The work was completed in Vienna on September 27, 1788, and is dedicated to Michael Puchberg (September 21, 1741, Zwettl, Lower Austria – January 21, 1822, Vienna), a textile merchant and a fellow Freemason, who lent money to Mozart during a difficult period in the composer’s life, when his financial situation had worsened. The premiere was in Dresden on April 13, 1789 with Anton Teyber taking the violin part, Mozart playing viola and Antonín Kraft playing cello.

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