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Mozart – Symphony No. 12 (Academy of Ancient Music conducted by Christopher Hogwood)

Conducted by Christopher Hogwood, period-instrument orchestra based in Cambridge, the Academy of Ancient Music performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 12 in G major, K. 110/75b.
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Mozart – Symphony No. 7 (The Academy of Ancient Music conducted by Christopher Hogwood)

Conducted by Christopher Hogwood, The Academy of Ancient Music performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 7 in D major, K. 45. The symphony was completed in Vienna in January 1768 after the family’s return from a visit to Olomouc and Brno in Moravia, when Mozart was 12 year old.
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Mozart – Symphony No. 5 (Vienna Philharmonic, Ton Koopman)

Conducted by Ton Koopman, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (Wiener Philharmoniker) plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major, K. 22. The composer was nine years old when he composed the piece in The Hague in December, 1765. He was on his musical tour of Western Europe.
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Mozart – Symphony No.4 (Christopher Hogwood / Academy of Ancient Music)

Conducted by Christopher Hogwood, Academy of Ancient Music, period-instrument orchestra based in Cambridge plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 4 in D major, K. 19. Mozart composed this symphony when he was only 9 years old, during his family’s Grand Tour of Europe in 1765.
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Mozart – Symphony No. 3

Manchester based Northern Chamber Orchestra plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s so-called Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, K. 18, once attributed to Mozart, is by today’s scholarship considered not to be Mozart’s own work but instead that of Carl Friedrich Abel, a leading German composer (he was also a renowned player of the viola da gamba, and composed important music for that instrument) of the earlier Classical period. Conductor: Nicholas Ward.
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Mozart – Symphony No. 2 in B flat major (Northern Chamber Orchestra)

Manchester based Northern Chamber Orchestra plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, KV 17. Conductor: Nicholas Ward. In fact, the symphony is now considered to be not by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, but by possibly his father, Leopold Mozart.
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