Bernice Three Column

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Serene Sunday - Mozart's Divertimento Minuet - February 3, 2013

Mozart was just sixteen years old when he wrote Divertimento in D Major, and the composer's youthful exuberance shines through from the very opening bars.  The pastoral flavor of the music was intended to reflect the 18th-centruy fashion among the European aristocracy for idealizing and romanticizing the simple lifestyle of peasantry.  -In Classical Mood

May you have a wonderful day, and have fun watching the Super Bowl!

Visit Top Mommy Blogs To Vote For Me!

Post a Comment

Blog Archive