W.A. Mozart - Abert, Hermann (Editor), and Eisen, Cliff, Professor (Editor), and Spencer, Stewart, Mr. (Translated by)

Hermann Abert's classic biography, first published in German more than eighty years ago and itself based on the definitive mid-nineteenth century study by Otto Jahn, remains the most informed and substantial biography of Mozart in any language. The book is both the fullest account of the composer's life and a deeply skilled analysis of his music. ...