Mozart’s Sister by Rita Charbonnier Download (read online) free eBook

Mozart's Sister

Maria Anna Walburga Ignatia Mozart, affectionately called Nannerl by her family, could play the piano with an otherworldly skill from the time she was a child, when her tiny hands seemed too small to encompass a fifth. At the tender age of five, she gave her first public performance, amazing the assembled gentlemen and ladies with the beautiful music she created. But her m
Marika Alexander

For one thing, I didn’t know that Mozart even had a sister, let alone that she was also a musical prodigy who used to tour Europe and perform duets with her genius younger brother. I loved this book for teaching me a little history, as well as providing a lush backdrop of the 18th century in Austria, Italy, Versailles, etc. This is a debut novel by Ms. Charbonnier and it took me a little while to settle into the style- the first half of the novel left me somewhat unsatisfied in terms of writing



Jun 11, 2008

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This was a fun book. I had no idea that Mozart had a sister. It was fun to read the fiction version, then do my own research to see how much was true and how much was speculation. I may be a geek…