Mozart Festival, Augsburg

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Orchestra
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[ source: Wikipedia]

The 60. Deutsches Mozartfest in Augsburg (Augsburg vacation rentals | Augsburg travel guide) (May 13 - May 22, 2011) will introduce and present the diverse relations between the music of Wolfgang Amadé Mozart and the sons of Johann Sebastian Bach. Augsburg holds year-long German Mozart Festival concerts and hosts the International Leopold Mozart Violin Competition.

Visit the Mozart Haus Augsburg where the composer’s father and teacher Leopold Mozart was born and Mozart visited several times. Today, the house from the 17th century hosts the family history museum, including a piano both father and son used to play and perform with.

The detailed program for the 60. Deutsches Mozartfest will be announced in November 2010.

[ source: wikipedia.org ]



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Location, Map, and Driving Directions

Location: Several locations throughout Augsburg, Germany

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Opening Hours

May 13 - May 22, 2011


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