My Year with Mozart

Lawrence Toppman spends a year listening to every note of his 200 CD set of works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and shares weekly musings of his journey with history’s most versatile composer.

My Year with MozartOctober 24, 2019

Why is ‘Don Giovanni’ the world’s greatest opera?

By Lawrence Toppman Yes, that title requires an assumption. Because “DG” premiered in Prague 232 years ago next

My Year with MozartOctober 3, 2019

Amadeus? Never heard of him.

The name that serves today for a respected film, play, online ticketing technology almost never served Mozart.