Sheet music of all Mozart’s works online for his 250th anniversary

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Posted by MikeyMike at 12:10 am on December 13th, 2006 in Performers, Arts, Geographica.

Now, if they could only get you to play like Mozart!!

Tue Dec 12, 8:50 AM ET

VIENNA (AFP) – Sheet music of all of Mozart's works is now available online for free, following an initiative by Salzburg's International Foundation Mozarteum in honour of the 250th anniversary of his birth.

"With over 400,000 hits on the website in the first 12 hours, one can say demand surpassed our expectations," Mirjam Nellman, spokeswoman for the foundation, based in Mozart's birthplace of Salzburg, told AFP Tuesday.

"The server is a little slow at the moment because of strong demand, but we are working on it," she added.

The unique initiative, entitled NMA Online — for "Neue Mozart Ausgabe," or new Mozart edition — was launched with the help of the Packard Humanities Institute in Los Altos, California. More Here

Currently listening to: Mozart
Currently reading: sheet music

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