Esther Hoppe & Florian Birsak - Mozarts Costa-Violine
Classical | FLAC (tracks)+cue, log, scans | 67:42 min | 442 MB
Label: Belvedere/Harmonia Mundi | Tracks: 13 | Rls.date: 2016
'This violin originates from Mozart s estate and Mozart always played it. I bought it from Mozart s widow', noted publisher and composer Johann Anton André around 1840. And in a diary entry by William Hill written on 11 Nov. 1909 he noted: 'Dr. Henkel, who wants to sell his Violin by Petrus della Costa, has sent me the history of the fiddle, it is as follows. His father bought the violin from Hofrath Anton André of Offenbach about 1840 since which time it has been in the family.