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  • ISSUE DATE : 01-01-2002
  • DESIGNER : Josef Kaiser
  • DIAMETER : 25,75mm
  • WEIGHT : 8,5 grams
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Edited by tiko165
03-09-2016 the 12:00

Depicted on this coin is Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the famous Austrian composer, in reference to Austria as a land of music.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era, showing prodigious ability from his earliest childhood.

 

Already competent on keyboard and violin, he composed from the age of five and performed before European royalty, while at the age of 17 he was engaged as a musician at the Salzburg court, During his final years in Vienna, he composed many of his best-known symphonies, concertos, and operas, and portions of the Requiem, which was largely unfinished at the time of his death.



Issued coins

2002: 223.500.000 2003: Wallet 2004: 2.600.000 2005: 2.600.000 2006: 7.700.000 2007: 41.100.000 2008: 65.500.000 2009: 40.300.000 2010: 11.200.000 2011: 8.000.000 2012: Wallet 2013: Wallet 2014: Wallet 2015: Wallet 2016: No data 2017: No data