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Sonata K. 331 (complete)
Composer: Mozart, W.A.
Tracks Included:
1. Andante grazioso (7:12)  
2. Menuetto - Trio (3:48)  
3. Alla Turca - Allegretto (3:34)  

Performer(s): Susan Adams, Viennese Fortepiano

Length: 14:35

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Notes:
If Mozart's aim was to write a hit, he was certainly successful with K. 331. The piece opens with a set of improvisational variations on a simple theme. The fourth variation imitates an alpine folk song with the use of crossed hands and a melody which is shadowed in the upper register. This mood is revisited in the Trio of the second movement - a Minuet with an aristocratic Austrian air. Mozart evidently knew that everyone loves a parade and in the closing Rondo, a raucous carnival Marcia alla Turca with clanging bell-trees and cymbals, he made a deliberate appeal to the public in Paris, where the piece was written.

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