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Time: April 11, 2016 from 6:30pm to 7:45pm
Location: Wallingford Public Library
Street: 200 North Main St.
Website or Map: http://wallingfordlibrary.org
Event Type: lecture
Organized By: Beth Devlin
Latest Activity: Apr 11, 2016
The name Mozart is synonymous with the word prodigy. He certainly displayed incredible talent as a composer, pianist, and violinist at a ridiculously young age. Mendelssohn is usually ignored in the conversation about prodigies, but he was no less extraordinary and topped Mozart in at least one way. He was composing masterpieces as a teenager, several years before Mozart wrote anything comparable.
Jeffrey Engel will compare the two youngsters and let you decide who was the more remarkable.