John Suchet, Mozart. Excellent biography, he reveals the man and his extraordinary life brilliantly. Only downside is that Mozart's music is a bit neglected. Like the great Mozart biographer Wolfgang Hildesheimer Suchet seems not to be a musicologist.
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Tobias Braun, Santos copy, spruce/yew, 2017
Andrea Tacchi, Enrique Garcia model, Spruce/BRAZ, 2016
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