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Leopold Mozart's Violin Treatise

Duration:
20 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 12 February 2013

Mozart scholar Cliff Eisen and violinist Elizabeth Wallfisch trace the history of Leopold Mozart's influential violin treatise of 1756 and assess its worth. Did the young Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart benefit from his father's book both as performer and composer?

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