"Mozart," I thought, and with the word conjured up the most beloved and the most exalted picture that my inner life contained.
Hermann Hesse -- Steppenwolf
Why don’t you learn to sing the splendid music Mozart has written for you?
George Bernard Shaw -- Man And Superman
(The chorus teacher and band instructor had dressed as Mozart and Scarlatti.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory
But a few of them end up like John Locket" or Mozart or whatever.
John Green -- An Abundance of Katherines
But what happened of course was that I drove home and let her inside the house where we separated until the appointed exam, Sunny upstairs in her old room stripped of everything but the bed, and I down in the family room, listening to the records of Chopin and Mozart I had bought for her to use as models and inspiration.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
Dad is partial to jazz, and every chance he gets, he winks at me, takes out Mom’s Mozart disc, then pops in a CD of Miles Davis or Woody Herman.
Sharon M. Draper -- Out of My Mind
Then I’d realize it was Mozart’s Piano Concerto no. 20 in D Minor from two hundred years ago.
Rick Riordan -- The Trials of Apollo
Halfway through the week, Abby and the girls were sitting on the screen porch one afternoon shucking corn, and they heard Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. i playing out back.
Anne Tayler -- A Spool of Blue Thread
He started with Mozart, who isn’t as bad as you might think.
Gary D. Schmidt -- Okay for Now
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Mozart, Bach, even the Italian Vivaldi.
Anthony Doerr -- All the Light We Cannot See
I’d smile and play my Bach or Mozart or whatever overused pieces of music they asked me to play.
Katja Millay -- The Sea of Tranquility
Then, ever the cordial, impeccably mannered host, Tim winked at me, discoursed on Mozart, congratulated the kids on their knowledge of music, and passed the peanuts and cheese.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
The great golden organ was one that Mozart had played, and some of its notes seemed to come from heaven itself.
Corrie Ten Boom -- The Hiding Place
William Styron -- Sophie’s Choice
"Her specialty was Mozart’s fourteenth symphony."
Lemony Snicket -- The Wide Window
The Mozart is so much nicer than the Gluck, don’t you think?"
Donna Tartt -- The Goldfinch
Perhaps singing something from Mozart.
Kate DiCamillo -- Flora & Ulysses
I feel wonder, I feel awe, like a composer first discovering the works of Mozart.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Notebook
Mozart, for example, famously started writing music at six.
Malcolm Gladwell -- Outliers
I’m going to be Mozart.
Gayle Forman -- If I Stay
There was a beautil ful Mozart concert on the radio from six to seven-fifteen; I especially enjoyed the Kleine Nachtmusik.
Anne Frank -- The Diary of a Young Girl
Ronnie was so enveloped in misery, it took a second for her to recognize Mozart’s Sonata no.
Nicholas Sparks -- The Last Song
Voice and instrument seemed both living, and threw out with vivid sympathy those strains which the ethereal Mozart first conceived as his own dying requiem.
Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Uncle Tom’s Cabin
Victor Hugo’s Hunchback of Notre Dame and Mozart’s Magic Flute were filled with Masonic symbolism and Grail secrets.
Dan Brown -- The Da Vinci Code
His liking for Mozart’s music brought him sometimes to an opera or a concert: these were the only dissipations of his life.
James Joyce -- Dubliners
In his pocket was a set of reed pipes his daddy goat had carved for him, even though he only knew two songs: Mozart’s Piano Concerto no.
Rick Riordan -- The Lightning Thief
I drank cups of coffee and listened to Mozart quintets and read the portions of the script he had cut out.
John Howard Griffin -- Black Like Me
In the centre of the room was a Roller and Blanchet "baby grand" piano in rosewood, but holding the potentialities of an orchestra in its narrow and sonorous cavity, and groaning beneath the weight of the chefs-d’oeuvre of Beethoven, Weber, Mozart, Haydn, Gretry, and Porpora.
Alexandre Dumas -- The Count of Monte Cristo
Do you get all those musical jokes in Mozart and Haydn?
Thomas C. Foster -- How to Read Literature Like a Professor
Mozart’s twelfth mass: Gloria in that.
James Joyce -- Ulysses
As the word ’brotherly’ passed through his mind in one of his reveries, he smiled, and glanced up at the picture of Mozart that was before him….
Louisa May Alcott -- Little Women
In the drawing-room Lucy was tinkling at a Mozart Sonata.
E.M. Forster -- A Room With A View
’Do you like Mozart?’
Ivan Turgenev -- Fathers and Sons
The orchestra claimed that Conant’s "shortness of breath was overhearable" in her performance of the famous trombone solo in Mozart’s Requiem, even though the guest conductor of those performances had singled out Conant for praise.
Malcolm Gladwell -- Blink
He imagined her with the Mozart on at nine o’clock at night.
David Guterson -- Snow Falling on Cedars
Or pecking out the music of Mozart .
Anne Rice -- Interview with the Vampire
Ecod, he saws away at Mozart and Handel and the rest of the big-wigs like a thorough workman.
Charles Dickens -- Bleak House
A modern novelist could no more write characters and plots than a modern composer could a Mozart symphony.
Ian McEwan -- Atonement
’I will play you Mozart, if you like, which will only make you weep; but my Don Juan, Christine, burns; and yet he is not struck by fire from Heaven.’
Gaston Leroux -- The Phantom of the Opera
My parents went up for the ceremony in the Juilliard chapel, which, I gathered, was stark in word and dress, but rich in Bach and Mozart, thanks to Caroline’s school friends.
Katherine Paterson -- Jacob Have I Loved
She was knowledgeable about music and art, and at work, the recordings of Mozart or Beethoven were always flooding out of her office into the chaos of the newsroom.
Nicholas Sparks -- Message in a Bottle
Here it was that Emmy found her delight, and was introduced for the first time to the wonders of Mozart and Cimarosa.
William Makepeace Thackeray -- Vanity Fair
He loved rock as much as Mozart.
Milan Kundera -- The Unbearable Lightness of Being
When I did, no one answered, although I could hear strains of Mozart through the open windows.
Jodi Picoult -- Change of Heart
…against this instrumental background, a much more than human voice began to warble; now throaty, now from the head, now hollow as a flute, now charged with yearning harmonics, it effortlessly passed from Gaspard’s Forster’s low record on the very frontiers of musical tone to a trilled bat-note high above the highest C to which (in 1770, at the Ducal opera of Parma, and to the astonishment of Mozart) Lucrezia Ajugari, alone of all the singers in history, once piercingly gave utterance.
Aldous Huxley -- Brave New World
That is what I like; though I have heard most things—been at the opera in Vienna: Gluck, Mozart, everything of that sort.
George Eliot -- Middlemarch
She fed him sections of the "Fetes Galantes" before he was ten; at eleven he could talk glibly, if rather reminiscently, of Brahms and Mozart and Beethoven.
F. Scott Fitzgerald -- This Side of Paradise
After great deliberation, just as people were beginning to fidget, she had played a short piece by Mozart, adapted for children, but the guests wanted her to play "Jingle Bells."
Jhumpa Lahiri -- The Namesake
Upstairs, Tradd was playing Mozart, the music spilling into the gardenlike snow out of season.