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Church of our Lady
Frauenplatz 12
During the stay of Leopold and Wolfgang for the opera "La finta giardiniera", Wolfgang´s "Grand Litany," K. 125 was performed most likely here.
 
 
Court Chapel in the palace
Several Masses by Wolfgang conducted by Leopold, were performed in the court chapel on 12 and 19 February 1775. Elector Karl Theodor ordered for the first fasting Sunday in 1775 an Offertorium per tempore „Misericordias Domini “. Mozart appreciated this composition especially.
 
 
Cuvilliés Theater (Altes Residenztheater)
Residenzstrasse 1
This unique Rococo court theater, of splendidly carved wood in red, white and gold, was built by Cuvilliés (1751-53). Here, on 29 January 1781, Mozart´s opera Idomeneo was fist performed, with Leopold and Nannerl in audience.
 
 
Further not more existing locations of Mozart's sites in Munich
Old Court Theatre on the Salvatorplatz

Redouten Hall, Prannergasse 8

House of Count Salern, Maffeistraße 7

House of Frau Durst, Residenzstraße 7

House of Count Baumgarten, Theatinergasse 8

House of Mister Fiat, corner Burggasse and Altenhofstraße

Guesthouse „Zum Schwarzen Adler“, Kaufingerstraße 25

Former Herzog Hospital and Church, today Herzogspitalgasse
 
 
Nymphenburg castle
On 13 June, during their second trip to Munich, the Mozarts visited Nyphenburg. Here they played at night between 8:00 – 11:15 pm before Elector Maximilian Joseph III and the Bavarian nobility. Nannerl was the principal performer and received the greatest applause. Years later, on 21 November 1766, the Mozart children performed for the Bavarian Elector again, with Mozart displaying his new talent for improvised composition, using a theme by the Elector. 1777 Mozart spoke to the Elector privately about a position in Munich, at table in Nyphenburg, where he was told, "It is too early now."
 
 
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Sendlinger Str. 1
D - 80331 München
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Mozarts Journeys

  • 1st Journey: Salzburg to Munich
    1762 - 1762 Map
  • 3rd Journey: Paris to London
    1763 - 1766 Map
  • 2nd Journey to Munich
    1774 - 1775 Map
  • Journey to Paris
    1777 - 1779 Map
  • Journey from Munich to Vienna
    1780 - 1781 Map
  • Journey to Frankfurt
    1790 - 1790 Map

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