Oboe Quartet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Oboe Quartet in F major

K368b, K370

About this work...

Mozart spent the winter of 1780-1781 in Munich, putting the finishing touches on Idomeneo in preparation for the opera's premiere, in the Hoftheater on January 29, 1781. While there he met Friedrich Ramm, who was by all accounts an extraordinary oboist; for him Mozart composed the Quartet for oboe, violin, viola & cell... read more