Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is perhaps the most important and recognized composer of all time. Playing the keyboard when he was just three years old and composing at age four, Mozart spent much of his youth touring European courts with his family. Although he died at the age of thirty-five, he created a huge volume of musical works. Among them are the famed operas The Marriage of Figaro, The Magic Flute, and Don Giovanni. Learn about Mozart's short, full, and tragic life in this well-done biography aimed at middle-school children.