Mozart’s masterpieces

“Mozart makes you believe in God – much more than going to church – because it cannot be by chance that such a phenomenon arrives into this world and then passes after thirty-six years, leaving behind such an unbounded number of unparalleled masterpieces.”

Sir Georg Solti

Source: Kelly, Henry & Foley, John (1998) Classic FM Musical Anecdotes.  London: Hodder & Stoughton, p. 63.