W.A. Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria, in 1756. He loved music and learned to play the violin very well. He started writing music when he was five. He tourned around western Europe with his father, Leopold and he played music for kings and queens. Everyone admired the talented young man and they often invited him to their balls.
In 1781, he married Constanze Weber, but life was difficult because he had money problems. Mozart continiued writing music and performing at the royal courts of Europe untill he died in 1791. He was only 35 years old.