The labour of Constanze Mozart--a musical occasion?
Journal/Book: Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 1990; 37: 41-6.
Abstract: In the diary of Mary and Vincent Novello it is mentioned that Constanze Mozart has told that the Quartet in D Minor (K 421/417 b) was written by Mozart during her delivery. The evidence for this information is discussed.
Keyword(s): Austria ; History of Medicine, 18th Cent.; Pregnancy Famous Persons; Labor ; Medicine in Art; Music history Female; Human