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On the 16th of March, 1781 at 9:00 in the morning, the 25 year old Mozart arrives in Vienna. The last ten years of his life will be spent in this city. In this period he writes such masterpieces as the "Magic Flute", his most important symphonies, and the Requiem. In Vienna Mozart takes charge of his own works by becoming the first ever freelance composer. (58m)