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|Work Title||Zwölf Menuette, K.599, 601, 604|
|Composer||Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||K.599, 601, 604|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, bass|
According to Otto Erich Deutsch, these 12 Minuets were published in Vienna in 1791 by Artaria & Co. under the title : XII Minuetti per due Violini e Basso del Sgr. W.A.Mozart/in Vienna e Magonza presso Artaria Comp. with plate number 362. They comprised the 6 Minuets K.599, the 4 Minuets K.601 and the 2 Minuets K.604 (composed on the 23rd Jan., the 5th and 12th Feb. 1791 respectively and were issued both for piano and for the then popular ensemble of 2 Violins & Bass.