This is a list of symphonies by the classical composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Symphonies No. 2 (attributed to Leopold Mozart) and 3 (written by Carl Friedrich Abel) are spurious. Mozart's "37th symphony" is actually Michael Haydn's 25th symphony; Mozart only added a 20-bar slow introduction to it. Some symphonies of uncertain authenticity were included in either the Alte Mozart-Ausgabe or thr Neue Mozart-Ausgabe; they are in this list but marked as uncertain or spurious (in the cases of K. 16a and K. 98, which later scholarship demonstrated have nothing to do with Mozart). No. 11 (K. 84/73q) is considered by scholars to be of uncertain authenticity. Further spurious and doubtful symphonies can be found at Mozart symphonies of spurious or doubtful authenticity.

The symphonies K. 19b, 66c, 66d, 66e, Anh.C 11.07, and Anh.C 11.08 are lost, and it is uncertain whether they are Mozart's work: they have not been included in the list below.

The symphony numbers in the range 42 to 56 are sometimes used for symphonic works that were not numbered in the 1-41 sequence. They have been included for completeness, although they are out of chronological sequence. In addition, some authentic symphonies were never given numbers. The symphonies in the 1-41 chronological sequence have been listed first; the symphonies that were given the numbers 42-56 are listed next; and lastly are listed the remaining symphonies. The symphonies given numbers past 41 are sometimes listed with "GA" preceding the number, because these numbers were from the Alte Mozart-Ausgabe, the full name of which was the "Wolfgang Amadeus Mozarts Werke: Kritisch durchgesehene Gesamtausgabe". There are no symphonies "GA 49" and "GA 53".

Links to scores of each symphony have been included. All the symphonies in this table except Nos. 2, 3 and 37 (which are spurious) have links to scores in the Neue Mozart-Ausgabe; the spurious symphonies Nos. 2, 3 and 37 have links to scores at the International Music Score Library Project.

List of symphonies

  : Outside of original 41

K1 K6 Title Key Composed Incipit
16 16 Symphony No. 1 E major 1764–5 London
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Symphony No. 2 is considered spurious
Symphony No. 3 is considered spurious
19 19 Symphony No. 4 D major 1765 London
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Anh. 223 19a Symphony, K. 19a F major 1765 London
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22 22 Symphony No. 5 B major 1765 December The Hague
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Anh. 221 45a "Old Lambach"[1] G major 1766 The Hague
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43 43 Symphony No. 6 F major 1767 Vienna/Olomouc
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45 45 Symphony No. 7 D major 1768 Vienna January 16
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48 48 Symphony No. 8 D major 1768 Vienna December 13
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73 75a Symphony No. 9 C major 1769-70 Salzburg/Italy?
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74 74 Symphony No. 10 G major 1770 Milan
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Symphony No. 11 is considered of uncertain authenticity
110 75b Symphony No. 12 G major 1771 Salzburg
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111+120 111+111a Symphony No. 48[2]
D major 1771 Milan
112 112 Symphony No. 13 F major 1771 Milan
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114 114 Symphony No. 14 A major 1771 Salzburg
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124 124 Symphony No. 15 G major 1772 Salzburg
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128 128 Symphony No. 16 C major 1772 Salzburg
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129 129 Symphony No. 17 G major 1772 Salzburg
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130 130 Symphony No. 18 F major 1772 Salzburg
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132 132 Symphony No. 19 E major 1772 Salzburg
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133 133 Symphony No. 20 D major 1772 Salzburg
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134 134 Symphony No. 21 A major 1772 Salzburg
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161, 163 141a[3] Symphony No. 50[4] D major 1772 Salzburg
184 161a Symphony No. 26 E major 1773 Salzburg
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199 161b Symphony No. 27 G major 1773 Salzburg
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162 162 Symphony No. 22 C major 1773 Salzburg
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181 162b Symphony No. 23 D major 1773 Salzburg
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182 173dA Symphony No. 24 B major 1773 Salzburg
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183 173dB Symphony No. 25
"Little G minor"
G minor 1773 Salzburg
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201 186a Symphony No. 29 A major 1774 Salzburg
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202 186b Symphony No. 30 D major 1774 Salzburg
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200 189k Symphony No. 28 C major 1774 Salzburg
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196+121 196+207a Symphony No. 51[5] D major 1774 Salzburg - 1775 Munich
208+102 208+213c Symphony No. 52[6] C major 1775 Salzburg
297 300a Symphony No. 31
D major 1778 Paris
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318 318 Symphony No. 32
"Overture in the Italian style"
G major 1779 Salzburg
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319 319 Symphony No. 33 B major 1779 Salzburg
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338 338 Symphony No. 34 C major 1780 Salzburg
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385 385 Symphony No. 35
D major 1782 Vienna
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425 425 Symphony No. 36
C major 1783 Linz
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Symphony No. 37 is considered spurious
504 504 Symphony No. 38
D major 1786 Vienna
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543 543 Symphony No. 39 E major 1788 Vienna
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550 550 Symphony No. 40
"Great G minor"[1]
G minor 1788 Vienna
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551 551 Symphony No. 41
C major 1788 Vienna
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Adapted from serenades

Number Key K. number Year Incipit
(no number)[7] D major K. 204/213a 1775 Salzburg -
(no number)[8] D major K. 250/248b 1776 Salzburg -
(no number)[9] D major K. 320 1779 Salzburg -
(no number)
(minuet only)
C major K. 409/383f 1782 Vienna -

Uncertain authenticity

Number Key K. number Year Incipit
D major K. 84/73q 1770 Milan/Bologna
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GA 42
F major K. 75 1771 Salzburg
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GA 43
F major K. 76/42a 1767 Vienna
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GA 44
D major K. 81/73l 1770 Rome
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GA 45
D major K. 95/73n 1770 Rome
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GA 46
C major K. 96/111b 1771 Milan
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GA 47
D major K. 97/73m 1770 Rome
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GA 54
B major K. Anh. 216/74g/Anh.C 11.03 1771 Salzburg
GA 55
B major K. Anh. 214/45b 1768 Salzburg
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(doubtful) D major Symphony K. 135+61h[11] 1772? Milan :

\relative c' {
  \key d \major
  \tempo "Allegro"
 d2\f d4 d | d r8 a d a d a | d4 r8 a fis' fis \grace g16(fis8) e16 d |

Spurious authenticity

K. number Title Key Year Incipit
K. 17/Anh.C 11.02 Symphony No. 2
B major 1765?
Symphony No. 2: Scores at the International Music Score Library Project
K. 18/Anh.A 51 Symphony No. 3
E major 1767?
Symphony No. 3: Scores at the International Music Score Library Project
K. 444/(425a+Anh.A 53) Symphony No. 37
G major 1783 Linz
Mozart SY37 Incipit.gif

Symphony No. 37: Scores at the International Music Score Library Project
K. 98/Anh.C 11.04 GA 56[15]
F major 1771? Milan
Symphony, K. 98: Scores at the International Music Score Library Project
K. Anh. 220/16a (no number)
A minor 1765? London


See also


  1. ^ a b c d Two versions
  2. ^ The first and second movements together constitute the overture to the opera Ascanio in Alba, K. 111. The third movement is listed separately as K. 120/111a.
  3. ^ Formerly: (126+163)/161; for a detailed explanation of the many Köchel numbers this symphony has, see the article K141a (formerly K126, K161, K163) "Il sogno di Scipione" Symphony in D at the Mozart Forum Archived 2014-01-05 at the Wayback Machine by Dennis Pajot.
  4. ^ The first and second movements together constitute the overture to the opera Il sogno di Scipione, K. 126. The third movement is listed separately as K. 161/163.
  5. ^ The first and second movements together constitute the overture to the opera La finta giardiniera, K. 196. The third movement is listed separately as K. 121/207a.
  6. ^ The first and second movements based on music from the opera Il re pastore, K. 208. The third movement is listed separately as K. 102/213c. The second movement is incomplete.
  7. ^ After the Serenade No. 5
  8. ^ After the "Haffner" serenade
  9. ^ After the "Posthorn" serenade
  10. ^ Sometimes attributed to Leopold Mozart or Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf
  11. ^ The first, second, and fourth movements together constitute the overture to the opera Lucio Silla, K. 135. The third movement, a minuet, is listed separately as K. 61h No. 3; it is this movement whose authorship is doubtful.
  12. ^ Attributed to Leopold Mozart
  13. ^ Written by Carl Friedrich Abel
  14. ^ Only the slow introduction of No. 37 is by Mozart; the remainder is by Michael Haydn.
  15. ^ Sometimes also called GA 48.
  16. ^ Symphonies by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  17. ^ Neue Mozart-Ausgabe