Symphony No. 23 (Mozart)
The Symphony No. 23 in D major, K. 181/162b, of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was dated as complete on May 19, 1773. It is sometimes called "Overture", even though the autograph score bears the title "Sinfonia". The symphony has the scoring of 2 oboes, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, and strings.
He wrote the symphony as a single uninterrupted movement consisting of 3 distinct tempi:
- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Giglberger, Veronika (preface), Robinson, J. Branford (transl.) (2005). Die Sinfonien III. Kassel: Bärenreiter-Verlag. pp. XIII. ISMN M-006-20466-3
- Sinfonie in D KV 181: Score and critical report (German) in the Neue Mozart-Ausgabe
- Symphony No. 23: Free scores at the International Music Score Library Project