Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Austria (not Australia). He was a composer of the Classical time period. Mozart was a child prodigy. His father recognized and encouraged his son's genius. When Mozart was 6 he began traveling with the rest of his family to perform for all of Europe. He wrote his symphony at age 9. Mozart spoke 4 different languages: English, German, Italian, and French. In the last years of his life, Mozart got ill and began writing a Requiem...also known as the "Death Mass". His student finished the Requiem because Mozart died. He was also famous for a serenade called, "A Little Night Music", which was written during financial difficulty.