Definition of Köchel number in English:

Köchel number

Syllabification: Kö·chel num·ber
Pronunciation: /ˈkərSHəl, -kəl, ˈkœKHəl


  • A number given to each of Mozart’s compositions in the complete catalog of his works compiled by the Austrian scientist Ludwig von Köchel (1800–77) and his successors.
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    • That is why this concerto has a Köchel number.
    • Have you ever wondered who or what the Köchel number is when mentioned in association with Mozart?
    • The table below gives the Köchel numbers and composition dates of 10 of Mozart's works.

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