Köchel number

The Köchel number Kn of a by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is its index in the ordered set compiled by Ludwig von Köchel in the conjectured chronological of . Kn25+10 approximates Mozart’s age at time of writing reasonably well for n>100 (thus Kn25+1766 approximates the year).


  • 1 L. von Köchel, Chronologisch-thematisches Verzeichnis sämtlicher Tonwerke Wolfgang Amade Mozarts; nebst Angabe der verlorengegangenen, angefangenen, übertragenen, zweifelhaften und unterschobenen Kompositionen, (1947), Ann Arbor: J. W. Edwards.
Title Köchel number
Canonical name KochelNumber
Date of creation 2013-03-22 16:06:58
Last modified on 2013-03-22 16:06:58
Owner CompositeFan (12809)
Last modified by CompositeFan (12809)
Numerical id 5
Author CompositeFan (12809)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 00A99
Synonym Kochel number
Related topic OpusNumber