publication date: Saturday, December 10, 2016 (part of Winter 2017)

category: Music

clue: This Austrian composer was such a devout Catholic that he took his love of God as a name.

explanation: Mozart adopted Amadeus ("love of God") as a middle name. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, and Jesse King


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