Definition of Köchel number in English:

Köchel number

noun

Music
  • 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.

    ‘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.’

Pronunciation

Köchel number

/ˈkərSHəl nəmbər/ /ˈkərʃəl nəmbər/