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Automata of all types; including musical automata; had their moment of fame in the 18th century; in “art cabinets” that exhibited; inter alia; musical clocks equipped with a wind-up cylinder and a bellows mechanism. Clockmakers often invited celebrated composers to write pieces for such a clock. This led to the composition of little works by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach; Haydn; Mozart and many others. Mozart's three works for the Flötenuhr K. 594; 608 and the Andante K. 616 are nothing less than pearls of this literature; which also includes the arrangement for piano presented here.