Mozart at Elder Four

Natsuko Yoshimoto - Director/Violin
David Lang - Presenter

Mozart - The Magic Flute: Overture
Mozart - Adagio for violin & orchestra
Stravinsky - Apollon musagète

Two sides of Mozart: the outgoing flair for drama epitomised by the Overture to The Magic Flute, and the inward, profound serenity of an Adagio. A perfect balance of expression and restraint. Stravinsky’s neo-classical ballet score aspires to the same ideals, embodied in Apollo, god of music. Diaghilev heard it as “music not of this world, but from somewhere above…”

Watch Video

Mozart: The Magic Flute Overture | Neville Marriner
Mozart: Adagio for Violin and Orchestra | Itzhak Perlman/Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Stravinsky: Apollon musagète | Rattle/Berliner Philharmoniker

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  • Natsuko Yoshimoto - Director/Violin
  • David Lang - Presenter
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  • Mozart - The Magic Flute: Overture
  • Mozart - Adagio for violin & orchestra
  • Stravinsky - Apollon musagète

When

  • Wed 4 Dec 11:30am

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