Mozart's Women

Lindsay Duncan reads from Jane Glover's chronicle of the women closest to the musical genius.

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0120051226

Lindsay Duncan reads from Jane Glover's chronicle of the women closest to the musical genius.

1/5.

The Mozart parents proudly show off the prodigious talents of the young Wolfgang and his sister Nannerl.

Music includes:

Opening: Overture, Le Nozze di Figaro

Track 1, Vienna Haydn Orchestra/Istvan Kertesz

Mozart Weekend, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik etc

Decca

Sonata in D, KV 7, Allegro Molto

Track 5

Annegret Diedrichsen (violin)

Desmond Wright (piano)

Die Sonaten Für Klavier Und Violine, LP

Bellaphon Records

Miserere mei, Allegri

Track 6

Oxford Camerata/Jeremy Summerly

Allegri: Miserere and other Choral Masterpieces

Naxos

Sonata in D Major, K381, Andante

Track 9

Martha Argerich & Alexandre Rabinovitch (piano)

Mozart Sonatas (duets)

Teldec

Closing: Flute Quartet in D, K285, Rondeau

Track 9, Grumiaux Trio

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips.

0120051226

Lindsay Duncan reads from Jane Glover's chronicle of the women closest to the musical genius.

1/5.

The Mozart parents proudly show off the prodigious talents of the young Wolfgang and his sister Nannerl.

Music includes:

Opening: Overture, Le Nozze di Figaro

Track 1, Vienna Haydn Orchestra/Istvan Kertesz

Mozart Weekend, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik etc

Decca

Sonata in D, KV 7, Allegro Molto

Track 5

Annegret Diedrichsen (violin)

Desmond Wright (piano)

Die Sonaten Für Klavier Und Violine, LP

Bellaphon Records

Miserere mei, Allegri

Track 6

Oxford Camerata/Jeremy Summerly

Allegri: Miserere and other Choral Masterpieces

Naxos

Sonata in D Major, K381, Andante

Track 9

Martha Argerich and Alexandre Rabinovitch (piano)

Mozart Sonatas (duets)

Teldec

Closing: Flute Quartet in D, K285, Rondeau

Track 9, Grumiaux Trio

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips.

0220051227

As a young man in Mannheim, Wolfgang encounters the vivacious and talented Weber sisters, who are to play major roles in the story of his life.

Music Includes:

Opening: Allelujah from Exultate, Jubilate, K165

Track 3

Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)

John Constable (organ)

London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Arthur Oldham (chorus master)

Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips

Alcandro, lo confesso - Non sò donde viene, KV294

Track 6

Lucia Popp (soprano)

Mozarteum-Orchester-Salzburg/ Leopold Hager

Konzert-Arien, LP

Deutsche Grammophon

Adagio, KV540

Track 7

Ronald Brautigan (fortepiano)

The Complete Piano Music, Vol 9

Grammofon

Overture

The Abduction from the Seraglio

Track 1, Ambrosian Singers

The Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin

Chandos

Singt dem grossen Bassa Lieder from Die Entführing aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), K384

John Alldis Choir

Academy of St Martin in the Fields/ Sir Colin Davis

Track 1, Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

0220051227

As a young man in Mannheim, Wolfgang encounters the vivacious and talented Weber sisters, who are to play major roles in the story of his life.

Music Includes:

Opening: Allelujah from Exultate, Jubilate, K165

Track 3

Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)

John Constable (organ)

London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

Arthur Oldham (chorus master)

Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips

Alcandro, lo confesso - Non sò donde viene, KV294

Track 6

Lucia Popp (soprano)

Mozarteum-Orchester-Salzburg/ Leopold Hager

Konzert-Arien, LP

Deutsche Grammophon

Adagio, KV540

Track 7

Ronald Brautigan (fortepiano)

The Complete Piano Music, Vol 9

Grammofon

Overture

The Abduction from the Seraglio

Track 1, Ambrosian Singers

The Bath Festival Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin

Chandos

Singt dem grossen Bassa Lieder from Die Entführing aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), K384

John Alldis Choir

Academy of St Martin in the Fields/ Sir Colin Davis

Track 1, Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

0320051228

Wolfgang and his new wife Constanze take delight in their new status, but they still have to win the approval of Wolfgang's father, Leopold.

Music includes:

Opening: Symphony No 35, First movement

Track 4

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

Mozart Symphonies 34, 35 & 39

ASV (Academy Sound & Vision)

Piano Sonata No 11 in A, K331, Third movement - Ronda alla Turca

Track 12

Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)

Mozart Weekend - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik etc

Decca

Et incarnatus est, Missa Solemnis (Great Mass in Cm), K427

Missa Solemnis, Exultate, Jubilate

Concentus Musicus Wien/ Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Teldec

Piano Concerto in Dm, KV 466, Allegro

Track 1

Mozart: Klavierkonzerte No 20 & 24

Alfred Brendel Collection Vol 6

Alfred Brendel (piano)

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner

Closing: Ein musikalischer Spass (A Musical Joke), Fourth Movement, K522

Track 4, Mozart: A Little Light Music

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Deutsche Grammophon.

0320051228

Wolfgang and his new wife Constanze take delight in their new status, but they still have to win the approval of Wolfgang's father, Leopold.

Music includes:

Opening: Symphony No 35, First movement

Track 4

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

Mozart Symphonies 34, 35 and 39

ASV (Academy Sound and Vision)

Piano Sonata No 11 in A, K331, Third movement - Ronda alla Turca

Track 12

Wilhelm Backhaus (Piano)

Mozart Weekend - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik etc

Decca

Et incarnatus est, Missa Solemnis (Great Mass in Cm), K427

Missa Solemnis, Exultate, Jubilate

Concentus Musicus Wien/ Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Teldec

Piano Concerto in Dm, KV 466, Allegro

Track 1

Mozart: Klavierkonzerte No 20 and 24

Alfred Brendel Collection Vol 6

Alfred Brendel (piano)

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner

Closing: Ein musikalischer Spass (A Musical Joke), Fourth Movement, K522

Track 4, Mozart: A Little Light Music

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

Deutsche Grammophon.

0420051229

Money worries force Wolfgang to take on a daunting workload, but his devoted wife Constanze endeavours to assist him.

Opening: Overture, Don Giovanni, KV 527

Berliner Philharmoniker/Daniel Barenboim

Track 1, Don Giovanni

Erato

Symphony No 41, Fourth movement

Track 8

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

Mozart Symphonies 40,41 & 37

ASV (Academy Sound & Vision)

Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A, K581, Second movement

Track 5

Clarinet Concerto, Clarinet Quintet

Joan Enric Lluna (bass clarinet)

Brodsky Quartet

English Chamber Orchestra/Antony Pay

United

Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen, from Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

Sumi Jo (Queen of the Night), Track 5, Die Zauberflöte

Wiener Phiharmoniker/ Sir Georg Solti

Decca

Lacrimosa, from Requiem in Dm, K626

Mozart: Requiem

0420051229

Money worries force Wolfgang to take on a daunting workload, but his devoted wife Constanze endeavours to assist him.

Opening: Overture, Don Giovanni, KV 527

Berliner Philharmoniker/Daniel Barenboim

Track 1, Don Giovanni

Erato

Symphony No 41, Fourth movement

Track 8

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

Mozart Symphonies 40,41 and 37

ASV (Academy Sound and Vision)

Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A, K581, Second movement

Track 5

Clarinet Concerto, Clarinet Quintet

Joan Enric Lluna (bass clarinet)

Brodsky Quartet

English Chamber Orchestra/Antony Pay

United

Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen, from Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

Sumi Jo (Queen of the Night), Track 5, Die Zauberflöte

Wiener Phiharmoniker/ Sir Georg Solti

Decca

Lacrimosa, from Requiem in Dm, K626

Mozart: Requiem

05 LAST20051230

After Mozart's death, his wife and sister both do all they can to safeguard his musical legacy.

Opening: Confutatis maledictus Requiem in Dm, K626

Track 7

Mozart: Requiem

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

ASV (Academy Sound & Vision)

Piano Concerto in Dm, KV 466, Rondo

Track 3

Mozart: Klavierkonzerte No 20 & 24

Alfred Brendel Collection Vol 6

Alfred Brendel (piano)

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner

Piano trio in E, K542, Andante grazioso

Beaux Arts Trio

Track 18

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips

Closing: Symphony No 41, Fourth movement

Track 8

Mozart Symphonies 40,41 & 37

05 LAST20051230

After Mozart's death, his wife and sister both do all they can to safeguard his musical legacy.

Opening: Confutatis maledictus Requiem in Dm, K626

Track 7

Mozart: Requiem

London Mozart Players/ Jane Glover

ASV (Academy Sound and Vision)

Piano Concerto in Dm, KV 466, Rondo

Track 3

Mozart: Klavierkonzerte No 20 and 24

Alfred Brendel Collection Vol 6

Alfred Brendel (piano)

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/ Sir Neville Marriner

Piano trio in E, K542, Andante grazioso

Beaux Arts Trio

Track 18

Introducing the Complete Mozart Edition

Philips

Closing: Symphony No 41, Fourth movement

Track 8

Mozart Symphonies 40,41 and 37