Kerry Stratton’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Kerry Stratton’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

It’s Mozart Week here on The New Classical FM and to celebrate the 259th birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart we’ve asked Kerry Stratton to share his top 3 favourite Mozart pieces. 1. Any movement but especially the finale of his symphony number 36, the...
Jean Stilwell’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Jean Stilwell’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Yesterday we wished Mozart a happy 259th birthday! To celebrate, Jean Stilwell has shared her top 3 favourite moments from Mozart’s musical legacy. Cosi Fan Tutte – trio – Soave Sia Il Vento between Fiordalici, Dorabella and Don Alfonso - Mozart considered...
Bill Anderson’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Bill Anderson’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Today we wish Mozart a happy 259th birthday! To celebrate, Bill Anderson has shared his top 3 favourite moments from Mozart’s musical legacy. SYMPHONY NO. 40 – In the early 1970’s I’d heard very little Classical Music.  Then on the radio was a rousing brass and...
Mike Duncan’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

Mike Duncan’s Top 3 Mozart Picks

On Tuesday, January 27th we wish Mozart a happy 259th birthday! To celebrate, Mike Duncan has shared his top 3 favourite moments from Mozart’s musical legacy. 1. Final movement of the Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola. So much sheer joy in this that it...
12 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quotables

12 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quotables

January 27th marks Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s 259th birthday, offering a perfect excuse for us to pull out some of our favourite quotes from Wolfie himself and a few well-deserved words from his multitude of admirers. “Melody is the essence of music. I...