WQXR’s Mostly Mozart Festival Playlist
Originally Aired: Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Photo by Matthew Septimus
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WQXR and Lincoln Center are partnering this summer to present Mostly Mozart on WQXR, a weeklong multimedia festival beginning Monday, August 10 that reimagines the iconic summer series for the radio and online.
As part of the celebration, watch a live video stream of a special collection of Mozart performances from The Greene Space archives, plus performances from artists and other composers you’ll hear throughout the Festival week. Featuring appearances by pianist Lang Lang, the Dover Quartet, mezzo-soprano Daniela Mack, Bridget Kibbey on harp, tenor Lawrence Brownlee, mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard and more. Curated by WQXR’s Zev Kane.
Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525 “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”: Allegro (Mozart)
Daniela Mack, mezzo-soprano; Renate Rohlfing, piano
Le Nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Voi che sapete (Mozart)
Brandon Patrick George, flute; Bridget Kibbey, Harp
Flute and Harp Concerto in C, K. 299: II. Andantino (Mozart)
Inon Barnatan, piano
Impromptu in G-flat major, D. 899, No. 3 (Schubert)
Drew Forde Quintet
Clarinet Quintet in A, K. 581: IV. Allegretto con Variazioni (Mozart)
Lawrence Brownlee, tenor; Myra Huang, piano
L’elisir d’amore: Una furtiva lagrima (Donizetti)
Lang Lang, piano; Maxim Lando, piano
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331: Rondo alla Turca (Mozart)
Emerson String Quartet
Quartet No. 19 in C Major, K. 465: I. Adagio-Allegro (Mozart)
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
Fantasia in D Minor, K. 397 (Mozart)
Ildar Abdrazakov, bass; Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano; Natalia Katyukova, piano
Don Giovanni K. 527: La ci darem la mano (Mozart)
Jay Campbell, cello; Euntaek Kim, piano
Seven Variations on “Bei Maennern, welche Liebe fuehlen” from The Magic Flute, WoO 46 (Mozart, arr. Beethoven)
Davóne Tines, bass-baritone; Ashley Jackson, harp
Die Mainacht Op 9/6 (Brahms)
The King’s Singers
Bogoroditsye Dyevo/Rejoice, O Mother of God (Arvo Part)
WQXR and Lincoln Center are partnering this summer to present Mostly Mozart on WQXR, a weeklong multimedia festival reimagining the iconic summer series for the radio and online. The festival celebrates Mozart’s prodigious talent along with conversations on some of the most urgent social issues of our time and features dedicated Mozart programming on WQXR every day, archival concerts, live events, and more.
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