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Playing: Symphony no. 2 in C minor (Resurrection) for soprano, alto, chorus and orchestra by Gustav Mahler
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Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

As part of the "Genius of Mozart" season, Stephen Johnson visits Clandon Park House in Surrey to study the nuances found in Mozart's most famous serenade - "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik". He's joined by the architect Jonathan Foyle to discuss the links between Mozart's musical structures and the Palladian-style architecture of the period, and by the historian Steven Parissien who'll be giving his insight into the social history of the time and into the European-wide concept of 18th century sensibility. Musical extracts will be played by The Doric Quartet and double-bass player Tim Gibbs.

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Sun 9 Jan 2011 17:00

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