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Discovering Music: Mozart 'Eine Kleine Nachtmusik'




Stephen Johnson

Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Full Version

As part of the "Genius of Mozart" season, Stephen Johnson visits Clandon Park House in Surrey to explore 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 gives insights into the social history of the time and into the European-wide concept of 18th century sensibility.

Musical extracts and the full serenade are played by The Doric Quartet and double-bass player Tim Gibbs.

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