Sarah Walker presents music from the Bath Mozartfest, including Beethoven's Waldstein sonata and a Quintet by Mozart.
Sarah Walker presents a selection of music from the 2018 Bath Mozartfest. Pianist Angela Hewitt performs Beethoven’s Sonata in C major, which the composer dedicated to one of his most supportive patrons, Count Ferdinand von Waldstein. This is followed by Mozart’s Quintet in E flat major, K452. The work was premiered in 1784 in Vienna’s Imperial Court Theatre, to the greatest applause, according to Mozart.
Beethoven: Sonata in C major, Op 53 (Waldstein)
Angela Hewitt, piano
Mozart: Quintet in E flat for piano and winds, K452
Michael McHale, piano
Produced by Luke Whitlock
Photo credit: Enlightened Lighting