AMPAG, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Adelaide Symphony Orchestra:Mozart at Elder Four

Mozart at Elder Four

December 2019

Wed 04 

11:30 AM

Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Elder Hall University of Adelaide

AdelaideSouth Australia

 
 

Two sides of Mozart: the outgoing flair for drama epitomised by the Overture to The Magic Flute, and the inward, profound serenity of an Adagio.

Natsuko Yoshimoto - Director/Violin 
David Lang - Presenter

Mozart - The Magic Flute: Overture 
Mozart - Adagio for violin & orchestra 
Stravinsky - Apollon musagète

Two sides of Mozart: the outgoing flair for drama epitomised by the Overture to The Magic Flute, and the inward, profound serenity of an Adagio. A perfect balance of expression and restraint. Stravinsky’s neo-classical ballet score aspires to the same ideals, embodied in Apollo, god of music. Diaghilev heard it as “music not of this world, but from somewhere above…”