Martin Fröst performs and conducts Mozart's Clarinet Concerto
Verbier Festival 2010
"If you've never listened to Martin Fröst, you've never really listened to the sound of a clarinet."
The Times is positive. And why shall we not dare to say: "If you've never listenned to Martin Fröst perform Mozart's Clarinet Concerto you know nothing about this masterpiece?"
Composed in 1791, only a few months before Mozart's death, this work is contemporary to the Austrian composer's most beautiful writings, such as the Magic Flute and the Requiem. This is one of the first works entirely dedicated to the recently born instrument.
A unique cast for Mozart's Quintet in C Major
Faithful to the spirit of the Verbier Festival, five instrumental soloists come together to illustrate one of the most famous pages of chamber music. Leonidas Kavakos, Henning Kraggerud, Antoine Tamestit, Nobuko Imai and Frans Helmerson ecstatically perform Mozart's Quintet No. 4.
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Leonidas Kavakos violin
Henning Kraggerud violin
Antoine Tamestit alto
Nobuko Imai alto
Frans Helmerson cello
Movie directors : Sébastien Glas, Anaïs Spiro
Collections : The Best of Mozart, The Verbier Festival
Playlist : Music and Cinema
Musical period : Classical music
Music genres : Recitals and chamber music, Orchestral music
Duration : 01 h 03 min
Location : Verbier Festival (Verbier, Switzerland)
Recording date : 2010
Production date : 2010
Production : © Idéale Audience / Museec / Arte France