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Spoleto Chamber Music 2010, Program 5: Lanner and Mozart

From: WDAV Classical Public Radio
Series: Spoleto Chamber Music Series 2010
Length: 59:00

More Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA with new host Lisa Simeone.This program begins with a delightful trio of Waltzes for the opera Die Werber ("The Suitors") by Viennese composer Josef Lanner, and then seques into one of the high points of Viennese classicism: Mozart's riveting String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516, featuring the St. Lawrence String Quartet with additional violist Hsin-Yun Huang.

Logostacked_small More Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA with new host Lisa Simeone.This program
begins with a delightful trio of Waltzes for the opera Die Werber
("The Suitors") by Viennese composer Josef Lanner, and then seques into one of
the high points of Viennese classicism:  Mozart's riveting
String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516, featuring the St. Lawrence String
Quartet with additional violist Hsin-Yun Huang.


Program Information:

JOSEF LANNER:  Three Waltzes from Die Werber  (“The Suitors”)
Geoff Nuttall, violin
Scott St. John, violin
Daniel Philips, viola
Tony Manzo, bass

MOZART:  String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516
The St. Lawrence String Quartet
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola



Program information, artist biographies, concert commentary by Artistic Director
Charles Wadsworth and newly-named Associate Artistic Director Geoff Nuttall are
available for download and/or on-demand listening at www.spoletochambermusic.org

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Piece Description

More Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA with new host Lisa Simeone.This program
begins with a delightful trio of Waltzes for the opera Die Werber
("The Suitors") by Viennese composer Josef Lanner, and then seques into one of
the high points of Viennese classicism:  Mozart's riveting
String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516, featuring the St. Lawrence String
Quartet with additional violist Hsin-Yun Huang.


Program Information:

JOSEF LANNER:  Three Waltzes from Die Werber  (“The Suitors”)
Geoff Nuttall, violin
Scott St. John, violin
Daniel Philips, viola
Tony Manzo, bass

MOZART:  String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516
The St. Lawrence String Quartet
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola



Program information, artist biographies, concert commentary by Artistic Director
Charles Wadsworth and newly-named Associate Artistic Director Geoff Nuttall are
available for download and/or on-demand listening at www.spoletochambermusic.org

Timing and Cues

In CUE: Broadcasts of the Bank of America Chamber Music Series from the Spoleto Festival U.S.A. are made possible by Bank of America...

Out CUE: ...and the ETV Endowment of South Carolina. Additional support comes from the Friends of WDAV.

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
JOSEF LANNER: Three Waltzes from Die Werber (“The Suitors”) Geoff Nuttall, violin; Scott St. John, violin; Daniel Philips, viola; Tony Manzo, bass 09:42
MOZART: String Quintet No. 4 in G minor, K. 516 The St. Lawrence String Quartet and Hsin-Yun Huang, viola 34:40

Related Website

http://www.spoletochambermusic.org