Classical Season 2015/16

Mozart Mass In C Minor

Royal Northern Sinfonia

Sage One

Buses from Alnwick and Hexham

BECK L’île déserte Overture (6)
STRAUSS Oboe Concerto (26’)
MOZART Mass in C minor ‘The Great’ (55’)

Clemens Schuldt conductor
Steven Hudson oboe
Sally Matthews soprano
Rosemary Joshua soprano
Stuart Jackson tenor
Thomas Tatzl baritone
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Facing the potential loss of his beloved Constanze, who was struck down with illness before their wedding, Mozart composed the Mass in C Minor in a state of overwhelming joy at her recovery.

Steven Hudson talks about the Strauss Oboe Concerto:

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