Performed by the Purcell Quartet
Tag: 18th century composers
Weber had a significant impact on composers of the Romantic period, particularly in Germany.
‘Don Giovanni’ is generally regarded as one of Mozart’s supreme achievements and one of the greatest operas of all time, or so they say. See if you agree.
Chamber music is on the menu today.
Johann Joseph Fux (1660 – 1741) was an Austrian composer and court musician of the late Baroque era.
Here’s something light for the first Sunday in 2020.
Wanhall’s music was well respected by Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven.
About 1785, Haydn, Dittersdorf, Mozart and Wanhal played string quartets together, Dittersdorf taking first violin, Haydn second violin, Mozart viola, and Wanhal cello.
Here’s something a bit more contemplative.
Another Czech composer today.