The Mozart Festival Radio Program Details

Detailed listings of music and performers for the The Mozart Festival 4-part series of 1-hour radio programs are below. Check with your local public radio station for broadcast dates and times.

Hour One

  • Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
    Vienna Philharmonic
    Teodor Currentzis, conductor
    Mozart: Concerto for Piano & Orchestra in c minor, KV 491 “Allegro”
     
  • Benjamin Hulett, tenor (Lucio Silla)
    Sylvia Schwartz, soprano (Giunia)
    Lydia Teuscher, soprano (Cecilio)
    Carolyn Sampson, soprano (Celia)
    Andrew Foster-Williams, baritone (Lucio Cinna)
    Andrew Tortise, tenor (Aufidio)
    Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
    Salzburg Bach Choir
    Ivor Bolton, conductor
    J. C. Bach: “Lucio Silla” (excerpts)
    No. 15 Coro “Se Gloria il crin ti cinse”
    No 16  Terzetto “Quell’orgoglioso sdegno”
     
  • Camerata Salzburg
    Louis Langrée, conductor
    Mozart: Symphony in D, KV 385 “Haffner”

Hour Two

  • Vienna Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Mozart: Serenade in D, KV 320 “Posthorn-Serenade”
    Adagio Maestoso – Allegro con spirito
    Menuetto – Trio I – Trio II
    Finale. Presto
     
  • Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
    Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor
    Mozart: Symphony in C, KV 338 “Allegro vivace”
     
  • Feature:
    Gabrielle Ramsauer, Director of Museums/Mozarteum Foundation Salzburg
    “Mozart Portraits”
     
  • Sophie Mitterhuber, soprano
    Bernadette Furch, alto
    Maximilian Kiener, tenor
    André Schuen, bass
    Heribert Metzger, organ
    Salzburger Domchor
    Jugendkantorei am Dom
    Janos Czifra, conductor
    Mozart: Missa solemnis in C, KV 337 “Kyrie” & “Gloria”
     
  • Le Cercle de L’Harmonie
    Jérémie Rhorer, conductor
    Mozart: Symphony in G, KV 110

Hour Three

  • Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble
    Olga Peretyatko, soprano
    Christian Helmer, bass baritone
    Marc Minkowski, conductor
    Mozart: Excerpts, “Don Giovanni,” KV 527
    Overture
    Don Giovanni / Zerlina: Duettino, “Là ci darem la mano”
    Donna Anna: Aria, “Or sai chi l’onore”
    Don Giovanni: Aria, “Fin ch’han dal vino”
     
  • Feature:
    Ulrich Leisinger, Director of Research/Mozarteum Foundation Salzburg
    “Mozart Family: Everyday Life”
     
  • Maria João Pires, piano
    Vienna Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Mozart: Concerto for Piano & Orchestra in d minor, KV 466

Hour Four

  • Vienna Philharmonic
    Teodor Currentzis, conductor
    Mozart: Symphony in C, KV 425 “Linz” “Adagio – Allegro spiritoso”
     
  • Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
    Ivor Bolton, conductor
    J. C. Bach: Lucio Silla, “Sinfonia”
     
  • Feature:
    Armin Brinzing, Director of Bibliotheca Mozartiana/Mozarteum Foundation Salzburg
    “Mozart Letters & Diaries”
     
  • Le Cercle de L’Harmonie
    Jérémie Rhorer, conductor
    Mozart: Symphony in A, KV 201

Bonus Special: Lucio Silla by Johann Christian Bach

  • Benjamin Hulett, tenor (Lucio Silla)
    Sylvia Schwartz, soprano (Giunia)
    Lydia Teuscher, soprano (Cecilio)
    Carolyn Sampson, soprano (Celia)
    Andrew Foster-Williams, baritone (Lucio Cinna)
    Andrew Tortise, tenor (Aufidio)
    Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
    Salzburg Bach Choir
    Ivor Bolton, conductor
    J. C. Bach: “Lucio Silla”

You can follow along with a downloadable, full English translation of the original Italian libretto here: Libretto: Lucio Silla.