From opera to symphony and concerto to chamber, we look at the recordings no classical music fan should be without

From opera to symphony and concerto to chamber, we look at the recordings no classical music fan should be without

Mozart (Austrian) Child Prodigy started composing at 5 and writing symphonies at 9. Mozart wrote 29 operas,30 to 40 concertos, 50 to 60 symphonies and 20 sonatos.  Known for his Allegro, Adante, Rondo Sonatas in C major, Minuet, The Magic Flute, Unfinished Requiem . . . .

Fine Art Reproduction: Idealised Mozart-Portrait /Hader/ c.1880 by Ernst Hader

Mozart (Austrian) Child Prodigy started composing at 5 and writing symphonies at 9. Mozart wrote 29 operas,30 to 40 concertos, 50 to 60 symphonies and 20 sonatos. Known for his Allegro, Adante, Rondo Sonatas in C major, Minuet, The Magic Flute, Unfinished Requiem . . . .

Mozart at age eight. In his short life Mozart composed 655 pieces of music, including 59 symphonies, 176 chamber pieces and 23 operas.

Mozart at age eight. In his short life Mozart composed 655 pieces of music, including 59 symphonies, 176 chamber pieces and 23 operas.

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958), was an English composer of symphonies, chamber music, opera, choral music, and film scores. His style expresses a deep regard for - and fascination with - folk tunes. Simultaneously the composer's music shows patriotism toward England in the subtlest form, engendered by a feeling for ancient landscapes and for a person's small, yet not entirely insignificant, place within them.

Sonata for three: How composer Vaughan Williams shared his bedroom with a mistress 40 years his junior... and his wife

Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958), was an English composer of symphonies, chamber music, opera, choral music, and film scores. His style expresses a deep regard for - and fascination with - folk tunes. Simultaneously the composer's music shows patriotism toward England in the subtlest form, engendered by a feeling for ancient landscapes and for a person's small, yet not entirely insignificant, place within them.

"Zubin Mehta is an Indian Parsi conductor of western classical music. He is the Music Director for Life of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra."

"Zubin Mehta is an Indian Parsi conductor of western classical music. He is the Music Director for Life of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra."

Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique i. Autobiographical inspiration ii. Created the symbolic musical motif, the idée fixe 				iii. Program music intended to describe in sound a 				     literary program iv. “March to the scaffold” depicts the march of the  symphony’s hero to his execution, the dropping 				     of his head from his body, and the 				     observers 				v. Used masses of instruments to create an 					    overwhelming combination of orchestral colors  and timbre…

Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique i. Autobiographical inspiration ii. Created the symbolic musical motif, the idée fixe iii. Program music intended to describe in sound a literary program iv. “March to the scaffold” depicts the march of the symphony’s hero to his execution, the dropping of his head from his body, and the observers v. Used masses of instruments to create an overwhelming combination of orchestral colors and timbre…

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