Leon Radojkovic's favourite Mozart pieces
10 May 2017
The musical director of Auckland Theatre Company's new production of Amadeus picks three personal highlights from the composer.
Amadeus by Peter Shaffer, directed by Oliver Driver, starring Ross McCormack and Michael Hurst, until Saturday 20 May, Auckland Theatre Company, ASB Waterfront Theatre, Auckland.
Don Giovanni Overture
Those first two chords alone are worth the price of entry. Heavy metal.
Ah Tutti Contenti
This is simply one of the most beautiful pieces of music I've heard. The way the melody suspends and resolves itself in unexpected ways never fails to delight.
String Quartet 19
Known as the “Dissonance” quartet – the name speaks for itself really, and I do love a good crunchy harmony.
Want the full ARTicle in your inbox each week?