4th May 2005
MOZART BRINGS CONCERT SERIES TO CLOSE
An outstanding masterpiece by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will bring down the
curtain this weekend on another successful International Concert Series staged
The Britten Sinfonia Soloists directed by Nicholas Daniel will appear at the Lincoln Drill Hall on Sunday (8th May) to perform Mozart’s Serenade for 13 Winds in B flat.
They will also be performing K361 ‘Gran Partita’ with an illustrated introduction of musical examples.
The concert follows a screening at the university last month of the 1984 Peter Shaffer film ‘Amadeus’ which features Serenade for 13 Winds, an outstanding and rarely heard Mozart masterpiece.
In the film Mozart's arch rival Salieri hears the wonderful piece of music across a crowded room and realises his enemy’s true genius.
A pre-concert talk will be given at 3.30pm on Sunday and the concert itself will begin at 4.15pm.
Tickets costing £9 (£8 concessions, £4 students and under 16s) are available from the Lincoln Drill Hall box office.
The International Concert Series is just one of a number of public
cultural events staged by the
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