exploring the life of Mozart through his music

Sun Feb 26th 2017 at 10:30 until 12:40
Melbourne, Hawthorn Arts Centre, 360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn

Event Details

Come on an exciting journey exploring the life of Mozart through his music – beginning with the child prodigy’s very first composition at only five years of age! Listen and learn about the music of Mozart’s childhood, with performances for piano, string quartet, and clarinet quintet. You’ll even have a chance to conduct – just like Mozart! Young music lovers are invited to join Chris Howlett for this magical and informative musical journey performed by some of Melbourne’s leading musicians from Melbourne Symphony, Australian String Quartet and ANAM.

Suitable for 4 – 12 year olds.

Sessions: 10.30am and 12pm (40 minutes duration)
Tickets: $15.00 each / $50:00 Families (Maximum 2 Adults & up to 3 Children) Click on BOOK NOW for tickets.
Performers: Chris Howlett, Stewart Kelly, Blair Harris, Justin Beere, Katie Yap, Jenny Khafagi and Freya Franzen

1. Minuet in G major, KV 1e – 4 mins
2. Violin Sonata No 27 in G major, K 379– 6 mins
3. Divertimento in D major, K 136 “Salzburg Symphony No. 1”- 6 mins
4. String Quartet No.14 in G major, K.387 (4th movement)- 8 mins
5. Piano Concerto No.12 – K.414 (1st movement) – 8 mins
6. Clarinet Quintet in A major, K.581 (1st movement) – 6 mins.

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