Mozart’s Oboe Concerto is fluid and supremely elegant. It’s hard to believe that Mozart once wrote that he did not enjoy writing this kind of work. With its light orchestration, the oboe shines in both slow, elegiac and quick bouncy movements, such as its Haydnesque finale. In Haydn’s Symphony no. 90, themes build into energetic and joyous surprises throughout. And the finale contains one of his famous jokes: just when you think it’s over...
MOZART Oboe Concerto
HAYDN Symphony no. 90
Gábor Takács-Nagy conductor
Nick Deutsch oboe
Duration: approx. 1 hour (no interval)
Complimentary morning tea served from 10am in the ground floor foyer.
Presented in partnership with Melbourne Recital Centre
Gábor Takács-Nagy’s ANAM Residency is generously supported by Sieglind D’Arcy and the Serp Hills Foundation
Nick Deutsch’s ANAM Artistic Director position is generously supported byJanet Holmes à Court AC
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