Mozart 225: Landmark releases from Decca to mark an important anniversary
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Mozart 225: Landmark releases from Decca to mark an important anniversary
Marking 225 Years Since Mozart's Passing with Landmark Sets
December 5th 2016 marks 225 years since the death of one of the greatest composers the world has ever know: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791). To commemorate the anniversary, Decca has issued Mozart 225: The New Complete Edition and has also reissued a set of 33 DVDs containing Mozart's complete operas. In addition, we have culled other recent Mozart programs from both Decca and DG, which you can find below. Rediscover the genius of Mozart!

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Free tote bag with purchase of Mozart 225!
Mozart 225: The New Complete Edition Mozart 225: The New Complete Edition [200 CDs]
The most authoritative edition ever created - Mozart's entire output, including every last performable fragment! Five hours of new recordings have been commissioned specifically for this Edition including premieres of previously-lost compositions. 30 more CDs present alternate versions of works and historic performances. Accompanying each Limited Edition set are two hardcover books, four frameable art prints, a Mozart letter and a score.

Mozart: The Complete Operas [33 DVD Videos]
As a companion to the 200-CD Mozart 225 box, Decca and DG re-release the deluxe 33-DVD set of the complete Mozart operas as staged at the 2006 Salzburg Festival. Included in the set is every opera and Singspiel, rarities and scenic fragments, plus "making-of" bonus material, artist interviews and rehearsal excerpts, all of which is presented in High-Definition and 5.1 Dolby Surround Sound.
Mozart: The Complete Operas, singspiels & scenic fragments,rehearsal excerpts and interviews

Mozart:The Singles Mozart: 'The Singles' [3 CDs]
This handsomely-packaged, affordable gift-box contains three generously-filled albums in which every track is memorable, beautiful and under four minutes in length. The three CDs are specially curated to work with your day: Mozart in the Morning, Mozart for Motivation, and Mozart for Relaxation. Mozart’s best loved pieces appear alongside some little-heard jewels including Mozart's first pieces written at the age of 5

----- More fine Mozart titles from Decca and Deutsche Grammophon -----
Mozart: The Christmas Album
Mozart:
The Christmas Album
(Available 11/18)
  A charming and well-balanced Mozartian selection of sacred, orchestral and instrumental pieces for Christmas and the holiday season.
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 17 & 25
Recommended TitleMozart: Piano Concertos Nos. 17 & 25
Dame Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Concluding her Grammy winning series of Mozart Piano Concertos,"No pianist conveys the rapture of Mozart quite like Mitsuko Uchida does."
-The Independant
Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos.18 & 19
Recommended TitleMozart: Piano Concertos Nos.18 & 19
Dame Mitsuko Uchida, piano
"In directing [the Cleveland Orchestra] herself, Uchida draws out Mozart's originality..."
-The Observer

Mozart Bass Arias
  Recommended TitleMozart: Bass Arias
Fernando Corena, Bass
"Corena offers a characterful voice in the Mozartian extracts he performs in these 1950s recordings..." -BBC Music
Mozart: Piano Sonatas and Fantasias
Mozart:
Piano Sonatas and Fantasias

Alfred Brendel, piano
As part of the celebrations of the pianist's 85th birthday, his collected Mozart solo recordings are presented for the first time on 7 CDs.
Mozart:Soprano Arias
Mozart, Puccini, & Verdi: Arias
Hilde Gueden, soprano
The legendary soprano preforms arias from 'The Magic Flute', 'The Marriage of Figarro', 'Turnadot' and many more!

Mozart: Two Sinfonia Concertantes
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante and Concertone
Davis, Marriner, ASMF
This disc brings two wonderful Mozart recordings out of relative obscurity, especially his earlier Concertone K. 190.
Mozart: Piano Quartets 1 & 2
Mozart:Piano Quartets 1 & 2
Pro Arte Quartet
Mozart’s piano quartets are two of the most important works in this genre. The first, full of anguish, while the second conjures up a more romantic side of the composer.
Mozart: Accordian Arrangements Mozart: Accordion Arrangements
Richard Galliano, Accordion
Galliano performs transcriptions of "Eine kleine Nachtmusik," the Clarinet Concerto, the "Rondo alla Turca" and much more.

Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro
Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro
Pisaroni; Karg
Recorded with a stellar cast, one of the brightest conductors of our day, and a handpicked orchestra playing at their best
Mozart: Horn Concertos Nos. 1 - 4
Mozart:
Horn Concertos Nos. 1-4

Gunter Hogner, horn; Vienna PO
Vienna PO principal Günter Högner demonstrates his skill and agility on the Viennese horn in Mozart's four horn concertos.
Mozart: Il Seraglio
Mozart: Il Seraglio
Damrau; Prohaska; Villazon
"...Nezet-Seguin shows how good he is in Mozart.He has the knack of bringing out detail..." -Gramophone

The Mozart Tapes: Concertos and Sonatas
The Mozart Tapes: Concertos & Sonatas
Friedrich Gulda, piano
For Gulda, bridging the polarities of seriousness and joie de vivre was a goal worth a lifetime.
Mozart: Violin Concertos 4&5 and Vieuxtemps
Recommended TitleMozart: Violin Concertos
4 & 5 and Vieuxtemps

Hilary Hahn, violin
"Hahn takes a Romantic view of Mozart, with bold gestures, a wide dynamic range, and fruity vibrato..." -BBC Music
Mozart: Piano Concertos 20 and 21
Mozart:
Piano Concertos 20 & 21

Jan Lisiecki, piano
Zacharias and the Bavarian RS embrace Jan Lisiecki's piano with crystalline sonorities perfect for this music.

title
Mozart: The Magic Flute
Pape; Kuhmeier; Groves
Unsurpassed Mozartian Riccardo Muti conducts the Vienna PO and a "winning cast" - New York Times
DVD Video
Mozart: Don Giovanni
Mozart: Don Giovanni
Netrebko; Frittoli; Prohaska
This performance of Mozart's Don Giovanni features a superb cast conducted by Daniel Barenboim
DVD Video | Blu-ray Video
Mozart: Requiem
Mozart: Requiem
Solti/Vienna PO
This unique performance took place on December 5, 1991, to commemorate the 200th anniversary of his death.
DVD Video

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