180 Days With Mozart And Me

A Survey Of The Philips Complete Mozart Edition…From Symphonies Through Theatre And Ballet Music

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Entries Tagged as 'Edo de Waart'

Of Seven Year Itches and Netherlands Wind Ensembles (Divertimenti for Strings & Winds, Box 3)

January 15th, 2010 · No Comments · Box 3: Divertimenti for Strings & Wind, Divertimento in B flat, Duos for 2 Horns, Edo de Waart, K439b No. 2, K439b No. 4, K439b No. 5, K487, Mozart at 19, Mozart at 25, Mozart at 26, Mozart at 30, Munich (1775), Netherlands Wind Ensemble, Seven Year Anniversary, Vienna (1781-82 or 1785), Vienna (July 27 1786)

Yesterday was our seven-year anniversary. It seems like it’s only been seven months. They say time flies when you’re having fun. I can attest to that because my wife and I are having the time of our lives. For one thing, we both love Classical music – she so much that she’s been a French [...]

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Of Pedestals and Oboists (Divertimenti for Strings & Winds, Box 3)

January 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Adagio in B flat, Adagio in C, Adagio in F, Amelie, Amy Adams, Audrey Tautou, Box 3: Divertimenti for Strings & Wind, Divertimento in B flat, Divertimento in E flat, Edo de Waart, Holliger Wind Ensemble, K166, K186, K289, K410, K411, K580a/KA94, Mozart at 17, Mozart at 21, Mozart at 26, Mozart at 27, Mozart at 32, Netherlands Wind Ensemble, Salzburg (1777), Salzburg (March 1773), Salzburg (March 24 1773), Vienna (1782), Vienna (1782-3), Vienna (1788)

It’s official. The adorable, exceptionally talented Audrey Tautou, who stars in Amélie, the 2001 Academy Award-nominated French film I’ve watched two nights in a row, has knocked Amy Adams off The Pedestal. Audrey is now my favorite actress. But don’t be sad, Amy. You’re still a very close second. By the way, the soundtrack to [...]

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