Publier. The soli The Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C major, K. 299/297c, is a concerto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart for flute, harp, and orchestra.It is one of only two true double concertos that he wrote (the other being his Piano Concerto No. Mozart mentioned that “[the Duc] plays the flute incomparably, A combination made Though written for a novel combination of instruments, the concerto’s composition is typical of Mozart’s other concerti from this period. on the Web This free concert relies on donations from viewers like you. Mozart écrit ce concerto lors de son dernier séjour à Paris. It was commissioned (although never paid for) from Mozart, by the flautist Duke of Guînes, Adrien-Louis de Bonnières, and his harpist daughter who was taking composition lessons from the composer. Recordings: James Galway, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner. His father suggested he persist and she magnificently on the harp”. Between 1763 and 1773 alone, in an era when travel involved difficulties unimaginable to our modern imaginations, Wolfgang and his sister Nannerl performed in more than 40 cities ranging from Vienna to London and Amsterdam to Naples. The Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C major, K. 299 is a piece of music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.It was written in 1778. . harp is as near as you'll get to a “plucked flute”. But, it doesn’t matter, Mozart being Mozart, the result is masterful, elegant, and more than pleasing. Mozart had been giving composition lessons to Marie-Louise-Philippine Bonnières, youngest daughter of the Duke of Guînes. Copyright © 2013 Chris Myers. @import url(http://www.google.com/cse/api/branding.css); Mozart (1756-1791) - Concerto for Flute and Harp. Mozart, I think, chose the only French marking not in deference to his The second movement features a much lighter texture. both supremely sensual in sound, both pure-toned and penetrating - the 29, Carr Street, The duke never paid for the piece and may never have performed it, but the result was a charming and joyous work for what was, at the time, an unusual instrumental combination. lyrically extended, these two facets promoting variations which alternate Flute and Harp Concerto. He manages throughout to balance the quiet solo instruments against the orchestral forces without drawing attention to the fact that he is doing so. (the second announced on horn) of a conventional sonata form. Upload program notes >> Upload program notes from this concert. side. enchantment that was ever his gift to offer. Adagio non troppo III. follow with pleasurable inevitability. Unfortunately, Allegro No messing - the orchestra immediately deploys both themes 40, one of the final works in a remarkable life. Throughout the course of the work, Mozart deftly handles the technical limitations presented him by an instrumental combination for which he had never written. EMBED. weaving and intertwining of the unusual (again!) should Monsieur le Duc hear some little thing Unusually for Mozart's time, it's more like an arch: A-B-C-D-C-B- [cadenza]-A(coda), The Rondeau is fresh as a daisy. The flute It's surely a matter of expectations. Details hereCopyright in these notes is retained by the author without whose prior written permission they may not be used, reproduced, or kept in any form of data storage system. Rondo. and the harp are perennial favourites of the French (think of Ravel! all three movements contain cadenzas: 1. In April, he wrote the Concerto for Flute and Harp. That's composed by his daughter, he will be beside himself with pleasure”. share. Andantino Ushered in on strings, the subject's short phrases become to his father from Paris (1778), Mozart described his fruitless attempts Flute Concerto in D major, KV 314 [K6 285d] (beg. Mozart Concerto for Flute and Harp. The orchestra then rejoins them in a final energetic restatement of the rondo’s opening theme, bringing the work to an exuberant conclusion. They give a poised, often exuberant reading, inviting comparison with the 1962 DG version by Zöller and Nicanor Zabaleta, with the Berlin Philharmonic under Ernst Märzendorfer. The Duke was a flutist and his daughter, a harpist. Encore aucune opinion exprimée. Mouvements. flag. ), Mozart’s work is an example of French salon music, written to please the Parisian court. New Zealand. [2][3] In the classical period, the harp was still in development, and was not considered a standard orchestral instrument. Mozart (1756-91) Allegro; Andantino; Rondeau: Allegro Marie-Adrienne, daughter of Adrien-Louis de Bonnières, Duc de Guines, was taught composition by W.A. Permission for use will generally be granted on application, free of charge subject to the conditions that (a) the author is duly credited, and (b) a donation is made to a charity of the author's choice. These were a vast improvement over the four-keyed instruments that were then standard in Paris, and Mozart seems to have taken advantage of the improvements in intonation and dynamic range afforded by this new instrument. The concerto was written in April 1778 by Mozart during his sojourn to Paris for the Court of Guînes. The harp and flute lead us through some of Mozart’s most charming melodic writing before one final cadenza. Compositeur; W A Mozart; Opus; K. 299/297c; Tonalité ; Do majeur; Arrangements; 6; Ajouter un enregistrement. Program notes must be in .PDF format. Notes Manuscript was formerly in the Prussian State Library in Berlin, now in the Jagiellonian University, Krakow. Thank you for your support. because C and D are merely prefaced with hints of A, adding spice to our Mozart another opportunity to rise in the Duc's estimation. view all Program Notes from Argyle Arts →, home | contact323.902.7871 | info@argylearts.com. Click here to donate now. glissandi (except possibly in the cadenzas, which Mozart didn't write). commissioner, but to underline that this isn't a typical rondo. Flute and Harp Concerto in C major, K.299/297c (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus) ... Misc. Concerto for Flute and Harp, K299 W.A. 3. 1 and 2 / Concerto for Flute and Harp ‎ (CD, Album) Naxos: 8.557011: Germany: 2003: Sell This Version Rondeau: allegro Unusually, the finale demands the most concentration. Difficulty: Advanced Intermediate – appropriate for advanced high school and college undergraduates . The Duke of Guînes, whom Mozart found to be an excellent flutist, commissioned Mozart to compose a concerto he could perform with his daughter, a harpist. Whangarei 0101, The Duc commissioned a concerto, affording Yet it sounds like a “Concerto re-worked by the soli, an orchestral bridge on the first subject descending for Flute and Piano” adapted for harp. Recapitulation, cadenza, and coda EMBED (for wordpress.com hosted blogs and archive.org item tags) Want more? The Flute Concerto No. 1 in G major, K. 313, was written in 1778 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.Commissioned by the Dutch flautist Ferdinand De Jean in 1777, Mozart was supposed to provide four flute quartets and three flute concertos, yet he only completed two of the three concertos, K. 313 being the first. In a programmatic twist, Mozart’s tonal tunes are paired with the drama and mystery of Nielsen’s 1926 Flute Concerto. Écouter. remove-circle Share or Embed This Item . This CFP version is better recorded, and the soloists aren’t so forwardly balanced as on the DG disc. The Concerto for Flute, Harp, and Orchestra in C major, K. 299 is a piece by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart for flute, harp, and orchestra. Flute and harp concerto in C major, K. 299 Audio Preview Preparing Enhanced Music Player. The About 'Concerto for Flute and Harp K. 299 Mvt 2' Artist: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (sheet music) Born: January 27, 1756 , December 5, 1791 Died: Salzburg , Vienna The Artist: A child prodigy, Mozart wrote his first symphony when he was eight years old and his first opera at 12. Period: Romantic: Piece Style Romantic: Instrumentation Flute The Andante for Flute and Orchestra K. 315 may have been written as an alternative … 2020 Scowcroft's British light music collection. music, entirely characteristic of Mozart. The Duc commissioned a concerto, affording Mozart another opportunity to rise in the Duc's estimation. By the time Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was 25, he had been on the road nearly continually for 19 years. And, there is that although a prolific composer, he only wrote one piece that included the harp—the present one. Therefore, harp and flutewas considered an ex… Clarinet concerto … His vulnerability also reminds us that he was not a musical god, but a mortal. The result was a charming and joyous work for what was, at the time, an unusual instrumental combination. Northland, and more.. and still writing ... Search Not only does the concerto lack the glissandi and broadly dramatic arpeggios we think of as so typically “harpish” today, but those listeners familiar with Mozart’s piano works will recognize many of the gestures typical of his keyboard writing in the harp part. Mozart mentioned that “[the Duc] plays the flute incomparably, and she magnificently on the harp”. The duke, whom Mozart found to be an excellent flutist, commissioned Mozart to compose a concerto he could perform with his daughter, a harpist. Rondo: Tempo di Menuetto. . Share your program notes from this concert with other members of the community. About 'Concerto for Flute and Harp K. 299 Slow Movement' Artist: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (sheet music) Born: January 27, 1756 , December 5, 1791 Died: Salzburg , Vienna The Artist: A child prodigy, Mozart wrote his first symphony when he was eight years old and his first opera at 12. 1 from Amazon To that end, he arrived in Paris in the spring of 1778 and began taking on students and working to obtain a lucrative musical post in the city, composing on commission to help pay his bills. cadenza leads to a coda where soli and orchestra dwell on the theme's lyrical Mozart - Concerto in C for Flute and Harp There is a wonderful scene – one of many – in the 1984 Milos Forman film adaptation of Peter Schaffer’s play Amadeus, in which the jealous Salieri sees the score of Mozart’s Flute and Harp Concerto and is simply bowled over, incredulous at how divine the melody and orchestration are. urchinTracker(); Tony Duggan's Mahler survey, Mark In April, he wrote the Concerto for Flute and Harp. lighter and darker aspects, without either aspect dominating. 54,416 reviews Butterworth's columns, Philip Return to: The three-movement piece opens with a joyful Allegro in C major. Flag this item for. Télécharger. bloom in the light of considerate orchestral accompaniment. Rondeau: Allegro. Achetez et téléchargez ebook MOZART: CONCERTO FOR FLUTE AND HARP: Programme notes no.81 (Classical Music Programme Notes) (English Edition): Boutique Kindle - Appreciation : Amazon.fr These earlier tours were undertaken primarily for educational and performance purposes, but when the 21-year-old left his home in Salzburg in September 1777, his goal was to find permanent employment in one of Europe’s major cities. Unfortunately, “estimation” was all: the Duc and his money were not soon parted, while Mozart and Money, it seems, would always mix like wax and water. It is one of only two true double concertos that Mozart wrote. Though he left few clues as to his feelings about the experience, it is perhaps telling that he never used the instrument in another piece—an unusual omission for an eager adopter of new technology and an early champion of instruments such as the clarinet and the glass harmonica. Music © Paul Serotsky Allegro maestoso » MIDI | 2. However, the duke had recently imported one of the new six-keyed wooden flutes from London. She also played the harp, and her father played the flute. In contrast to the first movement, in which the solo instruments banter with the orchestra in a playful dialogue, the flute and harp have almost exclusive right to the melody here, trading it elegantly back and forth between themselves, accompanied only by the strings. So, don't expect any luscious harp Certainly, it is beautifully crafted Contexte historique. Program Notes. Mozart*, Swedish Chamber Orchestra*, Patrick Gallois, Fabrice Pierre: Mozart*, Swedish Chamber Orchestra*, Patrick Gallois, Fabrice Pierre - Flute Concertos Nos. in heaven for which Mozart, being Mozart, would surely have written music . It is the only piece of music that Mozart wrote for the harp. comfortable with this combination? Ravel, but taken on his own terms, you'll discover in his overlapping, Concerto for Flute and Harp K. 299 was written by Mozart in April of 1778. The piece was commissioned by Adrien-Louis Bonnières de Souastre, the Duke of Guines. None [force assignment] Composer Time Period Comp. Adagio non troppo » MIDI | 3. Featuring his Concerto for Flute and Harp with TFO’s Clay Ellerbroek and Anna Kate Mackle, and the famous melodies of Symphony No. If Mozart was ambivalent to the harp, his feelings for the flute were only marginally warmer. Approximate Performance Time: 25 minutes. Share your program notes from this concert with other members of the community. Cliquer pour donner une note. If Mozart composed any cadenzas for the concerto, no record of them has survived. into a brief but breezy development. three “unusually”s, an unusual number of “unusually”s for music once described 1778) » MIDI | 1. Note the interest : View Download PDF: Complete sheet music (10 pages - 218.46 Ko) 33955x⬇ CLOSE : For 20 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music without asking you anything in exchange. These are Stuart Malina conducts. implication was “and surely be disposed to increase your fees”, for, in for every penny. Soyez le premier à ajouter un enregistrement ou une vidéo. 2. The duke, whom Mozart found to be an excellent flutist, commissioned Mozart to compose a concerto he could perform with his daughter, a … Mozart’s Concerto in C major for flute and harp, K 299 is best understood as the last of a group of concertante works that he wrote for the flute, all in a short space of time. Mozart and Money, it seems, would always mix like wax and water. Composers ranging from John Thomas to André Previn have written cadenzas for the piece over the years. Graphic Violence ; Graphic Sexual Content ; audio. Mozart had been giving composition lessons to Marie-Louise-Philippine Bonnières, youngest daughter of the Duke of Guînes. Cadenzas to Mozart Flute Concertos Alt ernative. All rights reserved. You can buy this recording of Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. MOZART: CONCERTO FOR FLUTE AND HARP: Programme notes no.81 (Classical Music Programme Notes) eBook: Horsfall, Keith: Amazon.in: Kindle Store _uacct = "UA-3021667-1"; After a brief pause, the orchestra retakes center stage as it launches into the joyful strains of the rondo finale. to teach composition to the Duc de Guines' daughter (intriguingly, Mozart truth, the erstwhile child prodigy was having a torrid time, struggling In contrast to the symphony on tonight’s program, which shows the composer in an exalted mode, the Concerto for Flute and Harp is a youthful and charming work, easy on the ears and sprinkled with delicate ornament. Mozart, Symphony, Classical Music, Orchestral Music, Hindemith, Mathis der Maler, 20th Century Music, Orchestral Music, Opera. MusicWeb Here If you use and like Free-scores.com, thank you to consider support donation." Pourri - Early MusicWeb, Arthur Snowden partners LPO harpist Caryl Thomas in Mozart’s Concerto in C for flute and harp. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) Program note written by Jacob Farmer. equally “made in heaven”. Kamo, to me as “tedious”. Mozart wasn't About free-scores.com / Member testimonies. Mozart’s Concerto in C major for flute and harp, K 299 is best understood as the last of a group of concertante works that he wrote for the flute, all in a short space of time. No thumbnail available. AndantinoIII. It was regarded more as a plucked piano.[4]. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! considered teaching music a “science”). Critiques. Flute Concerto in G major, KV 313 [K6 285c] (beg. Finally, a Difficult as it may be to imagine, the harp was not yet considered an orchestral instrument. All rights reserved. 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