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A Musical Obsession


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Reger and Mozart
Not only did Max Reger (1873-1916) compose orchestral variations on a famous melody by Mozart, buthehintedatitslullaby-like rhythm at many points in his music. This programme traces his apparent obsession.
Mozart Piano Sonata in A (K 331): PHILIP JENKINS
Reger Songs: Leise, leise weht; Maiennacht; Hoffnungstrost; Die Mutter spricht; Wasche im Wind; Allen Welten abgewandt; Wiegenlied;
Reger Variations and Fugue on a theme by Mozart: VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, conducted by HORST STEIN. (Austrian Radio recording)
(First of three recitals of Reger and Pfitzner songs:. 4 July)


Unknown: Max Reger
Unknown: Philip Jenkins
Unknown: Allen Welten
Unknown: Miide Elizabeth Harrison
Unknown: Horst Stein.

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A Musical Obsession

BBC Radio 3, 28 June 1979 11.40

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