AN ORCHESTRAL CONCERT by the BUXTON PAVILION GARDENS AUGMENTED
Musical Director, HORACE FELLOWES
Relayed from the Pavilion Gardens, Buxton
THE Symphony received its name because it was written in the town of Linz
(in 1783). Here Mozart stayed with one Count Thun, and gave a concert in the theatre. He writes: 'As I have not a single symphony with me, I am writing one for dear life, to be ready in time.' This Symphony in C may perhaps have been the work he refers to, though that is not certain.
It contains four Movements-the splendidly vigorous and varied First Movement (opening with a short slow Introduction), the gracious, tenderly and deeply romantic Slow Movement, the brisk Minuet, and the enargetic, effortless Finale.
: Pictures in Music
Three Famous Pictures (Haydn Wood): The
Village Wedding (painted by Luke Fildes); The Doctor (painted by Luke Fildes); The Laughing Cavalier (painted by Franz Hals). Played by the Sunshine Trio. The pictures will be described by Robert Roberts. Songs by Betty Wheatley
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