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DR. VON LYRIC: Giovanni Variations #1

Apr 22, 2015 2:23:00 PM
By BLO Staff

BLO's production of Don Giovanni is roaring ahead...it is currently loading into the theatre.

But while we prepare to confront the irresistible but treacherous Don in person, let's calmly listen to some virtuosic variations by various 19th-century composers drawn to Mozart's unique blend of charm and high drama.

Liszt (who would perhaps appreciate Lang Lang's visual sense of theatre!):

Thalberg:

Chopin:

Danzi:

...and  by one of Mozart's sons:

Topics: Don Giovanni, New Production

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