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On the fifth day of Mozart | reviews, news & interviews

On the fifth day of Mozart...

On the fifth day of Mozart...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart gets the full-works treatment

...your true love might do worse than bung over a brace of concertos. Which is what BBC Radio 3 is doing on "piano day" as it nears the halfway mark of its 12-day Mozart marathon. Is it a good idea? Does any composer, even Bach, stand up to the complete treatment, hour after hour?

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