52' WS 16:9 FHA. HDV/DVCPRO50.

Transmissions: 21 January 2006, 3 March 2007, 11:00am Sunday 30 November 2008, 11:30am Sunday 14 June 2009, and 11:00am Sunday 27 December 2009.

 

"You don't need an excuse to celebrate the music of Mozart but that his [250th] birthday on January 27 has given us this novel, thoughtfully produced hour is something all lovers of music can be thankful for."      - (The Age, Melbourne, 19 Jan 06)


"A cultured, melodious way to pass an afternoon."
    - (Sydney Morning Herald - "The Guide" 16 Jan 06)

 

Recorded live at the Sydney Town Hall, James Morrison and the SBS Youth Orchestra pay tribute to the 250th birthday of the great Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart [on 27 January 2006].   Jazz virtuoso James Morrison adapts some well-known Mozart repertoire, as well as some common garden implements to perform the Mozart 4th Horn Concerto.

Also available on DVD from SBS/Universal.

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