Program Notes: Mozart’s String Quintet No.4

by Jack Bryce board member andCarleton Collegeprofessor emeritus Watch this live 1966 recording of London’s Amadeus Quartet: Template not foundJim Jacobson, cello, commenting on a challenging Webern piece from last season. The String Quintet number 4 in g minor, K. 516 (1787) is one of a pair of string quintets which offer an intriguing contrast. […]


Program Notes: Mozart’s Kegelstatt

by Jack Bryce board member andCarleton Collegeprofessor emeritus Listen to Susan Billmeyer, David Pharris, and Gareth Zehngut perform Kegelstatt live on MPR hosted by Alison Young: Listen on MPR Template not foundSusan Billmeyer and Alison Young, MPR. Photo: Luke Taylor The Trio in E-flat, K. 498 (1786), for clarinet, viola, and piano, is an extremely […]


Program Notes: Mozart’s Flute Sonata in Bb major

by Jack Bryce board member andCarleton Collegeprofessor emeritus Listen below to a recording in the original instrumentation for violin and harpsichord: Template not foundJane Garvin, Flute The Flute Sonata in Bb major, K. 10, originally published as Opus 3 #1 on June 13, 1765, was one of six keyboard sonatas written in London in 1764, […]


Wolfgang and the Mozarts

by Jack Bryce board member and Carleton College professor emeritus Template not foundListen to The Musical Offering Perform! Quintet for Piano and Winds, KV452 Click the play button to the left of the gray bar above to play in your browser. Note: some browsers may not display play graphic on button.  Mozart: how a nice […]

TMO at Carnegie Hall!

This week, many of our musicians headed to New York City with the Minnesota Orchestra to perform at Carnegie Hall.  Above is a picture from just outside the building with The Musical Offerings’ Aaron Janse, Peter McGuire, John Snow, and Norbert Nielubowski. Here are a few others from the evening.  Can’t wait to see what […]