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Mozart: Symphonies Nos 1-5 / Ward, Northern Co


Release Date: 05/23/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550871   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in E flat major, K 16 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1764; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  New Broadcasting House, Manchester, UK 
Length: 13 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 2 in B flat major, K 17 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1764; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  New Broadcasting House, Manchester, UK 
Length: 16 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: This symphony is now attributed to Leopold Mozart. 
3. Symphony no 3 in E flat major, K 18 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1764; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  New Broadcasting House, Manchester, UK 
Length: 12 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is Mozart's arrangement of Carl Friedrich Abel's Symphony Opus 7 no. 6. 
4. Symphony no 4 in D major, K 19 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1765; London, England 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  New Broadcasting House, Manchester, UK 
Length: 9 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Symphony no 5 in B flat major, K 22 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Nicholas Ward
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Northern Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1765; Netherlands 
Date of Recording: 04/1994 
Venue:  New Broadcasting House, Manchester, UK 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, K. 16: I. Molto allegro
Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, K. 16: II. Andante
Symphony No. 1 in E flat major, K. 16: III. Presto
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, K. 17: I. Allegro
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, K. 17: II. Andante
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, K. 17: III. Menuetto I and II
Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, K. 17: IV. Presto
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, K. 18: I. Molto allegro
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, K. 18: II. Andante
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, K. 18: III. Presto
Symphony No. 4 in D major, K. 19: I. Allegro
Symphony No. 4 in D major, K. 19: II. Andante
Symphony No. 4 in D major, K. 19: III. Presto
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, K. 22: I. Allegro
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, K. 22: II. Andante
Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, K. 22: III. Molto allegro

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