Sunday musical offering

January 27, 2019

In celebration of the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), here is his “Laudate Dominum,” a musical setting of Psalm 117, composed in 1780.

Praise the Lord, all nations; praise Him, all people;
For His loving kindness is great toward us,
and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever.


Sunday musical offering

April 8, 2018


Happy birthday, Wolfgang

January 27, 2018

In celebration of the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), here is the overture to his 1786 opera The Marriage of Figaro, performed by the Boston Cello Quartet.


Sunday musical offering

October 8, 2017


Happy birthday, Wolfgang

January 27, 2017

In honor of the birthday of Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart (1756-1791), here is the final movement from his motet Exsultate, jubilate, sung by Norwegian boy wonder Aksel Rykkvin.


Some beautiful music for Sunday

February 21, 2016


Happy birthday, Wolfgang

January 27, 2016

In celebration of the 260th birthday of Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, here is a delightful transcription for two violins, viola, and cello of the final movement of his Piano Sonata No. 11, played by the Ivy String Quartet.


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