Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
An unknown child reacted to a performance of Mozart by blurting out "WOW!" at the end of one composition.
Judges said cheese exposed to hip hop had the best smell and taste, compared to those exposed to Mozart or Led Zeppelin.
Photo of Mozart statue courtesy Tourismus Salzburg In a room illuminated by candlelight, two singers, garbed in the costumes
Beyond the nonstop stream of colorful images, what I admired was an impressive group of artists, many of whom were making their WNO debut in this beloved Mozart work.
For me, the choice was obvious: "Penny Lane," a bouncy tune that's bounced around in my head since I first heard it in my
Composer and pianist Timothy Andres's take on the subject of demigods in art is far removed from conventional Romanticism: "We like to imagine that our artists have this kind of divine inspiration. I think if they say they do, they're probably having you on," says Andres.