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Angela Hewitt album feature a selection of Mozart's earliest piano concertos. She's been telling us all about it...
The Canadian pianist's new CD features recordings of Mozart Piano Concertos Nos. 6, 8 and 9 written while the young composer was still residing with his family in Salzburg. For the recordings, Angela is joined by the Orchestra Da Camera Di Mantova.
Classic FM's Lucy Coward spoke to Angela about recording the album, the continuing ability of Mozart's music to surprise, and why it's still important that she practises every day.
Angela Hewitt has just been in Australia performing recitals in Melbourne and Frankston. She next goes to Asia for concerts in Beijing and Hong-Kong before embarking on a short tour around Europe. She will be playing in London at the Wigmore Hall on Friday 25 November.