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Vous trouvez ça classique ?

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Classical music is not for you... it's stuffy, it's uptight, right? No more misconceptions! Ensemble Appassionato and its conductor Mathieu Herzog break the codes with its 'Vous Trouvez ça Classique?' learning concerts. This third of four concerts asks 'Why do telephones around the world ring with the melody of Mozart's 40th symphony?'

Is that tune you’re humming Mozart or Beethoven? And what is it about that Schubert melody that gives you goose bumps every time? Did you listen to Tchaikovsky on repeat over and over during lockdown but never actually attended a live orchestra performance? Mathieu Herzog and Appassionato have you covered with its series of  learning concerts tailor made to take the plunge and discover, understand, and put words and names to sounds, instruments, eras, styles and composers.

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