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Abendempfindung, K523

First line:
Abend ist's, die Sonne ist verschwunden
composer
24 June 1787
author of text

John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Roger Vignoles (piano)
Recording details: June 1997
Rosslyn Hill Unitarian Chapel, Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Mark Brown
Engineered by Antony Howell & Julian Millard
Release date: October 1998
Total duration: 5 minutes 22 seconds

Cover artwork: Initiation ceremony in a Viennese Masonic Lodge during the reign of Joseph II (1784) by Ignaz Unterberger (1748-1797)
Historisches Museum der Stadt Vienna / Bridgeman Art Library, London
 
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Reviews

'This marvellous compilation offers no fewer than 25 Mozart songs which genuinely redress this grossly neglected part of his output. A disc which offers rich rewards' (The Independent)

'[An] irresistible disc' (The Times)

'Sheer bliss' (The Sunday Times)