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Cleo Travels in Musical Spacetime: The Classical and Romantic Periods


After the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and the Baroque, Cleo travels back to the Classical and Romantic periods in Europe and experiences the symphony orchestra in all its grandeur! Who’s that standing before the orchestra, holding a magic stick? Who are these two holy monsters of music – Wolfgang and Ludwig?
Through works by the most famous Classical and Romantic composers, the young friends of the Megaron discover the secrets behind the emergence of the orchestra – the foremost music ensemble of the Classical period.

Music by Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Johannes Brahms, Gustav Holst

Concept, Music selection, Written and Performed by Sofia Topouzi

ERT National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Nikos Tsouchlos

More events in the series Sunday Mornings at Megaron: Cleo Travels in Musical Spacetime:
- Greek Tradition – From the Byzantine Epics to Modern Times (27.1.2019)
- Jazz Music (17.3.2019)