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Pianist Víkingur Ólafsson sets the music of Mozart amid his peers to offer a fresh take on the master composer. Ari Magg/Deutsche Grammophon hide caption

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Víkingur Ólafsson Wants To Change Your Mind About Mozart

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Don Giovanni (Gerald Finley, left) is pulled down to hell by the ghost of the Commendatore (Alastair Mills) in a Glyndebourne production of Mozart's Don Giovanni. Robbie Jack /Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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03Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, III. Rondeau

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    Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, III. Rondeau
    Album
    Mozart 5, Vieuxtemps 4 Violin Concertos
    Artist
    Hilary Hahn
    Label
    Deutsche Grammophon
    Released
    2015

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András Schiff takes late sonatas by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert to Carnegie Hall. AJ Wilhelm/for NPR hide caption

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Conductor (and flutist) Nicholas McGegan fell in love with opera as a kid. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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10Deh, vieni non tardar

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    Deh, vieni non tardar
    Album
    Le Nozze di Figaro
    Artist
    Irmgard Seefried
    Label
    EMI
    Released
    1969

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Timo Andres' new album, Home Stretch, comes out July 30. Tim Cragg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Daniel Stepner performs on the violin once owned by Mozart himself. WGBH hide caption

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Mozart's Violin Comes To Boston, Live In Concert

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Violinist Amandine Beyer holds Mozart's own violin backstage at Boston's Jordan Hall on Monday. Kathy Wittman/Courtesy of the Boston Early Music Festival hide caption

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