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Accordionist Richard Galliano again forges new paths in classical music with this album of well-known Mozart pieces. The third album of classical repertoire from the legendary jazz accordionist follows his successful albums of Bach and Vivaldi. Here he enlists the help of a talented quintet of string players to perform transcriptions of Eine kleine Nachtmusik, the Clarinet Concerto and more.

The Mozart: Flute Quartet in D major, K 285: II, Adagio (3:55) & Clarinet Concerto in A major, K 622: III, Rondo (8:36) from 'Richard Galliano Plays Mozart' on Deutsche Grammophon is Today's WFMT: Chicago - Featured CD for Sunday July 24 2016.

Richard Galliano, accordion; Bertrand Cervera & Stéphane Hénoch, violins; Jean-Paul Minali-Bella, viola; Raphaël Perraud, cello; Sylvain Le Provost, double bass