Mozart: Duettino ("Via resti servita") from The Marriage of Figaro

Orchestral Excerpts | Nancy Wu, Violin
Bt_movie_not_in_use Nancy plays the excerpt 00h:00m:00s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Rhythm is inherent in the writing, whether melodic or accompanimental 00h:01m:58s
Bt_movie_not_in_use What is the character of the rhythm? 00h:02m:29s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Dealing with several emotions at the same time 00h:02m:42s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Intonation and elegant sound 00h:03m:28s
Bt_movie_not_in_use 16ths need to come exactly in time, but should sound melodic 00h:04m:02s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Phrase of at the end of the top of the line 00h:04m:25s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Second part is more lyrical 00h:04m:41s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Triplets with dots need more sparkle, off the string 00h:05m:44s
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Nancy Wu, Associate Concertmaster of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, plays and discusses the Duettino - "Via resti servita" from Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.

Composers:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Works:
The Marriage of Figaro

Instruments:
Violin

Recorded Date: 22-04-2013



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Nancy Wu
Violin

Nancy Wu has served as Associate Concertmaster of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra since 1989. She performs regularly with the MET Chamber Ensemble and has been a guest artist with the Chamber Music Society of Martha's Vineyard and the Fondation Giannada in Martigny, Switzerland. Ms. Wu has been a coach for the Verbier Festival Orchestra since its founding in 2000. She is an exclusive artist for Thomastik-Infeld Strings. Ms. Wu is a Fulbright grant recipient, and she graduated with honors from Stanford University and the Vienna Hochschule für Musik.