From Mozart at the Viennese Opera House to the hills resounding with the sound of music, explore it all with this guide to Austria's finest. It also includes tips on where to sample the best strudels, schnitzels and schnapps.
Don’t be put off by the title: this is wonderful music, and all the words indicate is that the pieces can be used in church or court… what you get in these 12 sonatas is the music of gesture: sweeping roulades, folksy melodies, plangent fanfares. Fiercely incisive playing from Ars Antiqua, the six strings led by Gunar Letzbor, and unforced accuracy from the trumpets.
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