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Music Inspired by Birds

A selection of music inspired by birds, from concerts around Europe. Stravinsky: The Song of the Nightingale. Rimsky-Korsakov: Fantasy on Themes from The Golden Cockerel.

In keeping with the theme of the day, music inspired by birds from concerts around Europe

Stravinsky: The Song of the nightingale
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, conductor

Rimsky-Korsakov: Fantasy on Themes from 'The Golden Cockerel'
Anne-Liisa Bezrodny, violin
Vikingur Ólafsson, piano.

40 minutes

Music Played

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Le Chant du rossignol (Song of the Nightingale)

    Performer: DR SymfoniOrkestret. Performer: Alain Altinoglu.
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Fantasy from 'The Golden Cockerel'

    Performer: Anna-Liisa Bezrodny. Performer: Víkingur Ólafsson.
  • Leos Janáček

    On an Overgrown Path: Good night

    Ensemble: Energie Nove Quartet.

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