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Copland, Tavener, Offenbach

In Tune's specially curated playlist: including ballet music by Aaron Copland, John Tavener writing for string quartet and a traditional hornpipe arranged for violin, cello and double bass.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Piano Concerto no. 2 in G minor Op.22: 2nd mvt Allegro scherzando

    Performer: Benjamin Grosvenor. Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Judd.
    • Gershwin / Saint-Saëns / Ravel - Benjamin Grosvenor - RLPO/James Judd.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Aaron Copland

    Street in a Frontier Town; Mexican Dance (Billy the Kid)

    Orchestra: San Francisco Symphony. Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas.
    • RCA.
  • John Tavener

    Ikon of Joy and Sorrow

    Ensemble: Callino Quartet.
    • Louth Contemporary Music.
  • Sylvius Leopold Weiss

    Gigue (Sonata No 5 in C minor)

    Performer: Michel Cardin.
    • BRILLIANT.
  • Jacques Offenbach

    La belle Hélène (Overture)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Neville Marriner.
    • Offenbach: Overtures: Neville Marriner.
    • Philips.
    • 1.
  • Trad.

    College Hornpipe

    Performer: Yo‐Yo Ma. Performer: Mark O’Connor. Performer: Edgar Meyer.
    • Heartland: An Appalachian Anthology: Ma/Meyer/O'Connor/Bell.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 9.
  • John Ireland

    A Downland Suite (Elegy)

    Ensemble: Black Dyke Band. Conductor: Major Peter Parkes.
    • 150 Years Of the John Foster Black Dyke Mills Band.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 10.

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