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Purcell, Janacek, Gesualdo

In Tune's specially curated playlist: music by Purcell, Janacek and Gesualdo; plus a rapturous duet by Monteverdi, and performances by Glenn Gould, Andreas Scholl and Nina Simone.

In Tune's specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music, featuring favourites, lesser-known gems, and a few surprises. Tonight's selection brings together a furious fandango, a tortured lament by Gesualdo, and a rapturous love duet by Monteverdi; plus flights of chromatic fantasy from Glenn Gould, and the voices of Andreas Scholl and Nina Simone. The perfect way to usher in your evening.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Leos Janáček

    Mladi (Youth Suite); 3rd mvt, Vivace

    Performer: Philippa Davies. Performer: Gareth Hulse. Performer: Michael Collins. Performer: Richard Watkins. Performer: Robin O'Neill. Performer: Peter Sparks. Ensemble: London Winds.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Félix Máximo López

    Variaciones del fandango español

    Performer: Andreas Staier.
    • Variaciones del Fandango espanol.
    • Teldec.
    • 8.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    Moro, Lasso, Al Mio Duolo For 5 Voices [1611b]

    Performer: Patricia Kopatchinskaja. Orchestra: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
    • Death and The Maiden.
    • ALPHA.
    • 006.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No 7

    Orchestrator: Iván Fischer. Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • DECCA.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chromatic fantasia and fugue in D minor, BWV 903

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
    • Glenn Gould plays J.S. Bach, D. Scarlatti, and C.P.E. Bach.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 16.
  • Leslie Bricusse

    Feeling Good

    Singer: Nina Simone. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Hal Mooney.
    • Nina Simone: My baby just cares for me.
    • Verve.
    • 5.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Pur ti miro

    Singer: Núria Rial. Singer: Philippe Jaroussky. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Virgin.

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