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Royalty in Russia and Georgian Britain

In Tune's specially curated playlist: an imaginative, eclectic mix of music, featuring favourites together with lesser-known gems, with a few surprises thrown in for good measure. The perfect way to usher in your evening.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Alexei Lvov

    God Save the Tsar

    Choir: Orthodox Singers Male Choir. Conductor: Gueorgui Smirnov.
    • Orthodox Singers Male Choir.
    • CHANT DU MONDE.
    • 13.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Keyboard Sonata in B minor, K.27

    Performer: Emil Grigoryevich Gilels.
    • LE CHANT DU MONDE.
  • Komitas

    Al Aylukhs

    Orchestra: I Musici de Montréal. Conductor: Yuli Turovsky.
    • Dances from the heart of Europe: I musici Montrel.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 044.
  • Henry Purcell

    A prince of glorious race (Who can from joy refrain?)

    Singer: Raquel Andueza. Ensemble: L’Arpeggiata. Director: Christina Pluhar.
    • Music For a While.
    • Erato.
    • 6.
  • Alfred Schnittke

    The Ball (excerpt The Census List)

    Orchestra: Russian State Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Valery Pol.
  • Richard Strauss

    Ständchen, Op 17 No 2

    Singer: Diana Damrau. Orchestra: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Thielemann.
    • Richard Strauss: Orchestral Songs, Diana Damrau/Christian Thielemann.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 11.
  • Ola Gjeilo

    Northern Lights

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • Decca.
  • Fanny Hensel

    Saltarello Romano, Op 6 No 4

    Performer: Dinorah Varsi.
    • GENUIN.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks (La réjouissance)

    Orchestra: The English Concert. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • G.F. Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks: English Concert/Pinnock.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4.

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