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Wagner, Beethoven, Rollins

In Tune's specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music, featuring favourites, lesser-known gems, and a few surprises. Tonight's mix includes exquisite Beethoven, uplifting Bach, and saxophonist Sonny Rollins playing jaw-droppingly fast.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried, Act 3 (opening)

    Singer: John Tomlinson. Orchestra: Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele. Conductor: Daniel Barenboim.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Dies irae (Requiem)

    Conductor: Sir Antonio Pappano. Singer: Anja Harteros. Singer: Sonia Ganassi. Singer: Rolando Villazón. Singer: René Pape. Choir: Santa Cecilia Chorus. Conductor: Andres Maspero. Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra.
    • Verdi: Messa Da Requiem. Pappano.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 7.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Quartet for strings (Op.132) in A minor, 3rd mvt; Canzona di ringraziamento

    Ensemble: Takács Quartet.
    • Decca.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor BWV. 232 - Sanctus

    Choir: Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Conductor: Stephen Layton.
  • Claude Debussy

    La fille aux cheveux de lin (Preludes, Book 1)

    Performer: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet.
    • Debussy: Complete works for piano vol.1: Bavouzet.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Sonny Rollins Quartet

    B. Swift

    • Prestige.
  • Olivier Messiaen

    Transports de joie (L'Ascension)

    Performer: Thomas Trotter.
    • Decca.


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