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Clara Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky

In Tune's specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music, today featuring a moment of serene calm from Clara Schumann, a song about a flea by Mussorgsky, a haunting choral piece from Estonia, and a delightful confection for wind instruments and orchestra by Mozart.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Clara Schumann

    Romance, Op 22 No 1

    Performer: Daniel Hope. Performer: Sebastian Knauer.
    • DG.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Sleeping Beauty (Waltz)

    Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker suite etc: New York Philharmonic/Bernstein.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 25.
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Mephistopheles's Song in Auerbach's Cellar (Song of the Flea)

    Performer: Pavlina Dokovska. Singer: Mikhail Svetlov.
    • Russian Songs.
    • Naxos.
    • 001.
  • Alonso Mudarra

    Fantasia X

    Performer: Julian Bream.
    • RCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sinfonia Concertante in E flat major, K 297b (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Sabine Meyer. Performer: Diethelm Jonas. Performer: Bruno Schneider. Performer: Sergio Azzolini. Orchestra: Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Hans Vonk.
    • Mozart: Clarinet Concertos: Sabine Meyer.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Veljo Tormis

    Laulusild (Bridge of Song)

    Choir: Eesti Filharmoonia Kammerkoor. Conductor: Paul Hillier.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
  • Max Bruch

    Eight Pieces, Op 83 (No 7 in B major)

    Ensemble: ensemble incanto.
    • Johannes Brahms/Max Bruch.
    • EBS.
    • 11.


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