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Schoenberg meets Sufjan Stevens

In Tune's specially curated playlist, which this week features festive music with a twist. Today, Arnold Schoenberg rubs shoulders with Sufjan Stevens, we go waltzing on ice with Meyerbeer, and Kerry Andrew treats us to a Juice-y arrangement of the Sans Day Carol.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Jauchzet, frohlocket! (Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248)

    Conductor: Riccardo Chailly. Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Wiebke Lehmkuhl. Singer: Martin Lattke. Singer: Wolfram Lattke. Singer: Konstantin Wolff. Choir: Dresdner Kammerchor. Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.
    • Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium; Dresdner Kammerchor, Gewandhausorchester, Riccardo C.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Nutcracker Suite, Op 71a (Tarantella)

    Music Arranger: Mikhail Pletnev.
    • Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 & Nutcracker Suite.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 3.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Notturno in G major, H II 27 (3rd mvt)

    Ensemble: Royal Academy of Music Soloists Ensemble. Conductor: Trevor Pinnock.
    • LINN RECORDS.
  • Traditional Cornish

    hollyberry song (Sans Day Carol)

    Music Arranger: Kerry Andrew. Choir: Juice Vocal Ensemble.
    • Resonus.
  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Weihnachtsmusik for 2 violins, cello, harmonium and piano

    Ensemble: Camerata de Versailles. Director: Amaury du Closel.
    • Works by Mahler, Schreker, Schoenberg, Busoni.
    • AUVIDIS.
    • 005.
  • Sufjan Stevens

    The Winter Solstice

    • Songs For Christmas.
    • Asthmatic Kitty Records.
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer

    Galop (Les patineurs)

    Orchestra: North German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Michail Jurowski.
    • CPO.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Prelude No 10, 'Un peu triste', Op 34

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Performer: Simon Crawford‐Phillips. Music Arranger: Yevgeny Strakhov.
    • Shostakovich: Music for viola and piano: Power/Crawford-Phillips.
    • Hyperion.
    • 1.
  • Trad.

    Branle de l'Officiel (Ding! Dong! Merrily on high)

    Ensemble: Taverner Players.
    • EMI.

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