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Duke Ellington and the Prince of Venosa

In Tune's specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music, featuring favourites, lesser-known gems, and a few surprises. Tonight’s selection includes Gesualdo, Debussy on vibes and dreams of Lahore; final destination: Isfahan.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Alexander von Zemlinsky


    Ensemble: Les Vents Français.
    • French Music for Winds.
    • WARNER.
    • 7.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Mazurka In B Flat Minor, Op. 24/4

    Performer: Pavel Kolesnikov.
    • Chopin: Mazurkas.
    • Hyperion.
    • 010.
  • Claude Debussy

    Midi, Do Majeur

    Ensemble: Quatuor Debussy.
    • Debussy… et le jazz.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 103.
  • Carlo Gesualdo

    O vos omnes, II

    Conductor: Geoffroy Jourdain. Ensemble: Les Cris de Paris.
    • Melancholia.
    • harmonia mundi.
    • 114.
  • Maurice Delage

    Lahore (4 poemes hindous)

    Conductor: François‐Xavier Roth. Orchestra: Les Siècles.
    • Mirages.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 105.
  • Giles Farnaby


    Performer: Mahan Esfahani.
    • The Passinge Mesures.
    • Hyperion.
    • 005.
  • Duke Ellington

    Isfahan (Far East Suite)

    Composer: Billy Strayhorn. Orchestra: The Duke Ellington Orchestra.
    • Bluebird.
  • Kerry Andrew

    Apples, Plums, Cherries

    Choir: Juice Vocal Ensemble.
    • Resonus.


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