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Those were the days my friend

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Cabaret singer? A familiar tune in an unfamiliar disguise in tonight's MixTape.

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Cabaret singer? A familiar tune in an unfamiliar disguise in tonight's MixTape. And that's ignoring the frog with a violin concerto and a legendary harp made by Vainamoinen, a god in the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala', from the jawbone of a giant pike, strung with the hair of a fair maiden....allegedly.

30 minutes

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Mon 20 May 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Dance of the Marionette (Japanese Suite, Op 33)

    Choir: Manchester Chamber Choir. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis.
    • Holst: Orchestral Works, Volume 2.
    • Chandos.
    • 6.
  • Jorunn Vidar

    Variations on five old Icelandic ballads; no. 2 Cantabile

    Performer: Valgerour Andresdottir.
    • SMEKKLEYSA.
  • Trad.

    Je elsker dae

    Singer: Sinikka Langeland.
    • Sinikka Langeland: Runoja.
    • GRAPPA.
    • 9.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for violia and orchestra in G major, TWV 51:G9

    Performer: Rainer Kussmaul. Ensemble: Berlin Baroque Soloists.
    • EMI.
  • Elena Kats‐Chernin

    Green Leaf Prelude

    Performer: Nicola Sweeney. Performer: Sarah Nicolls.
    • Ragtime & Blue.
    • SIGNUM CLASSICS.
    • 2.
  • Alexander Vertinsky

    Along a winding road (Those were the days)

    Singer: Alexander Vertinsky. Orchestra: Unknown.
    • Alexander Vertinsky.
    • 16.
  • Michel Legrand

    The Windmills of Your Mind

    Music Arranger: Michail Tsygutkin. Ensemble: Die 12 Cellisten der Berliner Philharmoniker.
    • As Time Goes By.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 113.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Concerto for Violin, Piano and String Orchestra in D minor - Finale

    Performer: Min-Jung Kym. Performer: Zsolt‐Tihamér Visontay. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Clemens Schuldt.
    • Signum Classics.
  • Nicola Matteis

    Passaggio rotto

    Performer: Rachel Podger.
    • Rachel Podger: Guardian Angel.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 5.
  • Edward Elgar

    The Wand of Youth Suite No 1

    Conductor: Neville Marriner. Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields.
    • Capriccio.

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