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What a Wonderful World

What a Wonderful World - In Tune’s specially curated playlist - an eclectic music mix celebrating our wonderful world, featuring joyous tracks by Haydn, Vivaldi and George Harrison

What a Wonderful World. A specially curated playlist celebrating wonderment in life and nature, featuring a spine-tingling sunrise by Haydn, Vivaldi's joyous Spring, a pastoral ramble with Beethoven, Bernstein feeling pretty, and George Harrison's Here Comes the Sun. An eclectic music mix of favourites and nice surprises.

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Tue 9 Jul 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Joseph Haydn

    The Creation Part I: 12. In Splendour bright

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Choir: CBSO Chorus. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Haydn: The Creation.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 113.
  • George Harrison

    Here comes the sun

    Performer: Miloš Karadaglić. Music Arranger: Christopher Austin. Ensemble: Navarra String Quartet.
    • Mercury.
  • Leonard Bernstein

    I feel pretty (West Side Story)

    Singer: Kiri Te Kanawa. Orchestra: Unnamed orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Bernstein.
    • Leonard Bernstein Conducts West Side Story.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 17.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    The Four Seasons - Spring

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 101.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    The Four Seasons: Spring 0 and Spring 1

    Composer: Max Richter. Performer: Daniel Hope. Orchestra: Konzerthaus Kammerorchester Berlin. Conductor: André de Ridder.
    • The Four Seasons Recomposed By Max Richter.
    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON.
    • 1-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in D major, Op 28, 'Pastoral' (4th mvt)

    Performer: Alfred Brendel.
    • Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Opp.7 & 28 "Pastoral" & 49 No.2: Brendel.
    • Philips.
    • 8.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    March (The Love of Three Oranges)

    Orchestra: São Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Marin Alsop.
    • Prokofiev: Orchestral Works.
    • Naxos.
    • 201.
  • John Williams

    Parade of the Ewoks (from Return of the Jedi)

    Orchestra: Skywalker Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • Sony.
  • Tan Dun

    Floating Clouds (Memories in Watercolour)

    • Touches & Traces.
    • Naxos.
    • 407.
  • Anonymous

    Chacona ytaliana 'Sencilla pastora'

    Ensemble: Piffaro.
    • Spanish Renaissance Wind Music: Piffaro - The Renaissance Band.
    • Archiv Produktion.
    • 4.
  • George David Weiss

    What a Wonderful World

    Performer: Vincent Peirani. Singer: Serena Fisseau.
    • Act.

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