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Music after dark

Sara Mohr-Pietsch guides us through an immersive, late-night soundtrack, from classical to contemporary and everything in between.

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1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Keyboard Sonata K208 in A major

    Performer: Yevgeny Sudbin.
    • Scarlatti: 18 Sonatas.
    • BIS.
    • 2.
  • Harold Arlen

    This Time the Dream's on Me

    Performer: André Previn. Performer: David Finck. Singer: Sylvia McNair.
    • Come Rain Or Come Shine: The Harold Arlen Songbook.
    • PHILIPS.
    • 18.
  • Hoagy Carmichael

    Skylark

    Performer: Wynton Marsalis. Performer: Ellis Marsalis. Performer: Herlin Riley. Performer: Reginald Veal.
    • Standard Time Vol. 3 (The Resolution Of Romance).
    • COLUMBIA.
    • 16.
  • John Adams

    Violin Concerto (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leonard Slatkin.
    • Adams: Violin Concerto, Corigliano: Red Violin 'Chaconne'.
    • NAXOS.
    • 5.
  • Chiara Margarita Cozzolani

    Vespers: Salve, O Regina

    Singer: Alicia Amo. Singer: Natalie Pérez. Ensemble: I Gemelli. Director: Emiliano Gonzalez‐Toro.
    • Cozzolani: Vespro.
    • NAIVE.
    • 5.
  • Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou

    Mother's Love

    Performer: Emahoy Tsegué-Maryam Guèbrou.
    • Éthiopiques 21: Piano Solo.
    • BUDA MUSIQUE.
    • 6.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Waltz in A flat Op.39 No.15

    Performer: Katia Labèque. Performer: Marielle Labèque.
    • Encore!.
    • SONY.
    • 8.
  • Johannes Brahms

    String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51 No. 1 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Belcea Quartet.
    • Brahms: Complete String Quartets & Piano Quintet.
    • ALPHA.
    • 2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Otello, Act IV: Ave Maria

    Singer: Margaret Price. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Georg Solti.
    • Otello.
    • DECCA.
    • 17.
  • Traditional Chinese

    Spring Scenes in Southern China

    Performer: Wei Xiao Dong.
    • Erhu Solo by Wei Xiao Dong.
    • CHINA RECORD SHENZHEN CO.
    • 1.
  • John Jenkins

    The Bell Pavan

    Orchestra: Hespèrion XXI. Director: Jordi Savall.
    • Consort Music For Viols in Six Parts.
    • Astrée Auvidis.
    • 1.
  • Andrzej Panufnik

    Landscape

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrzej Panufnik.
    • The Music Of Andrzej Panufnik.
    • Unicorn-Kanchana.
    • 2.
  • Gustav Holst

    Nunc dimittis, H127

    Choir: Choir of Clare College, Cambridge. Conductor: Timothy Brown.
    • Light of the Spirit.
    • Collegium.
    • 12.
  • Martin Simpson

    Arbutus Turnaround

    Performer: Martin Simpson.
    • Rooted.
    • Topic Records.
    • 1.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Mazurkas Op 59 No 1

    Performer: Martha Argerich.
    • Argerich plays Chopin.
    • DG.
    • 10.
  • Hans Abrahamsen

    Let me tell you (Part III)

    Singer: Barbara Hannigan. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andris Nelsons.
    • Abrahamsen: Let me tell you.
    • Winter and Winter.
    • 6.

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