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Queen Anne's sister and the clock from Vienna

Musetta's mischief and a 'cauld blast' from Robbie Burns and Shostakovich in tonight's In Tune Mixtape, as well as a bit of Baroque rigour from Handel and Bach to offset Monteverdi's Renaissance spontaneity and Rachmaninov's Romantic piano.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Swan Lake (Hungarian Dance)

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Seiji Ozawa.
    • DG.
  • Leó Weiner

    Szekely Barndance ('Csurdongolo') - from Ket Tetel

    Performer: Andreas Ottensamer. Performer: Leonidas Kavakos. Performer: Christoph Koncz. Performer: Antoine Tamestit. Performer: Stephan Koncz. Performer: Ödön Rácz. Performer: Oszkár Ökrös. Performer: Predrag Tomic.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Fugue in E minor: Allegro

    Ensemble: Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet.
    • CHANNEL.
  • Sigismondo d’India

    Sfere, Fermate (Milan, 1609)

    Singer: Marco Beasley. Ensemble: Private Musicke. Conductor: Pierre Pitzl.
    • Accent.
  • Michel Portal

    Valse douce

    Performer: Laurent Korcia. Performer: Michel Portal. Performer: Leonardo Sánchez.
    • Danses: Laurent Korcia.
    • Naive.
    • 8.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Oh Wert Thou in the Cauld Blast..., Op 62a No 2 (6 Romances)

    Author: Robert Burns. Singer: Gerald Finley. Orchestra: Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Sanderling.
    • Shostakovich - 6 Romances, Scottish Ballad, Michelangelo Suite.
    • Ondine.
    • 002.
  • Henry Purcell

    Sound the trumpet (Come ye sons of art)

    Singer: Andreas Scholl. Singer: Christophe Dumaux. Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Conductor: Stefano Montanari.
    • O Solitude: Andreas Scholl, Accademia Bizantina.
    • Decca.
  • Darius Milhaud

    Mazurka (Le carnaval de Londres)

    Performer: Jack Gibbons. Orchestra: New London Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • Carnaval D'Aix - Carnaval De Londres etc New London Orchestra/Ronald Corp.
    • Hyperion.
    • 26.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Quando m'en vo (La bohème)

    Singer: Aleksandra Kurzak. Orchestra: Valencia Orchestra. Conductor: Omer Meir Wellber.
    • Decca.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Magnificat BWV 243a in E flat major

    Singer: Carolyn Sampson. Singer: Ingeborg Danz. Singer: Mark Padmore. Singer: Sebastian Noack. Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Gent. Director: Philippe Herreweghe.
    • Bach: Magnificat.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 8-23.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Moments musicaux, Op 16 (No 4 in E minor)

    Performer: Valentina Lisitsa.
    • DECCA.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Viennese Musical Clock (Hary Janos Suite, Op 35a)

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.
    • Kodaly: Hary Janos Suite - Dances of Galanta...: BFO, Fischer.
    • Philips.
    • 11.

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