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Music for flutes, horns and whistles

Today's Mixtape includes a sonata for flute and orchestra by Francis Poulenc, Benjamin Britten writing a song for tenor and horns, and a frantic grand finale with all the bells and whistles by Jacques Ibert.

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Music Played

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Tarantella (Suite Italienne for cello and piano)

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Performer: Lars Vogt. Performer: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet.
    • Russian Cello Sonatas.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 17.
  • Hermeto Pascoal


    Performer: Sérgio Assad. Performer: Odair Assad.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Violin Concerto in D Minor, MWV O3: II. Andante

    Performer: Henry Raudales. Orchestra: Münchner Rundfunkorchester.
    • Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in D Minor & String Symphonies Nos. 1-6.
    • BR-Klassik.
    • 2.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings (Hymn)

    Performer: Stephen Bell. Singer: Mark Padmore. Orchestra: Britten Sinfonia.
    • Britten: Serenade for tenor horn and strings; Finzi: Dies Natalis.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 006.
  • Leopold Godowsky

    Alt Wien for string quartet

    Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • Petits-Fours: Favourite Encores - Brodsky Quartet.
    • Chandos.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chorale Prelude BWV 734 "Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein"

    Performer: Víkingur Ólafsson.
    • DG.
  • Joaquín Turina

    Poema en forme de canciones, Op.19 - song 7 'Los dos miedos'

    Conductor: Juanjo Mena. Singer: Clara Mouriz. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Flute Sonata arr Berkeley (1st mvt)

    Performer: Emily Beynon. Music Arranger: Lennox Berkeley. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
    • British Flute Concertos - Beynon/BBC NOW/Tovey.
    • Chandos.
    • 10.
  • Josef Rheinberger

    Gigue in B minor, Op 150 No 3

    Performer: Christopher Herrick. Performer: Paul Barritt.
    • Suites for organ, violin & cello Op 149 and six pieces for violin & organ Op150.
    • Hyperion.
    • 7.
  • Jacques Ibert

    Divertissement: Finale

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


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