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The constant harmony machine

An adventurous, immersive soundtrack for late-night listening, from classical to contemporary and everything in between.

1 hour, 30 minutes

On radio

Tue 28 Jan 2020 23:00

Music Played

  • Jón Leifs

    Requiem, Op. 33b

    Choir: Schola Cantorum Reykjavík. Director: Hörður Áskelsson.
    • Meditatio: Music for Mixed Choir.
    • BIS.
    • 4.
  • John Adams

    China Gates

    Performer: Ralph van Raat.
    • Adams - Complete Piano Music.
    • Naxos.
    • 3.
  • Jacob Ter Veldhuis

    Sound

    Performer: Jeroen van Veen.
    • Jacob TV: Complete Solo Piano Music.
    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 2.
  • Christina Vantzou

    No.4 String Quartet

    Ensemble: Echo Collective.
    • No. 4.
    • Kranky.
    • 6.
  • Marin Marais

    Suite from "Alcyone", Act V: Act V: Chaconne pour les Tritons et les Nereides

    Ensemble: Tempesta di Mare.
    • Comédie et Tragédie, Vol. 1.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 33.
  • Lucrecia Dalt

    Indifferent Universe

    • Anticlines.
    • Rvng Intl..
    • 8.
  • Manu Delago

    Uranus

    • Circadian.
    • One Little Indian.
    • 3.
  • Winifred Atwell

    Stardust

    • Poor People Of Paris.
    • Ace of Clubs.
    • 2.
  • Anna Meredith

    Heal You

    Choir: Juice Vocal Ensemble.
    • Nonclassical 001​-​020.
    • Nonclassical.
    • 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Piano Concerto In G Major, M. 83: 2. Adagio assai

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Orchestra: Tonhalle Orchester Zürich. Conductor: Lionel Bringuier.
    • Yuja Wang plays Ravel.
    • DG.
    • 2.
  • Landless

    Buried in Kilkenny

    • Bleaching The Bones.
    • Humble Serpent.
    • 9.
  • Henryk Mikolaj Górecki

    Symphony No. 3, Op. 36: II. Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo

    Singer: Dawn Upshaw. Orchestra: London Sinfonietta. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Symphony No. 3, Op. 36 'Symphony of Sorrowful Songs'.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 2.
  • Kelly Moran

    Love Birds, Night Birds, Devil-Birds

    Performer: Kelly Moran.
    • Origin EP.
    • Warp Records.
    • 4.
  • Chavela Vargas

    La Llorona (transl: The weeping woman)

    • Viva La Tristeza !.
    • Milan.
    • 7.
  • Franz Schubert

    Wandrers Nachtlied II, Op. 96 No. 3, D. 768

    Performer: Frederick Stone. Singer: Kathleen Ferrier.
    • Kathleen Ferrier Remembered.
    • SOMM.
    • 2.
  • Eriks Esenvalds

    Stars (for choir plus Tibetan bowls and water-tuned glasses)

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • Decca.
  • Danny Norbury

    The Evening Star

    Performer: Danny Norbury.
    • Light In August.
    • Lacies Records.
    • 10.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Fratres

    Performer: Gidon Kremer. Orchestra: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen.
    • From My Home.
    • TELDEC.
    • 2.
  • Paul Giovanni

    Lullaby from The Wicker Man

    Ensemble: Magnet.
    • The Wicker Man (o.s.t).
    • Silva Screen.
    • 10.

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