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A song of madness and the most genial of Dvorak in tonight's In Tune Mixtape. Add a depiction of the river that runs through Prague, A Sonnet by John Donne, a Fantasia by Purcell and a little Rossini.

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Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Turco in Italia (Sinfonia)

    Ensemble: Zefiro Ensemble. Director: Alfredo Bernardini.
    • Arcana A 391.
    • Arcana.
    • 5.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Vltava (Ma vlast)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO.
  • Johannes Pramsohler & Ensemble Diderot

    Trio Sonata Op. 2 No. 4 In F Iv. Presto

    • Audax Records : ADX13707.
    • Audax Records.
    • 16.
  • Henri du Bailly

    Yo soy la locura

    Performer: Raquel Andueza. Performer: La Galanía.
    • Yo Soy La Locura.
    • Anima E Corpo.
    • 14.
  • Philip Glass

    String Quartet no.5 - II 2nd mvt

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 847 (Prelude)

    Performer: Jelena Očić. Performer: Federico Lovato. Music Arranger: Ignaz Moscheles.
  • Benjamin Britten

    The Holy Sonnets of John Donne (Since she whom I loved)

    Performer: Graham Johnson. Singer: Ian Bostridge.
    • Britten: The Red Cockatoo & other songs: Bostridge, Johnson.
    • Hyperion.
    • 24.
  • Henry Purcell

    In nomine in G minor for 7 instruments

    Ensemble: Fretwork.
    • Henry Purcell The Complete Fantazias Fretwork.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 15.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Serenade in D minor, Op 44 (2nd mvt)

    Ensemble: Bläserensemble Sabine Meyer.
    • Dvorak/Myslivecek: Blaserserenaden: Blaserensemble Sabine Meyer.
    • EMI Classics.
    • 2.


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