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Essential Classics with Suzy Klein: Mari Lwyd

A sparkling playlist for New Year's Day.

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Barber of Seville (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Rossini: 10 Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Opferlied, Op. 121b

    Lyricist: Friedrich von Matthisson. Choir: Key Ensemble. Orchestra: Turku Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Leif Segerstam.
    • Beethoven: König Stephan & Other Choral Works.
    • Naxos.
    • 301.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Flute Concerto in G Op.10 No. 6

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud. Ensemble: Australian Chamber Orchestra. Director: Richard Tognetti.
    • Vivaldi: Flute Concertos.
    • Warner Classics.
    • 120.
  • Arvo Pärt

    My heart's in the Highlands

    Performer: Matthew Owens. Singer: Stephen Wallace.
    • Black Box.
  • Max Bruch

    Scottish Fantasy in E flat maj Op.46: 5th mvt Allegro guerriero

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • Hyperion.
  • Jennifer Higdon

    Pale Yellow (Piano Trio)

    Performer: Anne Akiko Meyers. Performer: Alisa Weilerstein. Performer: Adam Neiman.
    • NAXOS.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Wasps (Overture)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn.
    • RCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Et incarnatus est (Mass in C minor, K427)

    Singer: Sabine Devieilhe. Ensemble: Ensemble Pygmalion. Conductor: Raphaël Pichon.
    • Mozart: The Weber Sisters.
    • Erato.
    • 15.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Polonaise in A major, Op 40 No 1, 'Military'

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Decca.

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