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Tender sounds for troubled times

As the world swirls around, Hannah Peel takes us on a late-night journey in and around Dvorak's nostalgic New World Symphony with music that evokes a sense of solace and belonging.

As the world swirls around, Hannah Peel takes us on a late-night journey in and around Dvorak's nostalgic New World Symphony, with music that evokes a sense of solace and belonging - from Ballaké Sissoko on his Malian rooftop to Bon Iver telling us nothing is forever and music by musician Jon Hopkins that begins alone but morphs into a swell of voices and togetherness.

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Thursday 23:00

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO.
  • Jon Hopkins

    Feel First Life

    Performer: Jon Hopkins.
    • Domino.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO.
  • Bon Iver

    22 (OVER S∞∞N)

    Performer: Bon Iver.
    • Jagiaguwar.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude in C sharp minor, BWV 849

    Performer: Glenn Gould.
    • Sony.
  • Ballaké Sissoko

    Diabaro

    Composer: Vincent Ségal. Performer: Ballaké Sissoko. Performer: Vincent Ségal. Performer: Babani Koné.
    • No Format.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • LSO.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Hymn to a Great City

    Performer: Katia Labèque. Performer: Marielle Labèque.
    • Minimalist Dream House.
    • DG.
    • 6.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Symphony No 9 in E minor, Op 95, 'From the New World' (2nd mvt)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 'From the New World'.
    • LSO.
    • 2.

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