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Perchance to Stream: Rest from Your Labors Edition

Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio and online video from the week gone by. After clicking to an audio or video stream, you may need to press the "Play" button to start the broadcast. Some of these streams become unavailable after a few days.

  • From the Chorégies d’Orange, Bertrand de Billy conducts music by Weber, Ravel, and Dvořák, with pianist Cédric Tiberghien as soloist. [France Musique]

  • Watch the three finalists in the Clara Haskil Competition, with the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne. [ARTE]

  • From the Salzburg Festival, a recital by pianist Mitsuko Uchida, playing impromptus by Schubert and Beethoven's Diabelli Variations. [ORF]

  • From the Schubertiade Schwarzenberg, tenor Piotr Beczala and pianist Helmut Deutsch perform the song cycle Die schöne Müllerin. [ORF]

  • La Risonanza performs Semele, an opera by John Eccles, at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [AVRO Klassiek]

  • Violinist Renaud Capuçon joins the Orchestre de Paris and conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste, for music by Bruck and Sibelius, recorded in July at the Alhambra in Grenada. [RTBF]

  • Vox Luminis and La Fenice perform Purcell's King Arthur at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [AVRO Klassiek]

  • Mezzo-soprano Alice Coote sings Handel arias with The English Concert and conductor Harry Bicket. [BBC Proms]

  • John Blow's Venus and Adonis performed by the Dunedin Consort at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [AVRO Klassiek]

  • Listen to a performance of Bach's Mass in B Minor, with Peter Dijkstra conducting the Bavarian Radio Choir and Concerto Köln, recorded at the Bachwoche in Ansbach. [BR-Klassik]

  • Peter Oundjian conducts the Royal Scottish National Orchestra in Bruckner's seventh symphony, plus music by Messiaen and Mozart. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • Jonas Kaufmann stars in Beethoven's Fidelio, recorded at the Salzburg Festival. [France Musique]

  • Andrea Marcon leads La Cetra in a performance of Vivaldi's La fida ninfa, starring Robert Invernizzi, Romina Basso, Topi Lehtipuu, and others, recorded in April at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. [Radio Clásica]

  • Rüdiger Lotter leads the Hofkapelle München, soprano Sunhae Im and other soloists in opera arias by Hasse and Gluck. [ORF]

  • Charles Dutoit leads the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in Debussy's Nocturnes, Ravel's Rapsodie espagnole, and Berlioz's epic Te Deum, with tenor Joseph Kaiser as soloist. [ABC Classic]

  • Music of Mahler, Schoenberg, and Henry Cowell from the San Francisco Symphony, with Jeremy Denk as piano soloist. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • Thomas Sondergard leads the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in Mahler's fourth symphony, plus music of Nielsen and Andersson. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • Watch William Christie and Les Arts Florissants perform a program of Baroque music at the Philharmonie de Paris. [ARTE]

  • Marin Alsop leads the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in music of Brahms. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • Daniil Trifonov is soloist with the Orchestre National de Belgique, in music by Chopin and Bartok, recorded at the Palais des Beaux-Arts in Brussels. [RTBF]

  • In a recital at the Cadogan Hall, pianist Jeremy Denk plays music by Scriabin, Bartok, and Beethoven. [BBC Proms]

  • From the Salzburg Festival, Angela Gheorghiu stars in Massenet's Werther. [France Musique]

  • Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder, violinist Albena Danailov, and cellist Tamás Varga perform piano trios by Beethoven and Mendelssoh, recorded at the Grafenegg Festival. [ORF]

  • Michael Tilson Thomas leads the San Francisco Symphony in music of Beethoven, Ives, and Bartok. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • From the Abbaye du Val-Dieu in Aubel, the Trio Atanassov gives a recital, recorded last June. [RTBF]

  • Pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja joins the Emerson Quartet for chamber music by Barber, Debussy, and Shostakovich. [BBC Proms]

  • Francois Leleux conducts and plays oboe with the Camerata Salzburg, violinist Renaud Capucon, and pianist Khatia Buniatishvili, in music by Mendelssohn, recorded at the Salzburg Festival. [ORF]

  • From the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Avner Biron leads a concert by the Israel Camerata in music of Mozart and Haydn, plus Beethoven's second piano concerto with Boris Giltburg as soloist. [RTBF]

  • Listen to Vladimir Jurowski conduct the London Philharmonic in music of Beethoven, Schoenberg, and Shostakovich. [BBC Proms | Part 2]

  • Nelson Goerner perform preludes by Debussy and Chopin at the Festival Radio France et Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon. [France Musique]

  • Roberto Zarpellon leads the Venice Monteverdi Academy and Ensemble Lorenzo da Ponte in a performance of Claudio Monteverdi's Selva Morale e Spirituale, recorded at the Musik Sommer Pustertal. [ORF]

  • Philippe Jordan conducts the Vienna Symphony in Webern, Brahms (the violin concerto with Nikolaj Znaider as soloist), recorded at the Carinthischer Sommer in Villach. [ORF]

  • The JACK Quartet plays music by Webern, Cage, and Boulez at the Salzburg Festival. [ORF]

  • Watch cellist Marc Coppey perform Bach's six unaccompanied suites. [ARTE]

  • Yo-Yo Ma also performs Bach's unaccompanied cello suites. [BBC Proms]

  • Listen to a performance of Verdi's Otello, starring Gregory Kunde and Erika Grimaldi and conducted by Gianandrea Noseda, recorded last year in Turin. [ORF]

  • Cédric Pescia performs preludes and fugues from the Well-Tempered Clavier, at the Festival de Radio France et Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon. [France Musique]

  • Listen to some highlights from the Montreux Jazz Festival, featuring Dianne Reeves, Christian McBride Trio, and more. [France Musique]

  • From concerts recorded in 2011 and 2012, Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in music by Respighi, Dvorak, Martucci, and Mendelssohn. [CSO]

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