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25.10.15

Perchance to Stream: Have Your Eyes Checked 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.

  • La Fenice and Vox Luminis perform Purcell's King Arthur at the Festival d'Ambronay; also at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [France Musique | ORF]

  • Roger Norrington leads the Orchestre de Chambre de Paris in two symphonies of Mozart, plus the composer's 25th piano concerto with Emanuel Ax as soloist, recorded at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées. [France Musique]

  • Pianist Louis Lortie joins conductor Emmanuel Krivine and the Orchestre National de France for Chopin's second piano concerto, plus music of Zemlinsky (The Little Mermaid) and Berlioz (excerpt from Les Troyens). [France Musique]

  • The Helsinki Philharmonic celebrates the 150th anniversary of Sibelius, with Leif Segerstam conducting Tapiola, Luonnotar, and the Lemminkäinen suite. [Radio Clásica]

  • Listen to the closing concert at the Festival Musica in Strasbourg, with the WDR Symphony Orchestra under conductor Peter Rundel, in music of Lachenmann, Murail, and others. [France Musique]

  • A performance of Mozart's Don Giovanni, starring Christopher Maltman (Don Giovanni), Alex Esposito (Leporello), Albina Shagimuratova (Donna Anna), Rolando Villazón (Don Ottavio), Dorothea Röschmann (Donna Elvira), and Julia Lezhneva (Zerlina), recorded last June at the Royal Opera House in London. [ORF]

  • Music of Nielsen, Szymanowski, and Schubert from the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor David Afkham, and pianist Piotr Anderszewski. [ORF]

  • From last May, Andris Nelsons leads the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Shostakovich's fourth symphony, plus Lang Lang as soloist in Tchaikovsky's first piano concerto. [BR-Klassik]

  • Krzysztof Urbanski conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, in music of Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky, plus Prokofiev's fifth piano concert with Nicholas Angelich as soloist. [France Musique]

  • Laurence Equilbey conducts Accentus and the Insula Orchestra in Mozart's Solemn Vespers and C.P.E. Bach's Magnificat, recorded at the Philharmonie de Paris. [France Musique]

  • David Robertson conducts the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in Beethoven's Missa Solemnis, featuring Olesya Petrova, Stuart Skelton, and other soloists. [ABC Classics]

  • Herbert Blomstedt leads the Wiener Philharmoniker in performances of Beethoven's seventh and eighth symphonies. [ORF | Part 2]

  • Violinist Solenne Païdassi and pianist Frédéric Vaysse-Knitter perform music by Stravinsky, Szymanowski, and Ravel, recorded at the Théâtre des Abbesses. [France Musique]

  • Cameron Carpenter joins the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien and conductor Cornelius Meister, for music by Dvorak, Rachmaninoff, and others. [ORF]

  • Pianist Shani Diluka and cellist Valentin Erben perform music of Beethoven, Johanna Doderer, and Schumann, recorded at the Festival Solistes in Bagatelle. [France Musique]

  • Benjamin Alard performs Bach's Goldberg Variations, recorded at the Théâtre des Abbesses. [France Musique]

  • From last May, Jaap van Sweden leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and cellist Alisa Weilerstein in Prokofiev's Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, plus music of Britten and Shostakovich. [CSO]

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