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Perchance to Stream: Snow Days 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.

  • Listen to a preview of the program offered this afternoon by the Orchestre National de France at the Kennedy Center, with Daniele Gatti conducting music by Debussy and Tchaikovsky, plus Julian Rachlin as soloist in Shostakovich's first violin concerto, recorded in Paris before they left on tour. [France Musique]

  • Jakub Hrusa conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in music by Albert Roussel and Bohuslav Martinu. [France Musique]

  • Jaap van Zweden, new music director of the New York Philharmonic, leads a concert by the Rotterdam Philharmonic and violinist Simone Lamsma. [RTBF]

  • Lutenist Thomas Dunford and viola da gambist Etienne Mangot join La Simphonie du Marais for music by Jacques-Martin Hotteterre and Marin Marais, recorded at the Philharmonie de Paris. [France Musique]

  • Mark Minkowski leads Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble in music of Mozart and Mendelssohn, recorded at the Salzburg Mozartwoche. [ORF | Part 2]

  • A performance of Handel's Alcina with Andrea Marcon leading the Freiburger Barockorchester and starring Patricia Petibon, Philippe Jaroussky, and Anna Prohaska. [ORF]

  • From the Opéra Royal de Wallonie, a double-bill of Wolf-Ferrari's Segreto di Suzanna and Poulenc's La Voix humaine. [RTBF]

  • Schubert Lieder performed by tenor Mark Padmore and pianist Julius Drake, recorded in Copenhagen last February. [ORF]

  • Mariss Jansons conducts Dvorak's eighth symphony and Strauss's Don Quixote with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Yo-Yo Ma as cello soloist. [BR-Klassik]

  • The Ensemble Intercontemporain and Orchestre de Paris join forces for a concert in tribute to Pierre Boulez. [Philharmonie de Paris]

  • Listen to Sitkovetsky's arrangement of Bach's Goldberg Variations, played by Janine Jansen (violin), Nimrod Guez (viola), and Nicolas Altstaedt (cello) at the Ferme-Asile Artistic and Cultural Centre in the Valais, Switzerland. [BBC3]

  • From the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Paavo Järvi conducts violinist Janine Jansen and the Bremen Philharmonic Orchestra in music of Brahms. [France Musique]

  • Music of Schnittke, Shostakovich, and Bruckner performed by Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic, with cellist Natalia Gutman, recorded at the Royal Festival Hall. [BBC3]

  • Magdalena Kozena joins Le Concert d'Astrée and Emmanuelle Haïm for a concert at the Festival Concentus Moraviae, recorded last year. [RTBF]

  • Music of Mozart with soprano Sabine Devieilhe and the Ensemble Pygmalion, conducted by Raphaël Pichon. [France Musique]

  • Listen to a concert recently reviewed by our European correspondent, with the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester performing Shostakovich's sixth symphony and Schnittke's Faust Kantate, recorded at the Vienna Musikverein. [ORF]

  • From the Salzburg Mozartwoche, Tugan Sokhiev leads the Vienna Philharmonic in music of Mozart and Mendelssohn, plus Dutilleux's violin concerto L'Arbre des songes with Renaud Capuçon as soloist. [France Musique]

  • Antonio Florio leads performances of music by Nicola Porpora, Francesco Feo, and Antonio Vivaldi with I Turchini and soprano Francesca Lombardi Mazzulli. [ORF]

  • Marin Alsop leads the Cleveland Orchestra in music of Barber and Copland, plus Schumann's piano concerto with David Fray as soloist, recorded last November in Cleveland. [RTBF]

  • The Altenberg Trio and horn player Katerina Javurkova play chamber music by Beethoven, Brahms, and Saint-Saëns. [ORF]

  • The BBC Philharmonic, conducted by Jesus Lopez-Cobos in music, performs music by Mahler, Ravel, and Hindemith, joined by pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet. [BBC3]

  • Listen again to the Metropolitan Opera broadcast of Wagner's Tannhäuser, starring Johan Bothe, Eva-Maria Westbroek, and Michelle DeYoung, recorded last October. [ORF]

  • Pianist Jean-Frédéric Neuburger and violinist Ryu Goto perform music by Robert Schumann, Kaija Saariaho, and Maurice Ravel, recorded at the Auditorium du Louvre. [France Musique]

  • Marek Janowski leads the Cleveland Orchestra, horn player Richard King, and tenor Matthew Polenzani in Britten's Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, plus music of Franck and Fauré. [ORF]

  • From 2013, a concert by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, with Sakari Oramo conducting Nielsen's fifth symphony and Prokofiev's third piano concerto with Yuja Wang as soloist. [CSO]


Anonymous said...

What's the trick with the RTBF links? I can't find the actual link to play the recording. Thanks for what you do every week!

Charles T. Downey said...

You are welcome! Thanks for reading. With the RTBF pages, you have to press the rectangular blue button that says "Ecoutez" (Listen). It's usually somewhere on the left, not too far under the line with the date of the page.

Charles T. Downey said...

Hold the phone: something has happened to the RTBF streams. Now when you can click "Ecoutez" it only reads the text on the page. I wonder if all of their streams are now live only and no longer listen on demand. I will see if I can find out.