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17.4.16

Perchance to Stream: Tax Man 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 Wiener Staatsoper, a performance of Puccini's Tosca starring Angela Gheorghiu (Tosca), Jonas Kaufmann (Cavaradossi), Bryn Terfel (Scarpia), and others. [ORF]

  • Watch the production of Berlioz's Béatrice et Bénédict from Brussels. [De Munt]

  • Gustavo Dudamel leads the Vienna Philharmonic in music by Rachmaninoff, Reger, and Musorgsky. [ORF | Part 2]

  • Listen to a performance of Bruckner's eighth symphony and Messiaen's Couleurs de la cité céleste, with Simon Rattle conducting the London Symphony Orchestra, recorded at the Barbican Hall in London. [BBC3]

  • Mikko Franck leads the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, with soloists Roberto Alagna, Karina Gauvin, Sabine Devieilhe, and Jean-François Lapointe, in performances of Debussy's L'Enfant Prodigue and Ravel's L'Enfant et les Sortilèges. [France Musique]

  • Music by Strauss and Beethoven performed by the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Manfred Honeck, with pianist Nelson Freire, recorded in Helsinki in January. [ORF]

  • Listen to a recital by mezzo-soprano Susan Graham and pianist Malcolm Martineau, with Schumann Frauenliebe und -leben, Grieg, and others, recorded in March at the Wiener Konzerthaus. [ORF]

  • Music by Maurice Duruflé performed by the Choeur de Radio France and organist Yves Castagnet, with conductor Florian Helgath. [France Musique]

  • Watch Bartók/Beethoven/Schönberg, a choreography by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, performed by the Ballet de l'Opéra National de Paris. [ARTE]

  • From March, Bernard Labadie leads the Academy of Ancient Music and Choir in music of Bach, including Cantata BWV 127. [ORF]

  • Pianist Nikolai Lugansky performs a recital of music by Schubert, Beethoven, and Rachmaninoff, recorded at theThéâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris. [France Musique]

  • A concert by choral ensemble Vox Luminis at the Oratoire du Louvre in Paris. [France Musique]

  • Live from the Barbican Hall, Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Elgar's first Symphony and music by Bax and Brett Dean. [BBC3]

  • Watch Edgar Moreau play the first cello concerto of Saint-Saëns with the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, under conductor Kazuki Yamada. [ARTE]

  • From the Royal Festival Hall, Isabelle Demers plays the organ music music of Max Reger. [BBC3]

  • Christophe Rousset directs Les Talens Lyriques and soprano Judith van Wanroij in music from the court of Louis XIV, recorded in 2015 in Hamburg. [ORF]

  • Music by Ravel for piano, four hands, with Anne Queffélec and Gaspard Dehaene. [France Musique]

  • Music by Bach, Copland, Ligeti, and Strauss performed by the Orchestre National de Lyon, conducted by Leonard Slatkin, for the inauguration of the new symphonic organ in the Philharmonie de Lyon. [France Musique]

  • From the Royal Festival Hall, the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain plays Stravinsky's Firebird and Feu d'artifice. [BBC3]

  • From 2015, Leif Ove Andsnes joins the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20, plus music by Beethoven, Hindemith, and Prokofiev. [CSO]

  • From the Présences Festival, music by Stroppa, Gervasoni, Fedele, Colla, and Maderna performed by the Orchestre National d'Ile de France, recorded last February. [France Musique]

  • From Cardiff, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales performs Harris's third symphony, Adams's The Dharma at Big Sur, conducted by Eric Stern. [BBC3]

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