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5.6.16

Perchance to Stream: Class of 2016 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.

  • William Christie leads Les Arts Florissants in a concert of "airs sérieux et à boire" by Charpentier, Lambert, Le Camus, and Moulinié, recorded last month at the Philharmonie de Paris. [France Musique]

  • From the Royal Opera House in London, listen to a performance of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor, starring Diana Damrau (Lucia), Charles Castronovo (Edgardo), and Ludovic Tézier. [Ö1]

  • Watch Christophe Rousset conduct a performance of Mozart's Mitridate, Re di Ponto in Brussels. [De Munt]

  • Watch Peter Dijkstra lead a performance of Bach's Mass in B Minor, with Concerto Köln and the Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks. [ARTE]

  • From St John's Smith Square, London, Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the Philharmonia Orchestra and Voices in music of Stravinsky, including the Requiem Canticles, the Mass, and other works. [BBC3]

  • The BBC Singers and St James's Baroque perform Handel's oratorio Saul, recorded in April at Milton Court in London. [BBC3]

  • Watch Daniel Harding lead the Orchestre de Paris in Berg's violin concerto, with Isabelle Faust as soloist, and Mahler's fourth symphony, recorded at the Philharmonie de Paris. [Philharmonie de Paris]

  • From the Vienna Konzerthaus, pianist Till Fellner plays a recital of music by Mozart, Bach, Schumann, and Stankovsky. [France Musique]

  • Listen to Yuja Wang's Sydney recital debut, with music by Scriabin, Chopin, and Balakirev. [ABC Classic]

  • Watch the competitors at this year's Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels. [ARTE]

  • The Akademie Für Alte Musik Berlin plays Brandenburg Concertos and orchestral suites by Bach, recorded in Barcelona. [RTVE]

  • From the Wiener Festwochen, a recital by pianist Igor Levit, playing music by Bach, Schubert, Prokofiev, and Beethoven. [Ö1]

  • Mikko Franck leads the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in music of Debussy, Sibelius, and the second cello sonata of Shostakovich, with Sol Gabetta as soloist. [France Musique]

  • A performance of Bruckner's eighth symphony by the Orchestre National de France, under the baton of Daniele Gatti. [France Musique]

  • Semyon Bychov leads the Vienna Philharmonic in Thomas Larcher's new second symphony, plus Strauss's Ein Heldenleben. [Ö1 | Part 2]

  • Listen to concertos and arias of Vivaldi performed by Concentus Musicus Wien, under Stefan Gottfried and with soprano Cornelia Horak, performed at the Barocktage Stift Melk. [Ö1]
  • Cornelius Meister and the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien perform sacred music by Dvorak, with soloists Simona Saturova, Pavol Breslik, and others. [c]

  • From the Théâtre de la Ville, a recital by violinist Alena Baeva and pianist Itamar Golan, with music by Janacek, Debussy, and Beethoven. [France Musique]

  • Violinist David Grimal leads the ensemble Les Dissonances in music by Tchaikovsky and Verdi, recorded at the Philharmonie de Paris. [France Musique]

  • A performance of Wilhelm Stenhammar's second piano concerto by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor B. Tommy Andersson, and pianist Christian Ihle Hadland. [Ö1]

  • Listen to the Kuss Quartet play Schubert's Death and the Maiden Quartet at the KlaraFestival in Brussels and Piotr Anderszewski playing Mozart with the SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra and conductor Stéphane Denève. [BBC3]

  • From the Mozartfest Würzburg, pianist Kit Armstrong joins the Scottish Chamber Orchestra for music by Kraus, Mozart, and Strauss. [BR-Klassik]

  • The Ensemble Weser-Renaissance Bremen, under Manfred Cordes, performs music by Förtsch, Michael Österreich, and Georg Österreich, recorded in the Schleswig Cathedral. [Ö1]

  • From Hellens Manor in Herefordshire, pianist Christian Blackshaw and friends play chamber music by Shostakovich and Schubert. [BBC3]
  • From the Auditorium du Louvre, a recital by violinist Marc Bouchkov, violist Adrien Boisseau, and cellist Kian Soltani, with music by Schubert, Beethoven, and Dohnanyi. [France Musique]

  • Clarinetist Michael Collins and friends play music by Schubert and Mozart at the Wigmore Hall in London. [BBC3]

  • A recital by violinist Oleksii Semenenko and pianist Inna Firsova, with music by Beethoven and Saint-Saëns, recorded in the Auditorium du Louvre. [France Musique]

  • From 2014, Christoph von Dohnányi conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in music of Lutosławski and Tchaikovsky, with Paul Lewis as soloist in Beethoven's third piano concerto. [CSO Live]

  • Listen to a recording of Verdi's Attila starring Nicolai Ghiaurov (Attila), Piero Cappuccilli (Ezio), and Mara Zampieri (Odabella), recorded at the Wiener Staatsoper. [Ö1]

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