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In Brief: 11 Years Edition

Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio, online video, and other good things in Blogville and Beyond. (After clicking to an audio or video stream, press the "Play" button to start the broadcast.)

  • Listen to opening night of Rossini's La Cenerentola at the Vienna Staatsoper. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • A performance of Wagner's Das Liebesverbot from the Münchner Rundfunkorchester and Prague Philharmonic Chorus. [BR-Klassik]

  • For the 50th anniversary of the Traité de l'Élysée, some historical music from France and Germany performed by Ratsmusik from Hamburg at the University of Göttingen. [France Musique]

  • Also for the anniversary, a new work by Fabien Lévy called Après tout, for six singers and six instrumentalists, given its world premiere by Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart and Ensemble 2e2m. [France Musique]

  • From the Mozartwoche Salzburg, Gustavo Dudamel leads the Vienna Philharmonic, with pianist Maria João Pires as soloist. [Part 1 | Part 2]

  • A recital by mezzo-soprano Isabelle Druet and pianist Anne Le Bozec, with songs by Mahler, Zemlinksy, and others. [France Musique]

  • A concert of music by Rameau from La Simphonie du Marais and Le Choeur du Marais, conducted by Hugo Reyne, from Vienna. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • From the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, music by Johannes Brahms from pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja and the Orchestre National de France, under Kurt Masur. [France Musique]

  • Vincent Dumestre leads Le Poème Harmonique in a program of music from 17th-century France, in Vienna. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • Hear some new music by Mediterranean composers David El Malek and Ibrahim Maalouf from the Présences Festival in Aix-en-Provence. [France Musique]

  • More from Présences, with pieces by Marco-Antonio Perez-Ramirez, Henri Tomasi, and Roberto Gerhard, the last featuring Michaël Lonsdale as narrator. [France Musique]

  • New chamber music by Croatian composers featuring Ensemble Cantus and other performers, from France Musique. [Part 1 | Part 2]

  • Also, some historical music from Croatia, by Luka Sorkočević (1734-1789), Julije Bajamonti (1744-1800), and Haydn. [France Musique]

  • The Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in concert with pianist Boris Giltburg, from the Grzegorz Fitelber-Konzertsaal in Katowice, music by Ravel, Shostakovich, and Bartók. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • Hear a recital by baritone Michal Partyka and pianist Alissa Zoubritski, with Russian songs by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, and Medtner. [France Musique]

  • A recital by cellist Truls Mørk and pianist Havard Gimse, recorded last May at the Schwetzinger Festspiele. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • Early music, by Martin Codax and from the Cantigas de Santa Maria, performed by the Ensemble Micrologus and Patrizia Bovi. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • A recital of songs by Liszt, Schumann, and others by mezzo-soprano Elisabeth Kulman and pianist Eduard Kutrowatz. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

  • Listen again to the 1986 recording of Auber's La Muette de Portici with Alfredo Kraus, John Aler, and June Anderson. [Österreichischer Rundfunk]

1 comment:

la. said...

La Cenerentola! Did you like it? I was wondering it I should go to one of the performances.
Best wishes from Vienna