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Perchance to Stream: Rainy and Cold 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 performance of Catalani's La Wally, starring Ainhoa Artera and Yonghoon Lee, recorded last June at the Grand Théâtre de Genève. [France Musique]

  • Philippe Jordan conducts the Orchestre de l'Opéra de Paris in Bruckner's second symphony and Schubert's ninth, recorded last May at the Opéra Bastille in Paris. [France Musique]

  • From the église du Collège St. Michel de Fribourg for the Festival de Musique Sacrée de Fribourg, the Ensemble Huelgas performs polyphony by John Sutton, William Horwood, Edmundus Sturton, John Browne, and Robert Wylkynson, conducted by Paul Van Nevel. [RTBF]

  • Watch Laurence Equilbey conduct the Insula Orchestra and the choir Accentus in Mozart's Coronation Mass, Beethoven's King Stephan, and Carl Maria von Weber's Kampf und Sieg, recorded for the first time in multicam, with four different camera angles that you can choose and change. []

  • From the Festival Les heures at the Collège des Bernardins, a concert of Renaissce polyphony by the Tallis Scholars and another of music by J. S. Bach and Arvo Pärt performed by the viol consort Sit Fast. [France Musique]

  • Ensemble Organum, conducted by Marcel Pérès, performs a program called "Voie des songes," with Byzantine and Mozarabic chant and other music. [France Musique]

  • From the Festival Musica Sacra, Manfred Kraemer conducts music of Buxtehude, with soprano Maria Cristina Kiehr, recorded in the cathedral of St. Pölten. [ORF]

  • The sextet from Les Violons du Roy perform music by Haydn, Richard Strauss, and Tchaikovsky. [RTBF]

  • Giulio Prandi and the Ghislieri Choir and Consort perform sacred music by Handel and Jommelli, recorded at the Festival d'Ambronay. [France Musique]

  • Watch the Huelgas Ensemble perform polyphony by Jacobus Gallus at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [Avro Klassiek]

  • Philippe Jordan conducts the Vienna Symphony and Singakademie in Janacek's Glagolitic Mass, plus Schubert's first symphony. [ORF]

  • Watch Fazil Say join the Orchestre National de France and conductor Kristjan Järvi for a concert at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, with music by Rachmaninov, Ravel, Saint-Saëns, and Tchaikovsky. []

  • John Storgards conducts the BBC Philharmonic in music by Sibelius, Nielsen (the clarinet concerto with Sabine Meyer), and Shostakovich, recorded at the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester. [BBC3]

  • Listen again to David Zinman conduct the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich at the Proms, with violinist Julia Fischer, in music of Dvorák and Beethoven. [ORF]

  • Concerto Köln performs Vivaldi's Four Seasons, plus music by Dell'Abacco and Sammartini. [RTBF]

  • From the Utrecht Early Musik Festival, a performance of Biber's Missa Alleluia, with Ars Antiqua Austria. [Avro Klassiek | Part 2]

  • Revisit your conflicted feelings about Roman Polanski with a concert by pianist Florent Boffard and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, conducted by Darrell Ang, featuring music from the fugitive director's films, recorded at the Salle Pleyel in Paris. [France Musique]

  • Maurizio Pollini joins the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, under Andris Nelsons, to play music by Chopin and Brahms. [RTBF]

  • A performance of Zelenka's Missa Divi Xaverii, with Collegium 1704 at the Utrecht Early Music Festival. [Avro Klassiek]

  • Kirill Karabits leads Krakow's Beethoven Academy Orchestra in Beethoven's ninth symphony and the Piano Fantasy with Muza Rubackyte, recorded in Warsaw last year. [France Musique]

  • Christian Arming conducts a concert with the Orchestre Royal Philharmonique de Liège, with cellist Anne Gastinel as soloist, with music by Albéric Magnard and Martinu. [RTBF]

  • The orchestra Les Folies Françoises, conducted by Patrick Cohën-Akenine, performs Alessandro Scarlatti's Trois Leçons de Ténèbres, plus a piece commissioned to extend that work, Thierry Pécou's Miserere for three sopranos, recorded at the Festival d'Ambronay. [France Musique]

  • A recital by pianist Ingrid Marsoner, with music by Berg, Brahms, Wolfgang Rihm, and Robert Fuchs, recorded last month at the Brahmsfestes Mürzzuschlag. [ORF]

  • Les Percussions de Strasbourg perform the world premiere of Burning bright by Hugues Dufourt, recorded at the Strasbourg Musica Festival. [France Musique]

  • Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts the Tonkünstler-Orchester Niederösterreich in Ravel's second suite from Daphnis et Chloé, plus the premiere of a triple concerto for trumpet, trombone, and tuba by Bernd Richard Deutsch. [ORF]

  • Listen to two concerts of Baroque music performed by Concerto Copenhagen, conducted by Lars Ulrik Mortensen. [ORF]

  • If you missed the performance of Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier at the Proms in July, starring Kate Royal, Tara Erraught, and Franz Hawlata, there is another chance to hear it. [France Musique]

  • Michel Legrand leads the Orchestre National d'Ile-de-France in a concert performance of his score to Jacques Demy's film Les Parapluies de Cherbourg, starring Natalie Dessay and Laurent Naouri, recorded at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris. [France Musique]

  • Listen to the recording of Donizetti's Maria di Rohan, starring Nelly Miricioiu and Bruce Ford. [ORF]

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