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Perchance to Stream: Happy New Year 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.

  • Happy New Year! Have another listen to the New Year concert performed by the Vienna Philharmonic, conducted at the Musikverein by Zubin Mehta. [France Musique]

  • From the Opéra Comique in Paris, a performance of Strauss's Die Fledermaus, recorded on December 23. [France Musique]

  • Listen to Gérard Korsten conduct Offenbach's La Vie Parisienne at the Opéra de Lyon. [France Musique]

  • The Fieri Consort performs Renaissance polyphony in honor of the Virgin Mary, for a concert at St. Peter's Cathedral in Adelaide, Australia. [ABC Classic]

  • A concert performance of Tchaikovsky's Queen of Spades, with Mariss Jansons conducting the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, recorded last October in Munich. [ORF]

  • Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in Schoenberg's Gurrelieder, with soprano Katarina Dalayman, mezzo- soprano Michelle DeYoung, and others. [RTBF]

  • Soprano Anna Prohaska and pianist Eric Schneider perform a song recital, with music by Hanns Eisler, Wolf, Ives, and Robert Schumann, recorded in Munich last November. [ORF]

  • Lorenzo Viotti conducts the Orchestre National de France in Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, plus a sequel to that work, The Return of the Wolf by Alexandros Markeas, both with François Morel as narrator. [France Musique]

  • Members of Ensemble Intercontemporain perform music by Peter Eötvös, including his opera The Balcony, with the composer conducting. [France Musique]

  • Sonya Yoncheva and Roberto Alagna star in a performance of Gounod's Roméo et Juliette from the Teatro Real de Madrid. [Radio Clásica]
  • Valentina Lisitsa is soloist for Grieg's piano concerto, with the Orchestre National de France and conductor Kristjan Järvi, plus music by Pärt and Nielsen. [RTBF]

  • From a performance for the Misteria Paschalia in Krakow in 2013, Christophe Rousset leads Les Talens lyriques in music by Pergolesi, Leo, Ferrandini, Traetta, and Cafaro. [France Musique]

  • Andris Nelsons leads a concert of music by Chopin (with pianist Maurizio Pollini) and Brahms at the Lucerne Festival last August. [ORF | Part 2]

  • From the Hindsgavl Festival in Denmark, a recital by cellist Gautier Capuçon and pianist Yuja Wang, with music by Debussy, Prokofiev, and Rachmaninoff. [ORF]

  • Mikko Franck leads a performance of Debussy's La Boîte à Joujoux with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France. [France Musique]

  • A performance of Mendelssohn's Elijah, recorded last August at the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival, with Thomas Hengelbrock conducting the NDR Sinfonieorchester, City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus, Schleswig-Holstein Festival Chor, and soprano Genia Kühmeier and others. [ORF]

  • Music of Beethoven and Mozart, with François-Xavier Roth leading his ensemble Les Siècles, plus sopranos Sabine Devieilhe and Andreea Soare. [France Musique]

  • A concert recorded in 2013 in Bucharest, with Vladimir Jurowski conducting the London Philharmonic in the Brahms violin concerto, with Leonidas Kavakos as soloist, plus Enescu's third symphony. [ORF]

  • From the Salle Pleyel in Paris, Philippe Jordan conducts the Vienna Symphony Orchestra in music of Schubert, Shostakovich, and Beethoven, with pianist Khatia Buniatishvili and trumpeter Rainer Küblbock. [France Musique]

  • A recital from 2013 with violinist Nikolaj Znaider and pianist Saleem Abboud Ashkar, featuring music by Schubert, Beethoven, and Webern, recorded in Vienna. [ORF]

  • The Orchestre National d'Ile-de-France, under Enrique Mazzola, plays Tchaikovsky's sixth symphony at the Salle Pleyel, plus a new piece by Jeff Mills, Where light ends. [France Musique]

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