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Perchance to Stream: Kairos 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.

  • Myung-Whun Chung conducts Mahler's sixth symphony, with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France. [France Musique]

  • Watch a performance of Rain, a ballet created in 2001 by Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker and her dance company, Rosas, mounted this year at the Ballet de l'Opéra de Paris. It is set to Steve Reich's Music for Eighteen Musicians, performed by the ensembles Synergy Vocals and Ictus, conducted by Georges-Elie Octors. [ARTE]

  • Cornelius Meister leads a performance of Boulez's Pli selon pli, with the ORF Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien and soprano Marisol Montalvo. [ORF]

  • Listen to Patrick Davin and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France perform Lalo's opera La Jacquerie (1895), in a production starring Véronique Gens, Nora Gubish, Charles Castronovo, and others, recorded this summer in Montpellier. [RTBF]

  • Gustavo Dudamel leads a performance of Berlioz's Grande Messe des Morts at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris, with tenor Andrew Staples, the Choeur de Radio France, La Maîtrise de Notre-Dame de Paris, the Simon Bolivar Symphony, and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France. [France Musique]

  • Watch Alice Sara Ott play Tchaikovsky's first piano concerto with the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, with conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada also leading performances of Brahms's first symphony and Falling Time to the End by Atsuhiko Gonda. [ARTE]

  • Watch an evening of ballets by Belgian choreographer Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker at the Opéra de Paris: three works set to music by Bartok (fourth string quartet), Beethoven (Die Grosse Fuge), and Schoenberg (Verklärte Nacht). [ARTE]

  • Pianist Stephen Hough plays a recital of music by Schubert, Franck, Liszt, and Hough, recorded at the Barbican Hall in London. [BBC3]

  • Simon Rattle leads the Berlin Philharmonic in music of Britten (Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge) and Shostakovich (fourth symphony), recorded in August. [ORF | Part 2]

  • The Ensemble Pygmalion performs music of Bach, Schütz, and other composers of the German Baroque, recorded at the Festival de Royaumont. [France Musique]

  • Gottfried von der Goltz leads the Freiburger Barockorchester in music of Bach, Handel, and Corelli, recorded last April at the Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona. [ORF]

  • From the Mecklenberg Festival in Northern Germany earlier this year, Martin Helmchen plays Beethoven's Diabelli Variations, plus a Haydn piano trio with Marie-Elisabeth Hecker and more. [BBC3]

  • Dennis Russell Davies conducts mezzo-soprano Nora Gubisch and the Orchestre Français des Jeunes in music by Mendelssohn, Chausson, and Sibelius (first symphony) at the Cité de la Musique in Paris. [France Musique]

  • Markus Stenz leads the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in music of Schumann, Strauss, and Unsuk Chin (Su, her new sheng concerto), recorded in Glasgow. [BBC3]

  • From last month, a performance by the Apollon Musagète Quartett, of music by Dvorak and Schubert, recorded at the Schubertiade Hohenems. [ORF]

  • La Maîtrise de Radio France performs a tour of European choral music, with pianist Anne Le Bozec. [France Musique]

  • Recorded at the Royal Festival Hall, the London Philharmonic under Markus Stenz performs Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, Beethoven's first symphony, and Thomas Larcher's Violin Concerto. [BBC3]

  • Herbert Blomstedt leads the SWR Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart in Nielsen's clarinet concerto (with Sebastian Manz as soloist) and Bruckner's ninth symphony, recorded last July in Stuttgart. [ORF]

  • Music of Mozart, Schoenberg, and Richard Strauss from the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sakari Oramo at the Barbican Hall in London. [BBC3]

  • Paul Daniel conducts the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in Esa-Pekka Salonen's Karawane and Ravel's L'enfant et les sortilèges. [BR-Klassik]

  • From the Schwetzingen Festival, Jos Van Immerseel and the Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra perform music of Haydn, Schubert, including Haydn's cantata Arianna a Naxos with mezzo-soprano Marianne Beate Kielland. [RTBF]

  • Soprano Ruby Hughes joins the London Handel Players for a Baroque program including two solo cantatas by Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, recorded at the Brighton Early Music Festival. [BBC3]

  • Watch cellist Edgar Moreau and the Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse, under conductor Kazuki Yamada, perform symphonic excerpts of Claude, an opera by Thierry Escaich, the first cello concerto by Saint-Saëns, and the second orchestral suite from Ravel's music for Daphnis et Chloé. [ARTE]

  • From Milton Court Concert Hall in London, Oliver Knussen conducts the Britten Sinfonia in music by Mozart, Knussen, and Berg. [BBC3]

  • Listen to a recital by baritone Adrian Eröd and pianist Christoph Traxler, with music by Mozart, Holst, Mahler, Schubert, and others, recorded in September at the Schloss Rothschild in Waidhofen an der Ybbs. [ORF]

  • In a concert recorded this past October, Olari Elts made his debut with the Bavarian Radio Chor, conducting music by Arvo Pärt and Erkki-Sven Tüür. [BR-Klassik]

  • Cellist Daniel Müller-Schott plays a recital at the Conservatoire Royal de Bruxelles, as part of the Festival Bach Heritage, recorded this past October. [RTBF]

  • Cellist Christian-Pierre La Marca and pianist Amandine Savary play transcriptions of songs by Reynaldo Hahn, Gabriel Fauré, Francis Poulenc, Erik Satie, Henri Duparc, and others, recorded at the Auditorium du Musée d'Orsay. [France Musique]

  • Listen to the recording of Auber's opera Le domino noir, with Richard Bonynge conducting Sumi Jo (Angèle d'Olivares), Isabelle Vernet (Brigitte de San), Bruce Ford (Horace de Massarena), London Voices, and the English Chamber Orchestra, from 1993. [ORF]

  • A recital by pianist Kit Armstrong, featuring music of Bach, Liszt, William Byrd, Beethoven, and Joohn Bull, recorded last June at the Musikschule Deutschlandsberg during the Klavierfrühling Deutschlandsberg. [ORF]

  • Violinist Chad Hoopes and pianist David Fung play music by Dvorak, Prokofiev, and others, recorded at the Auditorium du Louvre. [France Musique]

  • From 2012, members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform Schoenberg’s Pierrot lunaire, and John Lithgow narrates Stravinsky’s Soldier’s Tale. [CSO]

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