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Perchance to Stream: Folle Journée de Nantes 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.

  • Leonard Slatkin conducts Mahler's sixth symphony with the Orchestre National de Lyon, plus Mozart's fifth violin concerto with Vilde Frang as soloist. [France Musique]

  • The Munich Radio Orchestra gives a concert performance of Benjamin Godard's opera Dante, recorded at the Prinzregententheater. [BR-Klassik]

  • Listen to Giovanni Simone Mayr's opera Medea in Corinto (Naples, 1813), conducted last July by Fabio Luisi at the Festival della Valle d'Itria. [ORF]

  • From the Wigmore Hall in London, the Takács Quartet plays music by Haydn and Shostakovich. [BBC3]

  • Elise Caluwaerts and Wiard Witholt star in Sydney Chamber Opera's staging of Pascal Dusapin's Passion. [ABC Classic]

  • In a concert recorded at the Church of Saint-Roch in Paris, Philippe Herreweghe and Collegium Vocale Gent perform Bach cantatas for Christmas. [France Musique]

  • The BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Alexander Vedernikov perform Shostakovich's 6th Symphony and Schnittke's Viola Concerto with Lawrence Power, recorded at the Barbican Hall. [BBC3]

  • Ophélie Gaillard leads soprano Claire Lefilliâtre and the Ensemble Pulcinella in sacred music by Purcell, Monteverdi, Rossi, Sanses, Merula, and other, recorded in the Cathédrale Saint-Macou in Pontoise. [France Musique]

  • Watch many of the concerts from the Folle Journée de Nantes. [ARTE]

  • Watch Mariss Jansons, violinist Leonidas Kavakos, and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform Korngold's violin concerto and Rachmaninov's The Bells. [BR-Klassik]

  • Watch La Belle et la Bête, a new choreography by Thierry Malandain, recorded in San Sebastián. [ARTE]

  • From the Salzburg Mozartwoche, Tugan Sokhiev leads a concert by the Vienna Philharmonic with violinist Renaud Capucon, in music of Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Dutilleux. [ORF | Part 2]

  • Watch organists Bernard Foccroulle, Philippe Lefébvre, Camille Baslé, Nicolas Martynciow, Olivier Latry, and Wayne Marshall perform on the organ at the Philharmonie de Paris. [Philharmonie de Paris]

  • From the Barbican Hall in London, soprano Renée Fleming joins the BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Sakari Oramo for music by Debussy, Anders Hillborg, and Ravel. [BBC3]

  • Christian Zacharias conducts and serves as piano soloist with the Orchestre National de France, in music by Schubert (eighth symphony) and Beethoven (third piano concerto). [France Musique]

  • Watch young dancers compete in the competition for the 44ème Prix de Lausanne. [ARTE]

  • Ilan Volkov leads the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall in music by Roslavets, Ravel, and Shostakovich, with pianist Ingrid Fliter. [BBC3]

  • Pianist Fazil Say joins the Camerata Salzburg for a concert at the Salzburg Mozartwoche, playing three Mozart piano concertos, plus music by Mendelssohn. [ORF]

  • Giovanni Antonini leads the Mozarteumorchester Salzburg in symphonies of Mozart at the Salzburg Mozartwoche. [ORF]

  • Violinist Olivier Charlier and pianist Anne Queffélec play music by Beethoven and Brahms, recorded at the Salle de La Quintinie in Nantes. [France Musique]

  • Adam Laloum and Stacey Watton join members of the Modigliani Quartet for Schubert's "Trout" Quintet, recorded in Nantes. [France Musique]

  • Music by Johann and Joseph Strauss performed by the Johann Strauss Ensemble. [France Musique]

  • The Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire performs Strauss's Alpine Symphony, with Pascal Rophé at the podium. [France Musique]

  • Four Seasons by Vivaldi and Piazzolla performed by the Richard Galliano Sextet. [France Musique]

  • Abdel Rahman El Bacha plays music of Beethoven at the Salle de La Quintinie in Nantes. [France Musique]

  • Listen to Holst's The Planets performed by the Orchestre National des Pays de Loire and conductor Pascal Rophé. [France Musique]

  • New music by Italian composers Luca Francesconi and Fausto Romitelli at the opening concert of the Présences Festival with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and Mikko Franck. [France Musique]

  • From the Folle Journée de Nantes, a performance of Vivaldi's Four Seasons with violinist Sayaka Shoji and the Polish Chamber Orchestra. [France Musique]

  • Viola da gambist Laurence Dreyfus leads Phantasm in music by William Byrd, Thomas Tallis, Matthew Locke, Henry Purcell, and others, recorded at the Wiener Konzerthaus. [ORF]

  • Enrique Mazzola, bass-baritone Markus Werba, and the Orchestre National de l'Ile de France perform selections from Des Knaben Wunderhorn by Mahler, Humperdinck's Hänsel und Gretel, and Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, recorded at the Philharmonie de Paris. [France Musique]

  • A recital by pianist Alexander Ghindin at the Musée d'Orsay, with music by Prokofiev, Debussy, Offenbach, Saint-Saëns, Bizet, and Richard Strauss. [France Musique]

  • Concerts from 2014 and 2015 with Ludovic Morlot and Cristian Macelaru conducting the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in music of Stravinsky, Ravel, and others. [CSO]

  • Listen to the 1970 recording of Vincenzo Bellini's Il Pirata, starring Piero Cappuccilli (Ernesto), Montserrat Caballé (Imogene), Bernabe Marti (Gualtiero), and Ruggero Raimondi (Goffredo), conducted by Gianandrea Gavazzeni in Rome. [ORF]

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