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Perchance to Stream: Memorial Day 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.

  • For the opening of the Festival de Saint-Denis, Mikko Franck leads the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France in a performance of Mahler's third symphony. [ARTE | France Musique]

  • In case you missed it, listen to the Metropolitan Opera broadcast of Strauss's Elektra, with Esa-Pekka Salonen conducting a cast starring Nina Stemme (Elektra), Adrianne Pieczonka (Chrysothemis), Waltraud Meier (Klytämnestra), and Eric Owens (Orest). [Ö1]

  • From the Wiener Konzerthaus, the Belcea Quartet plays chamber music by Beethoven, Webern, Brahms, and Britten. [France Musique]

  • Antonio Pappano conducts a concert with cellist Jan Vogler and the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, in music of Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, Sibelius, and Rossini. [France Musique]

  • From the Wiener Festwochen, a concert by Daniil Trifonov as soloist in Liszt's first piano concerto with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, under Manfred Honeck. [Ö1]

  • Listen to a 1977 recording of Handel's Alexander's Feast or The Power of Musick, with Nikolaus Harnoncourt leading Concentus Musicus Wien. [Ö1]

  • Christoph Eschenbach conducts the Vienna Philharmonic, with violinist Lisa Batiashvili, recorded at the Wiener Festwochen. [Ö1 | Part 2]

  • From the Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord in Paris, the Quatuor Diotima performs quartets by Oscar Strasnoy and Beethoven. [France Musique]

  • Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra in Bartok's second violin concerto with Alina Abragimova, and music by Vaughan Williams and Joseph Phibbs, recorded at the Barbican Hall. [BBC3]

  • Listen to two of Nikolaus Harnoncourt's last concerts with Concentus Musicus Wien, in Haydn's Paukenmesse and Beethoven's fifth symphony, both recorded last year. [BBC3]

  • Watch the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, under Tugan Sokhiev, perform Brahms's second symphony in a former factory turned into a concert hall. [ARTE]

  • András Schiff joins the Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra as both conductor and piano soloist, in music of Haydn and Mozart. [Ö1]

  • From the Schubertiade Hohenems, a recital of Schubert Lieder by tenor Julian Prégardien and pianist Christoph Schnackertz. [Ö1]

  • Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in Stravinsky's Renard, Mavra, and Les Noces. [BBC3]

  • The Clemencic Consort, under René Clemencic, perform music by Giovanni Paolo Cima, recorded in Vienna. [Ö1]

  • The Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conducted by Peter Oundjian, perform Shostakovich's 8th Symphony and Prokofiev's second piano concerto, recorded in Glasgow. [BBC3]

  • Donald Runnicles leads the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in Mahler's First Symphony and, with soloist Denis Kozhukin, Brahms's Second Piano Concerto, recorded in Glasgow. [BBC3]

  • Watch the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester play Brahms's first symphony, conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock. [ARTE]

  • Listen to a recording of Louis Spohr's opera Jessonda, starring Julia Varady (Jessonda), Renate Behle (Amazili), Kurt Moll (Dandau), Thomas Moser (Nadori), and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (D'Acunha). [Ö1]

  • From the Wiener Festwochen, Tugan Sokhiev conducts the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse and cellist Gautier Capuçon in music of Berlioz, Dutilleux, Debussy, and Stravinsky. [Ö1]

  • The Modigliani Quartet and pianist Nicholas Angelich perform chamber music by Robert Schumann, recorded at the Schubertiade Hohenems. [Ö1]

  • Listen to concerts by the Divine One, Sarah Vaughan, at Juan-les-Pins and Paris, recorded in the 1960s. [France Musique]

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