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Perchance to Stream: End of June 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.

  • From St John's Smith Square, Paul McCreesh leads a performance of Haydn's The Seasons, in a new English translation, with the Gabrieli Consort and Players and soloists led by soprano Carolyn Sampson. [BBC3]

  • From the Lyon Piano Festival, music for two pianos by Mozart, Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff, and Ravell with Martha Argerich and friends. [France Musique]

  • A performance of Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, starring Véronique Gens and Nicolas Rivenq, with Jean-Claude Malgoire conducting La Grande Ecurie and la Chambre du Roy at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées. [France Musique]

  • The Jerusalem Quartet begins its 20th anniversary series at Wigmore Hall with music by Beethoven, Bartók, and Brahms. [BBC3]

  • From the Wiener Festwochen, Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker in music by Webern and Bruckner. [Ö1]

  • Watch Daniele Gatti direct music of Verdi in Parma, for the 200th anniversary of the composer's death, recorded in 2013. [ARTE]

  • Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in music of Prokofiev and Beethoven, plus Scriabin's Prometheus, the Poem of Fire with pianist Kirill Gerstein, recorded last December. [CSO]

  • Dance music and arias from Rameau's Dardanus and Pigmalion, with Michi Gaigg leading L'Orfeo Barockorchester, soprano Dorothee Mields, and tenor Anders J. Dahlin, recorded last month at the Barocktage Stift Melk. [Ö1]

  • The New York Philharmonic performs Mozart's last three symphonies, with Alan Gilbert at the podium. [NY Phil]

  • Francesco Piemontesi is soloist in Mozart's 26th Piano Concerto with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, under the baton of Ton Koopman, recorded last month. [France Musique]

  • The Ensemble LuciSerene performs madrigals by Gesualdo for the composer's 450th birthday. [Ö1]

  • Watch Andrés Orozco-Estrada conduct Beethoven's ninth symphony with the Frankfurt Radio Smphony and the MDR Chorus Leipzig. [ARTE]

  • Listen to a performance of Godard's Dante, recorded in January with the Munich Radio Orchestra. [Radio Clásica]

  • Music by Christian Cannabich, Carl Stamitz, Georg Joseph Vogler, and Franz Anton Dimler performed by the Kurpfälzisches Kammerorchester, conducted by Johannes Schläfli. [Ö1]

  • Listen to many of the programs from the last season of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. [WQED]

  • Watch Tugan Sokhiev conduct the Deutsche Symphonie-Orchester Berlin in music by Prokofiev, Dutilleux, and Musorgsky. [ARTE]

  • Lang Lang joins the Queensland Symphony Orchestra for a Gala Concert, playing Prokofiev's third piano concerto and other music, under conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto. [ABC Classic]

  • Music inspired by birds, composed by Stravinsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and others, including the Danish National Symphony Orchestra performing Stravinsky's Song of the Nightingale. [BBC3]

  • Tenor James Gilchrist and pianist Anna Tilbrook perform music by Schumann, Mendelssohn, Liszt, and the world premiere of a new work by Sally Beamish, recorded at the Wigmore Hall, London. [BBC3]

  • From the Klangraum Waidhofen, a recital by pianist Lukas Vondracek, with music by Bach, Mozart, Liszt, and others, recorded at the Rothschildschloss, Waidhofen an der Ybbs. [Ö1]

  • Watch Adam Laloum play as soloist in Mozart's 23rd piano concerto, with Joshua Weilerstein leading the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, recorded at the Festival de Saint-Denis. [ARTE]

  • Ian Bostridge conducts the Britten Sinfonia in a programme of Bach, Corelli, Tippett, and Britten, recorded at the West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge. [BBC3]

  • On the Fête de la musique 2016 the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, under Marzena Diakun, performs music by Beethoven, Grieg, Tchaikovsky and others. [France Musique]

  • Listen to a concert of opera arias performed by soprano Pumeza Matshikiza and pianist James Baillieu, recorded in April at the Salle Gaveau in Paris. [France Musique]

  • Listen to the 1969 recording of Ferenc Erkel's opera Bánk Bán, with János Ferencsik conducting a cast lead by József Simándy. [Ö1]

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