J.S. Bach (55)
Richard Strauss (43)
Victor Herbert (5)
Johann Strauss (5)
Reynaldo Hahn (6)
* Results may be skewed by the fact that musical items are listed individually in the database (e.g. individual Schubert songs).
† Composers with 5 to 10 entries are shown here. Several others have been chosen fewer times, including a long list with only one entry. Rather than include those once-onlys here, you can use this link to view/download a PDF which shows them.
10th November 2018 : Séamus
Rossini: The Barber of Seville: Largo al Factotum from Act I Scene I & most of Act I Scene II of opera
Cecilia Bartoli, Gino Quilico, David Kuebler, Robert Lloyd, Carlos Feller, Radio Symphony Orchestra of Stuttgart conducted by Gabriele Ferro
On DVD. From the 1988 Schwetzingen Festival. For Rossini Day: 13th November is the 150th Anniversary of the composer's death.
3rd November 2018 : David W
Tchaikovsky: Concert Fantasy for Piano and Orchestra op. 56
Mikhail Pletnev, Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Vladimir Fedoseyev
For Tchikovsky Day: 6th November is the 125th Anniversary of the composer's death.
27th October 2018 : Séamus
Verdi: 'Don Carlos': Part of Act IV and all of Act V of opera
Placido Domingo, Montserrat Caballé, Ruggero Raimondi, Shirley Verrett, Sherill Milnes, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini
Presented as a tribute to Montserrat Caballé who died on 6th October 2018, aged 85
20th October 2018 : Dermot
Holst: The Planets op. 32: I. Mars, III. Mercury, V. Saturn, VII. Neptune
BBC Philharmonic conducted by Jan Pascal Tortelier
13th October 2018 : Éamon
Byrd: Mass for Five Voices
The Sixteen conducted by Harry Christophers
6th October 2018 : October Concert 2018
Mahler: Rückert Lieder (1901-02)
Lorraine Hunt-Lieberson (mezzo-soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano)
First half of Tom F's Concert programme. Recorded live at Wigmore Hall recital on 30th November 1998.
Mahler: Symphony no. 9 in D major
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Herbert Von Karajan
Second half of Tom F's Concert programme . Live recording from 1982.
29th September 2018 : Peadar
Karl Goldmark: Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor op. 28 (1877)
Vera Tsu, Razumovsky Sinfonia conducted by Yu Long
22nd September 2018 : David W
Sibelius: Symphony no. 4 in A minor op. 63
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Colin Davis
15th September 2018 : Éamon
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
Vienna Boys' Choir, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Leonard Bernstein
Remembering Leonard Bernstein's Centenary
1st September 2018 : Ken (Theme: Honouring Leonard Bernstein)
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
New York Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Leonard Bernstein
Video recording of performance recorded in 1976. 25th August was the centenary of the birth of Leonard Bernstein.
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