Most chosen *
J.S. Bach (61)
Richard Strauss (46)
Less chosen *†
Ina Boyle (5)
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.
20th February 2021 : Roy
Edward Swan Hennessy: Sérénade op. 65 (1924)
RTÉ Contempo Quartet
Edward Swan Hennessy: Pièces celtiques op. 45 (1912)
Moritz Ernst (piano)
Edward Swan Hennessy: String Quartet No. 4 op. 75 (1928)
RTÉ Contempo Quartet
13th February 2021 : David W
Bartók: Piano Quintet in C major Sz.23
Piers Lane (piano), Goldner String Quartet
6th February 2021 : Séamus
Donizetti: 'Lucia di Lammermoor': Most of Act I of Opera
Natalie Dessay, Joseph Calleja, Ludovic Tézier, Kwangchul Youn, Metropolitan Opera Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Patrick Summers
Video recorded by founding member Tony from Sky Arts 2 broadcast in May 2012
30th January 2021 : Éamon
Szymanowski: Symphony no. 3 in B flat major op. 27 (‘Song of the Night’)
Toby Spence (tenor), London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus conducted by Valery Gergiev
Recorded live at the Barbican in March 2013
23rd January 2021 : Ken
Schumann: Violin Concerto in D minor WoO1
Isabelle Faust, Freiburger Barockorchester conducted by Pablo Heras-Casado
YouTube video. Recording of May 2014 performance in the Philharmonie in Berlin.
16th January 2021 : Ron
Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen op. 53 (study for 23 solo strings)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra conducted by Mariss Jansons
YouTube video. Part of all-Strauss concert recorded on 10th May 2012 in the Concertgebouw.
9th January 2021 : Dermot
Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel
Alex Knight (baritone), Eroica Ensemble conducted by Toby Thatcher
YouTube video. Filmed in Verbruggen Hall, Sydney Conservatorium of Music on 18th August 2012.
Walton: Façade: Tango-Pasodoble, Black Mrs Behemoth
Barbara Hannigan (reciter), Simon Rattle (conductor & reciter), Members of the Berlin Philharmonic
YouTube Video. Recorded at the Berlin Philharmonie on 15th December 2012.
2nd January 2021 : Jim
Nikolai Medtner: Piano Sonata no. 1 in F minor op. 5 (1901-03)
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