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Connections

Hosted By Stephen Peithman

Exploring the often surprising links between concepts, themes and people in classical music, from medieval to modern

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Saturday, 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
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Saturday, August 26, 2017 Permalink

The London Connection

Big Ben & Boadicea Monument at sundown

 

Located on the River Thames, it's more than just a city - it's the business, political, and cultural capital of England-and the United Kingdom.

In this hour, music written for and about London, by Handel, Haydn, Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Milhaud, and more.

Playlist

4:00pm
4:00pm
Milhaud: Le Carnaval De Londres: Gigue BUY New London Orchestra; Corp, conductor
Hyperion UK CDA66594
4:01pm
Handel: Music For The Royal Fireworks, HWV351: La Réjouissance BUY Tafelmusik; Lamon, conductor
Sony Classical 63073
4:04pm
Handel: Music For The Royal Fireworks, HWV351: Menuet II BUY Tafelmusik; Lamon, conductor
Sony Classical 63073
4:06pm
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 in D major ('London'), H. 1/104: 4. Finale. Spiritoso BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Jochum, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 000120302
4:14pm
Elgar: Cockaigne Overture Op.40 - In London Tower BUY BBC Symphony; Davis, conductor
Apex 0809274137128
4:29pm
Haydn: Symphony No. 104 in D major ('London'), H. 1/104: 4. Finale. Spiritoso BUY London Philharmonic Orchestra; Jochum, conductor
Deutsche Grammophon 000120302
4:31pm
Vaughan Williams: A London Symphony: III. Scherzo (Nocturne): Allegro vivace-Andantino BUY London Symphony Orchestra; Hickox, conductor
Chandos 9902
4:43pm
John Ireland: London Pieces: Chelsea Reach BUY John Lenehan; Hickox, conductor
Naxos 8.553700
4:50pm
Milhaud: Le Carnaval De Londres: Bal - Ouverture BUY New London Orchestra; Corp, conductor
Hyperion UK CDA66594
4:51pm
Milhaud: Le Carnaval De Londres: Romance BUY New London Orchestra; Corp, conductor
Hyperion UK CDA66594
4:53pm
Milhaud: Le Carnaval De Londres: Valse BUY New London Orchestra; Corp, conductor
Hyperion UK CDA66594
4:55pm
Dyson: In Honour of the City BUY London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; Hickox, conductor
Chandos 9531

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