Classical Sunday: Welcome, Summer!

For the day after the summer solstice, something light to enjoy.

Classical Summer

 

1. Mozart – Divertimento in F major, K. 138 “Salzburg Symphony No. 3”
I. Allegro 00:00
III. Presto 02:38
2. Mozart – La finta giardiniera, K. 196: Ouverture. Allegro molto 04:38
3. Mozart – Divertimento in D major, K. 136 “Salzburg Symphony No. 1”
I. Allegro 10:43
III. Presto 13:42
4. Strauss II – Annen Polka, Op. 117 15:34
5. Strauss II – Leichtes Blut (Light of Heart), Op. 319 18:37
6. Mozart – Ascanio in Alba, K. 111: Ouverture 21:21
7. Beethoven – Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio 24:55
8. Beethoven – Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace 32:03
9. Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 “Italian”: I. Allegro Vivace 39:42
10. Mozart – Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201: I. Allegro moderato 51:04
11. Mozart – Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550: IV. Finale. Allegro assai 56:01
12. Vivaldi – The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV 315 “Summer”
I. Allegro non molto 1:00:42
II. Adagio e piano – Presto e forte 1:05:47
III. Presto 1:07:52
13. Litvinovsky – Lost in the Blossoming Gardens 1:10:31
14. Popper – Dance of the Elves 1:14:47
15. Strauss II – Unter Donner und Blitz (Thunder and Lightning), Op. 324 1:17:22
16. Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: IV. Allegro 1:20:27
17. Einaudi – Nuvole Bianche 1:28:49
18. Barriére – 6 Cello Sonatas: No. 4 in G Major
I. Andante 1:35:20
II. Adagio 1:40:05
19. Tchaikovsky – The Seasons, Op. 37a
No. 6, June. Barcarolle 1:43:19
No. 7, July. Reaper’s Song 1:48:33
No. 8, August. The Harvest 1:50:26

 

Classical Sunday: 1 Hour of Waltzes 2

A certain birthday-girl wished for this compilation to be on our site today. 🙂

One Hour of Music – The Greatest Waltzes of All Time 2

Florian Hermann – Dark Eyes Waltz (Andre Rieu version): 00:00 – 02:50
Ilya Alekseevich Shatrov – Hills of Manchuria: 02:50 – 05:35
Georgy Sviridov – Snowstorm Waltz: 05:35 – 9:30
M.Kuess – Waves of Amur: 9:30 – 12:30
Anthony Hopkins – And the Waltz Goes On: 12:30 – 17:45
A. Joyce – Unnamed Waltz: 17:45 – 22:05
Johann Strauss II – Acceleration Waltz: 22:05 – 30:20
Johann Strauss II – Emperor Waltz: 30:20 – 35:15
P. I. Tchaikovsky – Eugene Onegin Waltz: 35:15 – 41:30
Camille Saint Saens – Danse Macabre: 41:30 – 48:40
Johann Strauss II – Blue Danube: 48:40 – 1:00:00

Classical Sunday: Summer, Summer, Summer

It’s hot!  It’s summer! 

When you have had enough of being outside in the sunshine or in the water someplace, enjoy two hours of light summer music.

CLASSICAL MUSIC FOR SUMMER

1 Mozart – Divertimento in F major, K. 138 “Salzburg Symphony No. 3”
– I. Allegro 00:00
– III. Presto 02:38
2 Mozart – La finta giardiniera, K. 196: Ouverture. Allegro molto 04:38
3 Mozart – Divertimento in D major, K. 136 “Salzburg Symphony No. 1”
– I. Allegro 10:43
– III. Presto 13:42
4 Strauss II – Annen Polka, Op. 117 15:34
5 Strauss II – Leichtes Blut (Light of Heart), Op. 319 18:37
6 Mozart – Ascanio in Alba, K. 111: Ouverture 21:21
7 Beethoven – Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio 24:55
8 Beethoven – Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace 32:03
9 Mendelssohn – Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90 “Italian”: I. Allegro Vivace 39:42
10 Mozart – Symphony No. 29 in A Major, K. 201: I. Allegro moderato 51:04
11 Mozart – Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550: IV. Finale. Allegro assai 56:01
12 Vivaldi – The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 2 in G minor, RV 315 “Summer”
– I. Allegro non molto 1:00:42
– II. Adagio e piano – Presto e forte 1:05:47
– III. Presto 1:07:52
13 Litvinovsky – Lost in the Blossoming Gardens 1:10:31
14 Popper – Dance of the Elves 1:14:47
15 Strauss II – Unter Donner und Blitz (Thunder and Lightning), Op. 324 1:17:22
16 Beethoven – Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: IV. Allegro 1:20:27
17 Einaudi – Nuvole Bianche 1:28:49
18 Barriére – 6 Cello Sonatas: No. 4 in G Major
– I. Andante 1:35:20
– II. Adagio 1:40:05
19 Tchaikovsky – The Seasons, Op. 37a
– No. 6, June. Barcarolle 1:43:19
– No. 7, July. Reaper’s Song 1:48:33
– No. 8, August. The Harvest 1:50:26

1, 3, 11, 12, 13, 16: Metamorphose String Orchestra, Pavel Lyubomudrov
Violin on 12: Yuliya Lebedenko
Cello on 14: Mikael Samsonov
2, 7, 8, 9, 10: Orchestra da Camera Fiorentina, Giuseppe Lanzetta
4, 5, 15: Stettino Philharmonic Orchestra, Stefan Marzcik
6: Opole Philharmonic Orchestra, Werner Stiefel
17, 18: Mr & Mrs Cello
19: Vadim Chaimovich (solo piano)

Classical Sunday: Spring Has Sprung

It looks like spring has arrived in our neck of the woods finally.

It looks like spring has arrived in our neck of the woods finally.  Enjoy this little compilation with us, if you spend time inside on this beautiful spring Sunday.

SPRING: CLASSICAL MUSIC

1. BACH – Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049: I. Allegro 00:00
2. BACH – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050: I. Allegro 07:12
3. VIVALDI – The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 1, RV 269 “Spring”
I. Allegro 17:54
II. Largo e pianissimo sempre 21:09
III. Allegro pastorale 23:32
4. BACH – Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in C Major, BWV 1050: III. Allegro 27:18
5. MOZART – La finta giardiniera, K. 196: Ouverture 32:46
6. STRAUSS II – Frühlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), Op. 410 38:53
7. STRAUSS II – An der schönen blauen Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube), Op. 314 46:26
8. BEETHOVEN – Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 “Pastoral”
I. Awakening of cheerful feelings on arrival in the countryside 57:47
III. Merry gathering of country folk 1:08:36
V. Shepherd’s song. Cheerful and thankful feelings after the storm 1:13:51
9. BACH – Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048: III. Allegro 1:22:39
10. MOZART – Flute and Harp Concerto in C Major, K. 299: I. Allegro 1:27:25
11. TCHAIKOVSKY – The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: No. 3, Valzer dei Fiori 1:37:52
12. STRAUSS II – Wein, Weib und Gesang (Wine, Women and Song), Op. 333 1:44:56
13. TCHAIKOVSKY – Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48: II. Valse 1:50:34
14. STRAUSS II – Rosen aus dem Süden (Roses from the South), Op. 388 1:54:32
15. STRAUSS II – Wo die Citronen Blüh’n! (Where the Lemon Trees Bloom), Op. 364 2:04:14
16. VIVALDI – Symphony in E Major, RV 132: I. Allegro 2:13:59
17. VIVALDI – Concerto for Strings & Continuo, RV 113: I. Allegro 2:18:13
18. MENDELSSOHN – Lieder ohne Worte, Op. 62 No. 6 “Spring Song” 2:20:14
19. TCHAIKOVSKY – The Seasons, Op. 37a
No. 3, March. Song of the Lark 2:23:02
No. 4, April. Snowdrop 2:25:45
No. 5, May. White Nights 2:28:36
20. GRIEG – Lyric Pieces, Op. 43: No. 6, To Spring 2:33:15

Classical Sunday: Classical Music for Zodiac Signs

Is the music chosen for your sign your favorite in this collection?

Yes, we are a bit early with this.  More properly it should be posted on the Sunday before the vernal equinox (on March 20th), and consequently, the collection starts with Aries.  But since we are so used to viewing January 1st as the beginning of a new annual cycle, maybe you can enjoy this little offering at this time of year as well.

Classical Music for Zodiac Signs

Tracklist

01 Aries – Bach: Musicalisches Opfer BWV 1079 Ricercar a 3
02. Taurus – Tchaikovsky: Valzer dei Fiori 05:51
03. Gemini – R. Strauss: Sonata op. 5 Allegro 12:55
04. Cancer – Mahler: Symphony No 1 Titan II Kraftig bewegt doch nicht zu Schnell 20:32
05. Leo – Debussy: Clair De Lune Suite Bergamasque 26:57
06. Virgo – Vivaldi The Four Seasons Concerto No. 2 RV 315 Summer III Presto 32:16
07. Libra – Vivaldi The Four Seasons, Concerto No. 3 in F Major, RV 293″Autumn”: I. Allegro 34:57
08. Scorpio – Strauss II: Der Zigeunerbaron Ouverture 39:59
09. Sagittarius – Beethoven: Battel Piano Sonata No. 21 Op 53 Waldstein I. Allegro con brio 42:15
10. Capricorn – Puccini: Nessun Dorma Pavarotti 53:21
11. Aquarius – Mozart: Die Zauberflote, K. 620, Ouverture 56:26
12. Pisces – Chopin: Fantasia improviso op.66 01:03:40

 

 

 

 

 

Classical Sunday: New Year’s Waltzes

Waltz, friends, under the stars, like the Austrians do at midnight!

Let’s get into the mood for Monday night.  Waltz, friends, under the stars, like the Austrians do on New Year’s Day at midnight!

 

NEW YEAR’S CLASSICAL CONCERT
A classical music selection to accompany you in the New Year.

01 STRAUSS II – Kaiser Walzer (Emperor Waltz) Op. 437 00:00
02 STRAUSS II – An der Schonen Blauen Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube) Op. 314 11:56
03 STRAUSS II – Schatz-Walzer (Treasure Waltz) Op. 418 23:21
04 STRAUSS II – Wein, Weib und Gesang (Wine, Women and Song) Op. 333 31:48
05 TCHAIKOVSKY – The Nutcracker: Russian Dance 37:27
06 TCHAIKOVSKY – The Nutcracker: Valzer dei Fiori 38:34
07 STRAUSS II – Tritsch-Tratsch Polka (Chit-Chat Polka) Op. 214 45:38
08 STRAUSS II – Die Fledermaus (The Bat): Ouverture 48:16
09 STRAUSS II – Éljen a Magyar! (Long Live the Magyar! Hungarian Polka) Op. 332 56:39
10 STRAUSS II – Annen Polka 59:27
11 STRAUSS II – Rosen aus dem Süden (Roses from the South) Op. 388 1:02:31
12 STRAUSS II – Leichtes Blut (Light of Heart) Op. 319 1:12:14
13 STRAUSS II – Wiener Bonbons (Vienna Sweets) Op. 307 1:14:59
14 STRAUSS II – Künstlerleben (Artist’s Life) Op. 316 1:24:28
15 STRAUSS II – Seid umschlungen, Millionen! (Be Embraced, You Millions!) Op. 443 1:34:54
16 STRAUSS II – Wiener Blut (Viennese Blood) Op. 354 1:44:58
17 STRAUSS II – Persischer Marsch (Persian March) Op. 289 1:54:14
18 STRAUSS II – Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gipsy Baron): Marsch 1:56:33
19 BIZET – Carmen: Les Toreadors 1:59:26
20 STRAUSS II – Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald (Tales from the Vienna Woods) Op. 325 2:01:32
21 STRAUSS II – Liebeslieder (Love Songs) Op. 114 2:14:22
22 STRAUSS II – Perpetuum Mobile Op. 257 2:23:57
23 VON SUPPÉ – Leichte Kavallerie (Light Cavalry): Ouverture 2:26:53
24 STRAUSS I – Radetzky March Op. 228 2:33:41

Classical Sunday: Waltz, Waltz Waltz!

Waltz the day away…

One Hour of Waltzes…

Aram Khachaturian – Masquerade Waltz (War and Peace version): 00:06
Under the Sky Of Paris (Andre Rieu’s version): 04:00
Johann Strauss II – Voices of Spring Waltz: 07:22
Juventino Rosas – Over the Waves Waltz: 13:11
Iosif Ivanovici – Waves of the Danube: 13:11
Johann Strauss II – Wiener Blut: 21:28
Johann Strauss II – The Fledermaus Waltz: 27:02
Eugen Doga – Gramophone Waltz: 32:40
Eugen Doga – My Sweet and Tender Beast: 35:12
Dmitry Shostakovich – The Second Waltz: 37:57
Piotr Ilych Tchaikovsky – Waltz of the Flowers: 41:33
Piotr Ilych Tchaikovsky – The Swan Lake Waltz: 47:14
Johann Strauss – Tales From the Vienna Woods: 51:44

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