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A potpourri of music awaits in this podcast.
As he died during the week prior to this broadcast, there is a special tribute to Kirk Douglas with music from the film Spatacus.

Playlist: ….09 February 2020

• JS Bach: Ich bin vergnügt mit meinem Glücke (I am content with my fortune), BWV 84. Carolyn Sampson, soprano. Bach Collegium Japan/ Masaaki Suzuki.
• JS Bach: Goldberg Variations: I. Aria. András Schiff, pno.
• Henri-Joseph Rigel: Symphony no.8 in G minor: II. Pastorale. Concerto Köln.
• Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman): Act II. Spinning Song. Vienna State Opera Chorus, Vienna PO/ Ernst von Dohnanyi
• Liszt: Paraphrase on the Spinning Song from Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman. Jorge Bolet, pno.
• Dohnanyi: Konzertstuck, op.12 for cello and orchestra. I. Allegro non troppo. Raphael Wallfisch, vlc. London SO/ Sir Charles Mackkeras.
• Beethoven: The Ruins of Athens: IV. Turkish March. Royal PO/ Sir Thomas Beecham.
• Alex North: Love Theme from Spartacus.
• Khachaturian: Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia. West Australian SO/ David Measham.
• Traditional Armenian: Azet astvatsn & Ter kedzo. Hespèrion XVII, Marc Clos/ Jordi Savall.

Photo: Kirk Douglas as Spartacus

 

About the author: Margaret

 

Long-time JOY 94.9 listener. Podcaster since 2015: formerly - Friday Drive (Driving you mad, driving you crazy); currently - Friday Night Live with David & Sue; Queen of the Night; Queer Concert Hall.

 

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