Calm and relaxing – but definitely not bland, boring or saccharine! That’s this edition of Queen of the Night.

Playlist: 21 June 2020

  • Wassenaer (attributed to Pergolesi): Concerto Armonici no.1: IV. Allegro. I Musici de Montreal/ Yuli Turovsky.
  • Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite: Lullaby & Finale.
  • Glière: The Red Poppy Suite: IV. Phoenix.
  • Beethoven: 23 Songs of Various Nationality: XVII. Lilla Carl (Swedish).
  • Trad. Swedish: Allt under himmelens fäste. Jussi Björling, tenor.
  • Nielsen: Symphony no.3 “Espansiva”: II Andante Pastorale.
  • Beethoven: Symphony no.6 “Pastorale”: I. Happy Feelings Upon Arrival in the Countryside.

Photo: Franz Hegi (1754-1850), Swiss. Beethoven composes the pastoral – aquatint etching based on a drawing.


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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