QOTN : Eclectic Uplift


Hopeful, inspiring, uplifting – that’s this podcast … an eclectic mix of classical, opera, film, pop, ambient music.
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Playlist: 05 September 2021

– Elgar: Land of Hope and Glory. Very Lynn, vocals. Geoff Love & His Orchestra.
– Caldara: Maddalena ai piedi di Cristo: Sinfonia. Schola Cantorum Basiliensis.
– Tchaikovsky: Album for the Young, op.39: Waltz. I Musici de Montréal/ Yuli Turovsky.
– Freddie Mercury: We Are The Champions. Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
– Satie: Gymnopédie no.3. City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/ Louis Fremaux.
– Verdi: La Traviata: Act II: Di Provenza il mar, il suol. Mario Sereni, bar.
– Barry: Born Free. Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
– Vaughan-Williams: Songs of Travel: II. Let Beauty Awake. Sir Thomas Allen. City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/ Sir Simon Rattle.
– Copland: Simple Gifts. Jubilant Sykes, bar. London Symphony Orchestra/ Andrew Litton.
– Fauré (arr. William Orbit): Paradisum.
– Haydn: Cello Concerto no.1 in C major: III. Finale. Truls Mørk, vlc. Norwegian Chamber Orchestra/ Ioana Brown.
– Nyman: Wonderland: Eddie.
– Chopin: Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante: Andante. Alexis Weissenberg.

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