Getting Classical Music III

Suggestions for those who don’t already love all music.

Berlioz: Romeo & Juliet – Love Scene



Leoš Janáček: Sinfonietta



Liszt – Dante Symphony – 2. Purgatorio (1/3) – the poor souls are coming out into the daylight


Scott Joplin: Treemonisha finale “Real Slow Drag”


Bernard Herrmann – Vertigo – Scene d’Amour – great movie music


Ennio Morricone: Gabriel’s Oboe – movie music in a tux



Nun liebes Weibchen, the ‘Cat Duet’ (attrib. Mozart-it sure sounds like his music)


Bryn Terfel: “O Waly, Waly” – a folk song, but so what?


Rene Pape sings Wotan 1/2


Around 3:00, very tender music for Wagner – Wotan’s farewell to his daughter, Brunhilde



Eva Marton 1983 – Turandot – “In questa reggia”  (Puccini)

Around 3:10, heads for the heights



John Rutter : Requiem 1/7 – Requiem aeternam



Villa Lobos – Bachianas nº 5


Rocio Banquells – Cucurrucucu Paloma – pop music, but so?


Bryn Terfel – Suo Gan


Waxman: Sinfonietta for Strings and Tympani – I used this to open my very first produced play at age 18



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