Hearing the nightingales…


To listen simply press on the audio player below
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Lorenzo Da Ponte/Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Don Giovanni (Serenade)
Paul Verlaine/Gabriel Fauré: Mandoline
Ludwig Rellstab/Franz Schubert: Ständchen (Schwanengesang)
William Shakespeare/Franz Schubert:
Ständchen (‘Horch, horch! die Lerch’)
Victor Hugo/Charles Gounod: Sérénade
(You can also find these under their respective videos below)


Beethoven: Serenade for flute, violin & viola, Op. 25


Lorenzo Da Ponte/Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
Don Giovanni – Serenade

Translation: Don Giovanni (Serenade)

Antonín Dvořák: Serenade for winds, op.44, Finale


Paul Verlaine/Gabriel Fauré: Mandoline

Translation: Mandoline

Ludwig Rellstab/Franz Schubert: Ständchen (Schwanengesang)

Translation: Ständchen (Schwanengesang)

William Shakespeare/Franz Schubert:
Ständchen (‘Horch, horch! die Lerch’)

Translation: Ständchen (‘Horch, horch! die Lerch’)

Victor Hugo/Charles Gounod: Sérénade

Translation: Sérénade

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3 thoughts on “Hearing the nightingales…

  1. Thank you so much for this. I particularly liked how being able to follow the score allowed me to appreciate the amazing ingenuity and inventiveness in the Beethoven serenade which I had not heard previously.

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