Thunder, Lightening and Moonshine
About Weather and Astronomy in music. With as connecting thread the life and works of the 18th century astronomer, musician and composer Sir William Herschel. Episode 83.
1. Tsjaikovski/arr. A. Gauk. The seasons, opus 37b, V May (May nights).
Detroit Symphony Orchestra led by Neeme Järvi.
2. Joep Franssens. Harmony of the Spheres. Dutch chamber choir. Tallinn chamber orchestra
led by Tõnu Kaljuste.
3. Sir William Herschel. Sonata in D, opus 4 no 4. Invocation led by Timothy Roberts.