Vivaldi - Spring, Venice

Top Ten posts of March 2015

Here are the top ten most viewed posts on andantemoderato.com in March 2015. Vivaldi’s Four Seasons still on top of the list.

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  1. Vivaldi – Four Seasons

    6,183 views in March 2015
    #1 in February 2015 with 6,025 views

    Vivaldi - Four seasons (I Musici)
    Vivaldi – Four seasons (I Musici)

    Vivaldi and the beautiful Venice. These great videos of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons are probably some of the best classical music performances on the Internet. Enjoy. The videos are from the DVD named “I Musici”, a film by Anton van Munster.

  2. Boléro (Ravel) – Wiener Philharmoniker

    4,640 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Wiener Philharmoniker plays Maurice Ravel's "Boléro"
    Wiener Philharmoniker plays Maurice Ravel’s “Boléro”

    Wiener Philharmoniker (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra) plays Maurice Ravel’s “Boléro”, a one-movement orchestral piece, originally composed as a ballet commissioned by Russian actress and dancer Ida Rubinstein. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.

  3. Maria Callas sings Habanera from Carmen

    4,278 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Maria Callas sings Habanera
    Maria Callas sings Habanera from Georges Bizat’s 1875 opera Carmen.

    Maria Callas – “La Diva” sings Habanera from Georges Bizet’s 1875 opera Carmen. At Covent garden, 1962.

  4. Chopin – Nocturnes (Complete) Piano: Maurizio Pollini

    3,006 views in March 2015
    #4 in February 2015 with 3,067 views

    Maurizio Pollini plays Chopin nocturnes
    Maurizio Pollini plays Chopin nocturnes

    Italian classical pianist Maurizio Pollini plays Chopin nocturnes, 21 short pieces for solo piano written by Frédéric Chopin between 1827 and 1846.

  5. Daniel Barenboim plays Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata” (complete)

    2,999 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata (Daniel Barenboim)
    Daniel Barenboim plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata. Recorded in 1983.

    Daniel Barenboim plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor “Quasi una fantasia”, Op. 27, No. 2, popularly known as the Moonlight Sonata. Recorded in 1983.

  6. Barenboim plays Beethoven – Piano Sonata 17 (The “Tempest”)

    2,878 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2 (Daniel Barenboim)
    Daniel Barenboim plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s “The Tempest”

    Daniel Barenboim plays Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, usually referred to as “The Tempest” (or Der Sturm in native German).

  7. Vivaldi’s “Spring”, with human voices

    2,463 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Carmel A-Cappella
    Carmel A-Cappella, a vocal quintet containing five female singers ensemble from Haifa, Israel. Musical Director: Shula Erez. Singers (from left to right): Inbar Hefter (alto), Limor Yanowicz (mezzo soprano), Moran Shalev (mezzo soprano), Maya Goldshmidt (soprano), Keren Jalon (soprano).

    The vocal quintet “Carmel A-Cappella” sings Antonio Vivaldi’s “Spring” from the “Four Seasons”.

  8. Vivaldi – Mandolin Concerto in C major (Il Giardino Armonico)

    1,799 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Il Giardino Armonico play Vivaldi's mandolin concerto
    Il Giardino Armonico play Antonio Vivaldi’s Mandolin Concerto in C major, RV 425.

    Italian early music ensemble Il Giardino Armonico plays one of the most famous mandolin pieces; Antonio Vivaldi’s Mandolin Concerto in C major, RV 425. A really good rendition, enjoy!

  9. Mozart – Symphony No. 2 in B flat major (Northern Chamber Orchestra)

    1,670 views in March 2015
    Not in list in February 2015

    Young Mozart
    Young Mozart

    Manchester based Northern Chamber Orchestra plays Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 2 in B flat major, KV 17. Conductor: Nicholas Ward. In fact, the symphony is now considered to be not by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, but by possibly his father, Leopold Mozart.

  10. Pavarotti sings Nessun dorma (Puccini)

    1,026 views in March 2015
    #10 in February 2015 with 1,215 views

    Pavarotti sings Nessun Dorma (Italy 1990)
    Pavarotti sings Nessun Dorma (Italy 1990)

    Luciano Pavarotti sings Nessun dorma, a very famous tenor aria from Giacomo Puccini’s (22 December 1858 – 29 November 1924) opera Turandot. Milan, at the 1990 FIFA world cup presentation concert.