Olympic Overtures: Playlist

Friday, July 27, 2012

Below is the complete playlist for Olympic Overtures, a program about the history of music and the Olympics.

Leo Arnaud – Bugler’s Dream 

L'Olympiad (pastiche) – excerpt by Giuseppe Sarti
Venice Baroque Orchestra; Karina Gauvin, soprano 

Samaras – Olympic Anthem

Suk – Into a New Life

Rudolph Simonson – Symphony No. 2 “Hellas”

Strauss – Olympic Hymn

Glass – The Olympian

Glass – Orion

Michael Torke – Javelin

Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 6

“Barcelona” – By Monserrat Cabelle and Freddie Mercury

Beethoven – Symphony No. 9
Kent Nagano, conductor; from the 1998 Nagano Olympics 

Lang Lang - Yellow River Concerto

John Williams – Olympic Fanfare

John Williams – Summon the Heroes

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