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Paul Sheehan, PhD

Assistant Professor, Music Department

H Building, First Floor

Nassau Community College (SUNY)

One Education Drive Garden City,

New York 11530

(516) 572 7446 xt 2-5439

** To access music from off campus, please have your N number and password ready.



MUS 100, Listening to Music

NCC Library Listening Links

1.  Ravel, Boléro

[Rattle, CBSO]

2.  Rossini, Overture to Guillaume Tell


3.  Ockeghem, “Kyrie” from Missa Prolationum

[The Clerks’ group]

4.  Handel, Lascia ch’io pianga from Rinaldo

[Deller Consort]

5.  Handel, Hallelujah Chorus, from Messiah

[Shaw, Atlanta]

6.   Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 5, first movement


[Jordi Savall (Kerman)]

7.  J.S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue in A Minor, BWV 543



[Walter Kraft]

8.  Bach, Cantata No. 140, Wachet auf, ruft uns di Stimme, movement 4 (“Sleepers Wake”)

[Gardiner, Engl.]

9.  Haydn, Sym. No. 94 in G (“Surprise”), Second movement, Andante


10.  Haydn, String Quartet in C, Op. 76, No. 3 (‘Emperor”), Second mvmt.


11.  Mozart, Requiem, K. 626, “Requiem

12.  Mozart, Requiem, K. 626, “Dies irae

[Shaw, Atlanta]

13.  Mozart, Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466, First mvmt.

[Barenboim, English Chamber Orch.]

14.  Beethoven, Piano Sonata in C Minor, Op. 13 (“Pathétique”), 1st mvmt.


15.  Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67 (all four movements)


16.  Schubert, The Erlking


[Fischer-Dieskau, Moore]

17.  Schubert, Der Tod und das Mädchen (Death and the Maiden)


[Fischer-Dieskau, Moore]

18.  Chopin, Fantaisie Impromptu in C-sharp Minor, Op. 66 (posth.)


19.  Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2


20.  Verdi, La Traviata, Act I Finale: “Follie! Follie!” and “Sempre libera”


21.  Wagner, Die Walkürie (The Valkyrie), “Loge, hör”

22.  Wagner, Die Walkürie (The Valkyrie), Magic Fire Music

[Levine, Met, 2011]

23.   Mahler, Symphony No. 3, 4th movement  This recording breaks the 4th movement into two parts:

Part 1: https://search-alexanderstreetcom. 

Part 2: https://search-alexanderstreetcom. 

24.  Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring) Part 1: “Adoration of the Earth”; “The Augers of Spring”; “Dance of the Adolescents”

[Rattle, CBSO]

25.  Varèse, Poème électronique|recorded_track|li_isrc_888608211383QMZ621400044

26.  Ligeti, Atmosphères

[Abbado, Vienna]

27.  Pärt, Cantus in memorium Benjamin Britten

[Richard Studt, Bournemouth Sinfonietta]