The link (below each description) leads to a playlist of complete videos for every work on that program.
I. From the King of Waltz to the King of Tango
For the majority of people, the name that first comes to mind, when the word "waltz" is pronounced, is that of Strauss. Say "tango" and Astor Piazzolla rolls off the tip of the tongue, just as readily. In this program, there are generous servings of both, the Strauss clan (Sr, Jr, and for good company and a lovely tune, cousin Joseph) and Astor Piazzolla, represented by works of great variety and beauty.https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLUynsJa3T2ut983lDvKmYJK1yyIVhiuTB
II. Around the World with 18 Stops and One Intermission
We begin in Russia, then fly with the Bumble Bee to Scandinavia, stop in Central Europe, and finish the first half in fun-loving, passionate Spain. The second half of the program is split between North and South America. Music by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grieg, Dvorak, Brahms, Sarasate, Gershwin, Joplin, Anderson, Chaplin, Gardel and Piazzolla.https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLUynsJa3T2uu8XB2kmVs_zojyyh815NXy
III. From Mozart to Gershwin
This program takes us through various times in the history of classical music -- works by Mozart, Rossini, Schubert represent the Classical period; Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov, the Romantic period; Debussy, Kreisler and Richard Strauss are Late Romantic; and then we arrive to the classic American blues and, yes, the beloved "Summertime"...