In this episode of Between Birds of Prey we will focus on the largest military invasion of human history – Germany’s invasion of Soviet Russia during World War II. Operation Barbarossa (or Fall Barbarossa in German) was the name of this operation started on the 22nd of June 1941.

Lets make a musical reflexion on the motivations and consequences of war, specifically in the context of World War II.

  1. Leonard Bernstein: Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Shostakovich: Symphony #7 In C, Op. 60, “Leningrad” – 4. Allegro Non Troppo (Shostakovich: Symphonies #1 & 7 [Disc 2])
  2. Jana Valaskova: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra – Khachaturian: The Battle Of Stalingrad Suite – Stalingrad In Flames (Khachaturian: Othello, The Battle Of Stalingrad)
  3. Wappenbund – Die Opfer Schweigen (Schlacht – The Final Chapter)
  4. Toroidh – Europe Is Dead I (Europe Is Dead)
  5. Toroidh – My Will (Testament)
  6. Wappenbund – Unser Blut (Zeitenwende)
  7. A Challenge Of Honour – Wir sind Soldaten (The Right Place)
  8. Triarii – Europe In Flames (Ars Militaria)
  9. Triarii – Kameraden (Piece Heroique)
  10. Karjalan Sissit – Peracta Militia (Karjalan Sissit)
  11. Die Weisse Rose – Unser Leben Geht Dahin Wie Ein Geschwatz (A Martyrium Of White Roses)
  12. Sophia – Sigillum Militum II (Sigillum Militium)
  13. Sophia – Sigillum Militum IX (Sigillum Militium)
  14. Arditi – Bless our arms (Marching on to Victory)
  15. Arditi – Perserverance Is All (Omne Ensis Impera)
  16. Rome – Ni dieu ni maitre (Confessions d’un voleur d’ames)
  17. Rome – Le voile de l’oubli (Confessions d’un voleur d’ames)
  18. BloodSoil – Willpower (Willpower)
  19. Foresta Di Ferro – Europe Greets the Storm (OEC 100 – The Old Europa Cafe)
  20. Atrium Carceri – Faces of War (Phrenitis)
  21. Darkwood – Conquer we shall (Flammende Welt)
  22. Karjalan Sissit – Dead Calm (Karjalan Sissit)
  23. Die Weisse Rose – At The Doorsteps Of Our Temple (A Martyrium Of White Roses)
  24. Rome – To A Generation Of Destroyers (Flowers From Exile)

Between Birds of Prey #80 – Fall Barbarossa.mp3

Between Birds of Prey #80 – Fall Barbarossa.cue

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