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  • "Tornami a vagheggiar" from Alcina 11:55 George Frideric Handel
    Venice Baroque Orchestra
    Andrea Marcon
    Patricia Petibon, soprano
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    Gray & Pearl Guitar Duo
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Highlights from November 24 to December 1

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: William Craft, president of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 8 pm: Lucerne Festival: Vienna Philharmonic.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, 10 am: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, Noon: Thanksgiving with Cantus.
Thursday, 3pm: Regional Spotlight: Pavel Kolesnikov plays Mozart, from a recent Chopin Society recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: New in Nashville.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Berlin Philharmonic with conductor Simon Rattle, from the 2014 Berlin Music Festival.
Sunday, 5 pm: Advent Voices with Lynne Warfel.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Symphonies by Haydn and Schubert, and Barber's Violin Concerto.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.

Programming Highlights

Friday, November 28, 2014

11 - Noon

11:55 George Frideric Handel - "Tornami a vagheggiar" from Alcina
Andrea Marcon, conductor
Venice Baroque Orchestra
Patricia Petibon, soprano
DG 4778763
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11:47 George Frideric Handel - Rodelinda: Overture
Gray & Pearl Guitar Duo
Dorian 90209
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11:38 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 10: Adagio & Scherzo
Gidon Kremer, violin
Martha Argerich, piano
DG 447054
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11:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra
Soli Deo Gloria 717
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10 - 11 AM

10:54 Frederic Chopin - Ballade No. 3
Krystian Zimerman, piano
DG 423090
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10:47 Vytautas Miskinis - Kyrie
David Cherwien, conductor
National Lutheran Choir
NLCA 3543
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10:44 Tylman Susato, arr. Dunnigan - Bergerette
Jerry Junkin, conductor
University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Reference 104
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10:36 Tyman Susato - Dances
Philip Pickett, conductor
The New London Consort
L'Oiseau-Lyre 436131
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10:30 Mark O'Connor, arr. Meyer - Butterfly's Day Out
Mark O'Connor, mandolin
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Edgar Meyer, bass
Sony 89667
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10:11 Antonin Dvorak - Sonatina
Gil Shaham, violin
Orli Shaham, piano
DG 449820
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10:01 Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Princess
12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 8501
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9 - 10 AM

9:50 Charles Avison - Concerto Grosso No. 8 after Scarlatti
Roy Goodman, conductor
Brandenburg Consort
Hyperion 66891
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9:32 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80445
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9:28 Johann Hummel - Trumpet Concerto: 3rd movement
Matthew Racine, trumpet
Beth Gothmann, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2014
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9:16 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Tales from the Vienna Woods
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Wilfrid Scharf, zither
Sony 1564
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9:01 Frank Bridge - Pieces for Viola and Piano
Eniko Magyar, viola
Tadashi Imai, piano
Naxos 572407
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8 - 9 AM

8:44 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
John Butt, conductor
Dunedin Consort
Linn 430
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8:35 Johann Sebastian Bach; arr: Time for Three - Chaconne in Winter
Time for Three
Universal 20744 (NEW)
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8:24 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 480508
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8:21 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee
James Galway, flute
RCA 7778
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8:15 Composers Datebook
8:09 Alfredo Catalani - Andantino and Scherzo
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Rome Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573072
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8:04 Fritz Kreisler - Liebesfreud (Love's Joy)
Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Peter Nagy, piano
Delos 3116
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7 - 8 AM

7:54 Angel Lasala - Impresiones de Mi Tierra
Mirian Conti, piano
Steinway 30023
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7:46 Bela Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances
Jean-Marie Zeitouni, conductor
The King's Violins
Atma 2576
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7:41 Gabriel Faure - Requiem: In paradisum
Stephen Cleobury, conductor
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Orchetsdra of the Age of Enlightenment
KGS 5 (NEW)
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7:34 Arcangelo Corelli - Trio Sonata
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Dorian 90703
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7:23 Antonin Dvorak - Violin Concerto: 3rd movement
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Midori, violin
Sony 44923
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7:20 Claude Gervaise - Galliard
David Munrow, conductor
Early Music Consort of London
Testament 1250
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7:08 Edvard Grieg - Lyric Pieces: March of the Trolls, Notturno, Gade
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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7:04 George Frideric Handel - Acis and Galatea: Happy We!
Harry Bicket, conductor
Orchetsra of the Age of Enlightenment
Kate Royal, soprano
Ian Bostridge, tenor
EMI 82243
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Franz Lehar - Gold and Silver Waltz
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
Telarc 80547
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6:46 Emmanuel Chabrier - Pastoral Suite: Villagers' Dance
Armin Jordan, conductor
French National Orchestra
Erato 88018
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6:37 William Boyce - Symphony No. 5
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Argo 417824
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6:31 Arthur Sullivan - Yeomen of the Guard: Overture
Carl Davis, conductor
Sony 61834
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6:23 Antonio Vivaldi - L'Estro Armonico: Concerto No. 4 for Four Violins
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 9815
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6:20 Henry Purcell - Dido and Aeneas: Overture
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80424
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6:14 The Writer's Almanac
6:08 Gabriel Faure - Fantasy for Flute and Orchestra
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Richard Davis, flute
Chandos 9416
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6:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 2: 3rd movement
Janos Rolla, conductor
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Dale Clevenger, horn
Sony 44906
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5 - 6 AM

5:41 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Concerto No. 2
Kenneth Sillito, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
John Williams, guitar
Sony 39560
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5:37 Giles Farnaby - The Old Spagnoleta
Atrium Musicae of Madrid
Bis 163
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5:22 Valentin Silvestrov - Naive Music: selections
Mykola Suk, piano
Cambria 1401
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5:18 Karl Jenkins - The Shepherd
Stephen Layton, conductor
Polyphony
DG 4793232
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5:07 Paul Dukas - The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Cala 1022
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5:01 Joseph Lauber - Sonatine for Bassoon and Harp
Rachel Talitman, harp
Pierre Martens, bassoon
Harp & Co 505031
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4 - 5 AM

4:41 Howard Hanson - Merry Mount Suite
Kenneth Schermerhorn, conductor
Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 559072
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4:20 Carl Maria von Weber - Symphony No. 2
Roger Norrington, conductor
London Classical Players
EMI 55348
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4:15 Bedrich Smetana - Scherzo-Polka
Antonin Kubalek, piano
Dorian 90121
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4:07 Johann Scheibe - Sinfonia
Andrew Manze, conductor
Concerto Copenhagen
Chandos 550
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4:01 Andres Segovia - Two Etudes
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417618
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3 - 4 AM

3:37 Igor Stravinsky - Pulcinella Suite
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419628
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3:32 Johann Sebastian Bach - Lute Suite No. 4: Gavotte en Rondeau
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 8779
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3:26 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 39
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Virgin 91078
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3:20 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 6213
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3:07 Carlos Baguer - Symphony No. 13
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9456
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3:01 Pablo de Sarasate - Habanera
Midori, violin
Robert McDonald, piano
Sony 52568
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2 - 3 AM

2:32 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 39
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Virgin 91078
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2:25 Marcel Grandjany - Forest of Charm and Enchantment
Caroline Leonardelli, harp
Cen Classics 1453
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2:15 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 2
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80253
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2:07 Jean Sibelius - Serenade No. 2
Andre Previn, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 447895
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2:01 Franz Schubert - Two German Dances
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68243
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1 - 2 AM

1:35 Felix Mendelssohn - String Symphony No. 9
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5143
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1:13 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach - Flute Concerto
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Verena Fischer, flute
Archiv 471579
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1:09 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4: Prelude
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
New World Symphony
RCA 68538
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1:06 John Dowland - Lady Clifton's Spirit
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907515
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1:02 William Boyce - Symphony No. 2
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Menuhin Festival Orchestra
EMI 4551
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:45 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 27
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Orchestra
Nimbus 5199
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12:17 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein"
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 456709
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12:14 John Playford - Scotch Cap
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139
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12:07 Dana Lyn - Maintenance Music
Brooklyn Rider
Mercury 21593
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12:01 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 10 "Arabesca/Triste"
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576
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