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Highlights from April 15 to 21


Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Janet Tollund, travel agent and consultant.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The National Lutheran Choir.
Friday, 10am: Bach's St. Matthew Passion.
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Arabella, by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: An Easter Offering.
Sunday, noon: Handel's Messiah, performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday, 8 pm: From Darkness to Light, with Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: luthier John Waddle.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Saturday, February 17, 2007

11 - Midnight

11:40 Moritz Moszkowski - Suite for Two Violins and Piano
Igor Oistrakh Trio
MCA 68022
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11:32 Georg Philipp Telemann - Sonata for Strings
Rainer Kussmaul, conductor
Berlin Baroque Soloists
DG 5761
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11:29 Anonymous - The Skene Mandora Book (1)
Ronn McFarlane, mandora
Dorian 90129
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11:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 35 "Haffner"
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
EMI 47327
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11:02 Richard Wagner - Romanza
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Dorian 90268
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10 - 11 PM

10:54 Francisco Capillas - Alleluia
James O'Donnell, conductor
Choir of Westminster Cathedral
Hyperion 66330
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10:51 Peter Tchaikovsky - Song: Pimpinella
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Anna Netrebko, soprano
DG 8153
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10:31 Brenno Blauth - Concertino for Oboe & Strings
Camerata Bariloche
Andres Spiller, oboe
Dorian 90249
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10:18 Claude Debussy - Three Preludes (arr. Colin Matthews)
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 58045
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10:06 Lars-Erik Larsson - Little Serenade
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 285
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10:01 Carl Reinecke - Trio for Piano, Oboe & Horn: Adagio
Dallas Chamber Players
Klavier 11050
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9 - 10 PM

9:46 Georg Philipp Telemann - Tafelmusik: Solo in A
Reinhard Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 429 774
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9:19 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony
Jean Martinon, conductor
Orchestra of French Radio & TV
EMI 62643
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9:19 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony
Jean Martinon, conductor
Orchestra of French Radio & TV
EMI 62643
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9:13 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Sony 60274
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9:06 Alfred Schnittke - 3 Sacred Hymns
Paul Hillier, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907331
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9:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 9: 2nd mvmt
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 433661
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8 - 9 PM

8:51 Henry Purcell - Musick in the Fairey Queen
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 66169
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8:45 Anatol Liadov - Polonaise
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic
ASV 657
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8:30 Joan-Baptista Pla - Flute Concerto
Jean-Pierre Rampal, conductor
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 58918
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8:06 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3
Roy Goodman, conductor
Hanover Band
Nimbus 5172
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8:01 Lou Harrison - Solstice: Garden of the Sun
Barry Jekowsky, conductor
California Symphony
Argo 455590
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7 - 8 PM

7:43 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 5
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 447733
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7:22 Leopold Kozeluch - String Quartet No. 2
Stamic Quartet
Supraphon 111529
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7:10 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade Melancolique
Yakov Kreizberg, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95 (NEW)
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7:06 Roy Harris - Bells
David Alan Miller, conductor
Albany Symphony Orchestra
Albany 350
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7:01 William Bolcom - Graceful Ghost
Ruskin Cooper, piano
Centaur 2584
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4 - 5 PM

4:53 Gioacchino Rossini - Barber of Seville: Overture
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 415363
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4:47 Joan Ambrosio-Dalza - 4 Calata (Italian Dances)
Atrium Musicae of Madrid
Bis 163
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4:25 William Grant Still - Miss Sally's Party
Phillip Brunelle, conductor
Plymouth Music Series Orchestra
Collins 1454
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4:19 Johann Sebastian Bach - Motet No. 1: Praise the Lord
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 123
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4:17 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Telarc 80126
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Telarc 80126
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3:50 Mauro Giuliani - Variations
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98400
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3:45 Pierre Phalese - Three Dances
The Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90177
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Noon - 1 PM

12:27 John Dowland - A Fancy
Paul O'Dette, lute
Harmonia Mundi 907160
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12:07 Robert Schumann - Scenes from Childhood
Martha Argerich, piano
DG 410653
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12:03 Sergei Prokofiev - Lieutenant Kije: Troika
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61957
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11 - Noon

11:49 Claude Debussy - Sunken Cathedral
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3006
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11:43 Balfour Gardiner - Evening Hymn
Richard Marlow, conductor
Trinity College Choir, Cambridge
Conifer 51308
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11:21 Ottorino Respighi - Pines of Rome
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80505
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11:16 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Marriage of Figaro: Deh, vieni non tarder
Jamie-Rose Guarrine, soprano
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11:12 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 2
Mei-Ting Sun, piano
TenThouLak 117
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11:07 Ludwig van Beethoven - Coriolan: Overture
Daniel Harding, conductor
German Chamber Philharmonic
Virgin 45364
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10 - 11 AM

10:54 Jean-Joseph Cassanea de Mondonville - Sonata No. 4: Aria, Gigue
Luc Beausejour, harpsichord
Helene Plouffe, violin
Analekta 9920 (NEW)
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10:51 Maurice Ravel - Gaspard de la Nuit: Scarbo
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Wraner 62160
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10:38 Gustav Mahler - The Song of the Earth: Youth
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Placido Domingo, tenor
Sony 60646
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10:17 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite
Terje Tonnesen, conductor
Norwegian Chamber Orchestra
Bis 147
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10:15 Anonymous - Gillicrankie
Jeremy Barlow, conductor
Broadside Band
HMU 986002
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10:10 Franz Schubert - Polonaise for Violin & Strings
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
St Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 420168
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10:06 Manuel de Falla - Miller's Dance
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London 417795
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9 - 10 AM

9:41 Ernst von Dohnanyi - Variations on a Nursery Song
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Julius Katchen, piano
Philips 456859
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9:35 Leos Janacek - Jenufa: Jenufa, are you still up?
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theater
Renee Fleming, soprano
London 7405
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9:29 Orlando Gibbons - O Clap Your Hands
Jeremy Summerly, conductor
Oxford Camerata
Naxos 553130
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9:17 Aaron Copland - Our Town
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Sony 46559
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9:09 Nikolai Kapustin - Preludes in the Jazz Style
Steven Osborne, piano
Hyperion 67159
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9:03 George Frideric Handel - Semele: Where E'er You Walk
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Nicholas Daniel, oboe
AmerGram 590
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8 - 9 AM

8:58 Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No. 2: Waltz No. 2
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
London 433702
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8:46 Gustav Holst - Second Suite for Military Band
Howard Dunn, conductor
Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference 39
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8:44 Traditional, arr. Robert Shaw/Alice Parker - Swansea Town
Robert Shaw, conductor
The Men of the Robert Shaw Chorale
RCA 63528
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8:40 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Neapolitan Dance
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Charles Schlueter, trumpet
Pro Arte 121
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8:36 Elliot Carter - Diversion No. 1
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Warner 62160
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8:25 Mauro Giuliani - Grande Overture
David Starobin, guitar
Bridge 9029
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8:12 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Divertimento No. 4
New York Philomusica
NY Philomu 82
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8:03 Johann Sebastian Bach - WTC, Bk 1: Prelude & Fugue No. 17
Andras Schiff, piano
London 414388
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8:00 Traditional, arr. Norman Luboff - Black is the color
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
ACC 122
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7 - 8 AM

7:45 Tomaso Albinoni - Violin Concerto No. 4
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106 (NEW)
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7:18 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 99
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 432139
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7:14 Luigi Boccherini - Minuet
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80338
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7:13 Tomaso Albinoni - Violin Concerto No. 4
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Adrian Chandler, violin
Avie 2106 (NEW)
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7:05 Phillipe Gaubert - Madrigal
London Mozart Players
James Galway, flute
RCA 63725
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6 - 7 AM

6:49 Astor Piazzolla - Tango Suite
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 63122
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6:44 Gaetano Donizetti - Elixir of Love: One Furtive Tear
Carlo Rizzi, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joseph Calleja, tenor
London 5417
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6:29 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Jean Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 52553
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6:20 Richard Strauss - Salome: Dance of the 7 Veils
Otto Klemperer, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 66823
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6:13 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Blessed Is the Man
Grant Llewllyn, conductor
Avie 39
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6:06 Claude Debussy - Clair de Lune "Moonlight"
Van Cliburn, piano
RCA 60726
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6:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Suite No. 3: Scherzo
Neville Marriner, conductor
Radio Symphony of Stuttgart
Capriccio 10200
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5 - 6 AM

5:56 Johann Sebastian Bach - Trumpet Concerto: III
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 58047
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5:56 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
St Louis Symphony
Telarc 80059
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5:34 John Adams - Tromba Lontana
John Adams, conductor
BBC symphony Orchestra
Gareth Bimson, ,trumpet
Late Junct 30012
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5:28 Jacques Offenbach - La Vie Parisienne Overture
Louis Fremaux, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony
Klavier 11040
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5:21 Franz Schubert arr. Liszt - To be Sung on the Water
Jorge Bolet, piano
London 414575
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5:07 Christian Sinding - Suite in the Old Style
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra
Henning Kraggerud, violin
Naxos 554497
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5:02 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Winds: Moderato
Lowell Graham, conductor
National Chamber Players
Klavier 11126
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4 - 5 AM

4:51 Arvo Part - Magnificat
Andrew Parrot, conductor
Taverner Choir
Sony 61753
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4:46 Bernhard Crusell - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
Alan Francis, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Thea King, clarinet
Hyperion 66708
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4:27 Manuel de Falla - Jota
Los Romeros
Philips 412609
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4:16 Ludwig van Beethoven - Serenade: 6th movement
Lisa Beznosiuk, flute
Avie 2108 (NEW)
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4:07 Antonio Vivaldi - Violin Concerto
Itzhak Perlman, conductor
Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 47076
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4:06 Niels Gade - Symphony No. 7
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 355
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4:02 Dmitri Shostakovich - Pirogov: Waltz
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3257
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3 - 4 AM

3:28 Niels Gade - Symphony No. 7
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 355
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3:06 Franz Richter - Flute Concerto
Vladimir Valek, conductor
Dvorak Chamber Orchestra
Jiri Valek, flute
Suprphon 111872
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2 - 3 AM

2:50 George Frideric Handel - Sonata No. 5
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 415291
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2:30 Louis Spohr - Violin Concerto No. 8 (In the Style of a Vocal Scene) ("In modo di scena cantante")
Eiji Oue, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hilary Hahn, violin
DG 7188
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2:12 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 6: Andante "Tragic"
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 47581
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2:06 Frederick Delius - Air & Dance for Strings
Vernon Handley, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8330
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2:01 Joaquin Malats - Spanish Serenade
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 411033
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1 - 2 AM

1:42 Aarre Merikanto - The Abduction of Kyllikki
Ari Angervo, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
YLE 9601
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1:21 Johann Quantz - Flute Concerto
Jorg Faerber, conductor
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60247
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1:16 Traditional; Robert Lowry - Shall We Gather at the River
Anonymous 4
HMU 907326
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1:12 Claude Debussy - Beautiful Evening
Julian Lloyd-Webber, cello
Philips 434917
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1:10 Robert Farnon - Intermezzo for Harp & Strings
David Towse, conductor
Royal Philharmonic
Aline Brewer, harp
Reference 47
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1:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 426231
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:58 Ludwig van Beethoven - 2 Contradances
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 457619
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12:19 Peter Tchaikovsky - Orchestral Suite No. 1
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
National Symphony of Ireland
Naxos 550644
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12:10 Josef Rheinberger - Rhapsodie
David Shostac, flute
Harmonie 3002
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12:06 Giovanni Palestrina - Kyrie
Chanticleer
Chanticlee 8807
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12:01 Giuseppe Verdi - Aida: Ballet
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 415856
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