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Highlights from July 22 to 29

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: veterinarian Kate An Hunter.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Carnegie Hall Live: The National Youth Orchestra.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: David Finckel and Wu Han play Debussy, from a 2013 Music in the Park recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Bach's the Best.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Music for Two Violinists and Orchestra, played by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.

Programming Highlights

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:18 Cesar Franck - Symphony
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Orchestra of Paris
Philips 432096
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11:09 Frederick Delius - On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8372
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11:06 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 3
Genevieve Chinn, piano
Centaur 2297
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11:01 Pietro Locatelli - Violin Sonata No. 11: I. Adagio
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363
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10 - 11 PM

10:47 Eduard Tubin - Estonian Dance Suite
Hans-Peter Frank, conductor
Helsingborgs Symphony Orchestra
Big Ben 851-002
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10:38 Antonin Dvorak - Rondo for Cello
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 42206
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10:32 Richard Strauss - On a Quiet Forest Path
David Golub, piano
Arabesque 6664
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9 - 10 PM

9:36 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 "Titan"
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 425718
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9:29 Ludwig van Beethoven - The Creatures of Prometheus: XVIII
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 453 713
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9:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - English Suite No. 2 in a minor
Angela Hewitt, piano
H 67451
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8 - 9 PM

8:53 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 5: III
John Barbirolli, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 65110
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8:37 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 2 in d minor: Chaconne
Nathan Milstein, violin
DG 423 294
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8:27 Trad. - El fill del rei
Montserrat Figueras, soprano
Astree 8758
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7 - 8 PM

7:47 Frederic Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Martha Argerich, piano
EMI 56798
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7:37 Anthony Holborne - Five Pieces
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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7:12 E.J. Moeran - Sinfonietta
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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6 - 7 PM

6:58 Gerald Finzi - Nocturne "New Year Music"
Richard Hickox, conductor
Northern Sinfonia of England
EMI 64721
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6:32 Haydn - Cello Concerto No. 1
Roger Norrington, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Steven Isserlis
RCA 68578
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6:24 Gustav Holst - Brook Green Suite
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
EMI 47812
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6:20 George Gershwin - Promenade
Tashi
RCA 7901
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6:04 Benjamin Godard - Suite of Three Concert Pieces
Steuart Bedford, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
William Bennett
ASV 652
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6:02 David Diamond - Rounds for String Orchestra
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3189
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5 - 6 PM

5:39 Malcolm Arnold - English Dances: First Set
Andrew Penny, conductor
Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 553526
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5:33 Jean Sibelius - Andante Festivo
Neemi Jarvi, conductor
Gothenberg Symphony Orchestra
BIS 222
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5:13 Edvard Grieg - Norwegian Dance No. 1
Petri Sakari, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9028
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5:06 Reinhard Keiser - Fredegunda: Lasciami piangere
Alan Curtis, conductor
Il Complesso Barocco
Joyce DiDonato, mezzo-soprano
Virgin 2654
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4 - 5 PM

4:50 Gabriel Faure - Dolly Suite
Duo Campion-Vachon
Adda 590063
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4:44 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Winds: Moderato
Lowell Graham, conductor
National Chamber Players
Klavier 11126
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4:17 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No 1
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta  3134
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4:00 Rich Sowash - Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
chamber ensemble
RSP 11
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3 - 4 PM

3:51 Maurice Ravel - A Boat on the Ocean
Carol Rosenberger
Delos 3172
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3:46 Igor Stravinsky - Suite No. 1
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 94548
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3:23 Jules Massenet - Scenes alsaciennes (Alsatian Scenes)
Jean-Yves Ossonce, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 553125
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3:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 1
Mozarteum Quartet
Oehms 549
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3:01 Jacques Offenbach - Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 69467
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2 - 3 PM

2:53 Franz Schubert - March Militaire No. 1
Evgeny Kissin, piano
Sony 64538
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Noon - 1 PM

12:54 Dmitri Shostakovich; arr: Matthias Maute - Four Preludes
Mathias Maute, conductor
Ensemble Caprice
Analekta 9996
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12:40 Catrin Finch - Celtic Concerto
John Rutter, conductor
Sinfonia Cymru
Catrin Finch, harp
DG 17606
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12:37 Francois Dompierre - Effervescent
Alain LeFevre, piano
Analekta 9292
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12:30 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Abduction from the Seraglio: Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 65143
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12:24 Perotin - Sederunt
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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12:03 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 1
Andras Schiff, piano
ECM 1940
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12:01 Gioacchino Rossini - Toast to the New Year
Chorus Musicus
Opus 111 3070
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9 - 10 AM

9:38 Leos Janacek - Lachian Dances
David Zinman, conductor
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Nonesuch 79078
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9:38 Gustav Mahler - Two Songs
Gustav Mahler, player piano roll
IMP 101
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9:25 Edward Elgar - Wand of Youth Suite No. 1: Selections
James Judd, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557166
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9:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 171: Aria , "Jesus soll mein erstes Wort"
John Nelson, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Kathleen Battle, s
Itzhak Perlman, v
DG 429737
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9:08 Johann Christian Bach - Grand Overture No. 1
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5403
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9:01 Various - The Masque of Oberon: Selections
Musicians of the Globe
Philips 446217
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8 - 9 AM

8:56 Jean Sibelius - Andante festivo
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5169
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8:31 Franz Josef Haydn - Symphony No. 96
Georg Solti, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
London 417521
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8:26 Felix Mendelssohn - Anthem for the New Year
Corydon Singers
Hyperion 66359
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8:20 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Seasons: January
Peter Breiner, conductor
Queensland Symphony Orchestra
Takako Nishizaki, violin
Naxos 553510
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8:15 Wolfgang Mozart - Sonata in Bb, K. 8: 3rd mvt
Blandine Verlet, hpd
Gerard Poulet, v
Philips 422515
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8:06 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Strings: Scherzo
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 471613
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7 - 8 AM

7:56 Gioacchino Rossini - Toast to the New Year
Chorus Musicus
Opus 111 3070
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7:49 Louis Spohr - Double Quartet No. 2: Finale
Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Hyperion 22014
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7:41 Maurice Ravel - Minuet Antique
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421458
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7:33 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata 41 (New year's Day 1725): Chorus
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 80215
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7:28 Franz Schubert - German Dance No. 1
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60452
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7:18 Henry Purcell - Sonata No. 9 "The Golden Sonata"
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Arcadian Academy
Harmonia Mundi 907167
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7:13 Eric Coates - The Merrymakers
Charles Mackarras, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 4456
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7:09 Felix Mendelssohn - Song Without Words: May Breezes
Horacio Nuguid, p
Self-produced 
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7:07 Leopold Godowsky - Old Vienna (Alt Wien)
Horacio Nuguid, piano
SELF PROD 148
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7:05 William Walton - Fanfare
Locke Brass Consort
Chandos 6573
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6 - 7 AM

6:57 Benjamin Britten - A New Year Carol
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 111
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6:46 Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Cleveland Symphonic Winds
Telarc 80099
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6:35 Antonin Dvorak - String Quartet No. 12, "American": 1st movement
Cleveland Quartet
Telarc 80283
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6:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Suite: Bourree
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 439146
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6:22 Jacques Ibert - Elizabethan Suite: Selections
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Newport 85531
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6:20 Ludwig van Beethoven - March
Netherlands Wind Ensemble
Philips 472678
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6:08 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 1 "Grand Waltz Brillante"; Waltz No. 6, "Minute"
Zoltan Kocsis, piano
Philips 412890
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6:04 Arthur Bliss - Fanfare for a Dignified Occasion; Fanfare for a Coming of Age
Locke Brass Consort
Chandos 6573
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5 - 6 AM

5:49 Paul McCartney - Spiral
Lawrence Foster, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 56897
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5:38 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Isaac Allen, violin
Areta Zhulla, violin
Bram Goldstein, violin
Grace Park, violin
Youming Chen, viola
Angela Choong, viola
Music@Menlo 20083
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5:17 Saverio Mercadante - Flute Concerto No. 6
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
James Galway, flute
RCA 7703
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5:11 Mauro Giuliani - Six Variations on La Folia
Richard Savino, guitar
Koch 7591
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5:06 Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra
London/Decca 473371
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5:01 Richard Wagner - Romanza
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin
Dorian 90268
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4 - 5 AM

4:35 Ottorino Respighi - Roman Festivals
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 47316
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4:26 Jean Sibelius - Presto
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 384
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4:15 Samuel Wesley - Symphony "Obligato"
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9823
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4:08 Giuseppe Verdi - Aida: Triumphal March
Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductor
Berlin Opera Orchestra
DG 457196
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4:06 Gomidas Vartabed - Dance of Unabi
Serouj Kradjian, piano
Nonesuch 511487
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4:01 Mikhail Glinka - Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Kirov Orchestra
Philips 442011
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Igor Stravinsky - Divertimento "The Fairy's Kiss"
Yuri Temirkanov, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
RCA 60394
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3:27 Franz Schubert - Die Schone Mullerin: The stream's lullaby
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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3:15 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Louis Auriacombe, conductor
Toulouse Chamber Orchestra
Andre Saint-Clivier, mandolin
EMI 69143
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3:06 Pablo de Sarasate - Airs ecossais
Tianwa Yang, violin
Markus Hadulla, piano
Naxos 570893
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3:01 Vinzens Stelzmueller - Dance
Ensemble Bella Musica Vienna
Harmonia Mundi 901013
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2 - 3 AM

2:37 Gabriel Faure - String Quartet
Miami String Quartet
Conifer 51291
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2:30 Silvestre Revueltas - Night of the Maya: Night of Revelry
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
DG 17097
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2:22 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Overture
Geoffrey Simon, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8412
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2:06 Johann Pezel - Sonata-Chaconne
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 453418
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2:01 Arne Eggen - Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557017
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1 - 2 AM

1:36 Ludwig Van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 4 "Gassenhauer"
Eroica Trio
EMI 62655
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1:20 Franz Pokorny - Concerto for 2 Horns
Frantisek Vajnar, conductor
Capella Istropolitana
Zdenek Tylsar, horn
Bedrich Tylsar, horn
Naxos 550459
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1:16 Jacob de Reis - Courante
Lutz Kirchhof, lute
Sony 48068
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1:10 Oskar Nedbal - The Tale of Honza: Valse Triste
Libor Pesek, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 59285
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1:06 Antonin Dvorak - Humoresque
James Ehnes, piano
Analekta 3191
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1:01 Michael Praetorius - Dances from Terpsichore
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Koch 7673
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:50 Johann Friedrich Fasch - Violin Concerto
La Stravaganza Cologne
Veronika Skuplik, violin
CPO 777015
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12:45 Leopold Godowsky - Piano Sonata: Allegretto
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67300
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12:24 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1
Monica Huggett, conductor
Sonnerie
Avie 2171
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12:06 Hector Berlioz - Romeo and Juliet: Love Scene
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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12:01 Wilhelm Peterson-Berger - Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Christian Bergqvist, violin
Swedish Society 1067
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