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Highlights from September 30 to October 7

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Professor Nanette Goldman.
Tuesday, 6:45 pm: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: Highlights from the Vox Nova Chorale's past summer season.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Oh, Canada.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Last Night of the 2014 BBC Proms.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Gary Joyner.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.

Programming Highlights

Sunday, January 6, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:33 Paul Creston - Symphony No. 3 "Three Mysteries"
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3114
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11:26 Francisco Guerrero - Surge, propera amica mea
Stile Antico
Harmonia Mundi 807489
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11:12 Federico Torroba - Sonatina
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Chandos 8857
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11:06 Claude Debussy - As Slowly as Possible
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
James Earl Barnes, cimbalom
London/Decca 444386
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11:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 1: Allemande
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Oxingale 2000
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10 - 11 PM

10:49 Leos Janacek - Intimate Studies
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142
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10:27 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Isle of the Dead
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 64530
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10:14 Cyrillus Kreek - Psalms of David
Paul Hillier, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Harmonia Mundi 907311
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10:06 Gustav Holst - Brook Green Suite
Nicholas Braithwaite, conductor
New Zealand Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7058
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10:01 Gabriel Faure - Berceuse
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 437544
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9 - 10 PM

9:48 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection": 2nd movement
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 47363
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9:44 Isaias Savio - Batucada
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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9:34 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade Melancolique
Yakov Kreizberg, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
PentaTone 95
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9:21 Arvo Part - Kanon Pokajanen: Prayer
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic
ECM 1654
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9:06 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Guiseppe Sinopoi, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 423679
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9:01 Felix Mendelssohn - On Wings of Song; Spinning Song
True North Harp Duo
Soundset 1034
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8 - 9 PM

8:50 George Frideric Handel - Let Thy Hand be Strengthened
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16066
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8:43 Margaret Bonds - Troubled Water
Joel Fan, piano
Reference 119
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8:25 Claude Debussy - Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Aurele Nicolet, flute
Philips 442012
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8:21 Jules Massenet - Crepuscule
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890
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8:06 Rick Sowash - Fantasia on Shenandoah
Shelburne Quartet
John Pell, guitar
Gasparo 236
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8:01 Erik Marchelie - Tango
Similia
Analekta 9817
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7 - 8 PM

7:48 Jean Sibelius - The Oceanides
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Bis 1225
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7:43 Zoltan Kodaly - Esti Dal (Evening Song)
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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7:32 Noam Sivan - Improvisations on Bach's "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring"
Yael Weiss, piano
Koch 7651
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7:22 Engelbert Humperdinck - Sleeping Beauty: Prelude
Martin Fischer-Dieskau, conductor
Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic
Marco Polo 223369
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7:06 Hector Ayala - American Series
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 31979
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7:01 Frederic Chopin - Four Preludes
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 10870
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6 - 7 PM

6:42 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80676
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6:19 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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6:11 Petronio Franceschini - Sonata for 2 Trumpets
Simon Preston, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wolfgang Laubin, trumpet
DG 431817
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6:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Church Sonata No. 7
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901137
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6:01 Jules Mouquet - Pan's Flute: Pan and the Nymphs
Philippe Auguin, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Manuela Wiesler, flute
Bis 529
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5 - 6 PM

5:43 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol
Eduardo Mata, conductor
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80055
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5:30 Johann Hummel - Potpourri
Theresa Bogard, fortepiano
John Dowdall, guitar
Fleur de Son 57983
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5:13 Morten Lauridsen - Songs of the Roses
Los Angeles Chamber Singers
RCM 19802
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5:13 Aaron Copland - Cuban Danzon (Danzon Cubano)
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
New World Symphony
Argo 436737
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5:01 Giovanni Battista Fontana - Sonata No. 3
John Holloway, violin
Lars Ulrik Mortensen, harpsichord
ECM 2106
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4 - 5 PM

4:52 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 447751
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4:12 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano
DG 423230
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4:06 Michael Praetorius - Suite of Voltas
David Munrow, conductor
Early Music Consort of London
EMI 64613
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4:01 Erkki Melartin - Festive March
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 824
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3 - 4 PM

3:52 William Boyce - Symphony No. 4
Bournemouth Sinfonetta
CRD 3356
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3:33 Karl Stamitz - Clarinet Concerto No. 11
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
SAbine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842
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3:27 Jules Massenet - Thais: Meditation
Claremont Duo
Artek 49
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3:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 95
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
DHM 77275
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3:02 Niccolo Paganini - La Campanella
Leslie Howard, piano
Hyperion 67193
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2 - 3 PM

2:00 SymphonyCast

1 - 2 PM

1:00 SymphonyCast

11 - Noon

11:45 Maurice Ravel - Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Paul Paray, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434306
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11:37 Frederick Delius - Florida Suite: By the River
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Argo 430206
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11:34 Chilly Gonzales - Evolving Doors
Chilly Gonzales, piano
Arts & Crafts 73
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11:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 1
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Telarc 80187
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11:01 Anonymous - Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar's Boy
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907101
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10 - 11 AM

10:53 George Frideric Handel - Zadok the Priest
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Menuhin Festival Orchestra
EMI 65336
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10:27 Ottorino Respighi - Pines of Rome
Carlo Rizzi, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Teldec 76263
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10:25 Carl Orff - Carmina Burana: Dance
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80321
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10:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 13
Fazil Say, piano
Atlantic 21970
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10:01 Johan Halvorsen - Entry March of the Boyars
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80170
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9 - 10 AM

9:45 Claude Debussy - Petite Suite
Jun Markl, conductor
Lyon National Orchestra
Naxos 572583
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9:43 Robert Beaser - Quicksilver
Paula Robison, flute
MusicMasters 60115
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9:30 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 2
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Erato 75179
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9:24 Francois Couperin - La Sophie
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67480
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9:07 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 64 "Changed Times"
Bruno Weil, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 53985
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9:01 Thoinot Arbeau (publ.) - Basse Danse
Broadside Band
Harmonia Mundi 901152
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8 - 9 AM

8:46 Michael Gandolfi - The Garden of Cosmic Speculation: Garden of the Senses Suite
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80696
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8:38 Adrian Cruft - Traditional Hornpipe Suite
Gavin Sutherland, conductor
Royal Ballet Sinfonia
ASV 2126
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8:29 Domenico Cimarosa - Keyboard Sonata
Victor Sangiorgio, piano
Naxos 572689
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8:17 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1
James Judd, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 555867
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8:10 Johannes Kapsberger - Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515
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8:06 Manuel de Falla - 3 Cornered Hat: Neighbor's Dance
Pierre Boulez, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 68333
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8:01 Tarquinio Merula - Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641
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5 - 6 AM

5:44 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR 100203-12
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5:10 George Gershwin - Piano Concerto
Bertrand de Billy, conductor
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Pascal Roge, piano
Oehms 601
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5:06 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Anthony Newman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 66244
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5:01 Frederic Curzon - Robin Hood Suite: Maid Marian
Malcolm Nabarro, conductor
East of England Orchestra
ASV 2069
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4 - 5 AM

4:44 Josef Suk - Fantastic Scherzo
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 572323
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4:30 Antonio Pasculli - Concerto on Themes by Donizetti
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Philips 426288
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4:21 Paulo Bellinati - Jongo
Duo Transatlantique
SELF PROD 314
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4:06 Gabriel Faure - Masques and Bergamasques
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186
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4:01 Joseph Canteloube - Songs of the Auvergne: Shepherd's Song
Kent Nagano, conductor
Lyon Opera Orchestra
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Erato 96559
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3 - 4 AM

3:28 Niccolo Paganini - Violin Concerto No. 2 "La Campanella"
Charles Dutoit, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Salvatore Accardo, violin
DG 437210
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3:25 Ricardo Castro - Waltz Amoroso
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Cedille 132
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3:15 Philip Glass - Sons of the Silent Age
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
American Composers Orchestra
Point 454388
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3:06 Lou Harrison - String Quartet Set: Rondeaux
Kronos Quartet
CRI 613
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3:01 Francois-Joseph Gossec - Symphony No. 3 "Pastoral": 1st movement
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9661
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2 - 3 AM

2:33 Johann Muthel - Harpischord Concerto
Musica Alta Ripa
Dabringhaus 3090452
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2:23 Arthur Honegger - Summer Pastorale
Michel Plasson, conductor
Toulouse Capitol Orchestra
DG 435438
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2:10 Francis Poulenc - Sonata for Flute and Piano
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 56488
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2:06 Matilde Salvadore - Homage to Mistral: Prelude
Dejan Ivanovic, guitar
Naxos 557038
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2:01 Gerald Finzi - Love's Labours Lost: 3 Soliloquies
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5101
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1 - 2 AM

1:53 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 146: Wir mussen durch viel Trubsal (Easter Cantata): My Spirit be Joyful
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi of NY
Sony 44651
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1:44 Robert Schumann - Hermann and Dorothea: Overture
Johannes Wildner, conductor
Orchestra of Polish Radio & TV
Naxos 550608
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1:40 Traditional - Kangding Love Song
Yundi Li, piano
EMI 88658
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1:15 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 82 "The Bear" (L'ours)
Christof Perick, conductor
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Dorian 90168
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1:07 Marcel Grandjany - Rhapsodie
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71273
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1:01 David Popper - Tarantella
Hans Stadlmair, conductor
Munich Chamber Orchestra
Werner Thomas, cello
Orfeo 131851
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:30 Richard Harvey - Concerto Antico
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 68337
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12:27 Edvard Grieg - Scherzo-Impromptu
Hagai Shaham, violin
Hyperion 67504
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12:13 Jennifer Higdon - blue cathedral
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80596
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12:06 Edward Elgar - Romance
Charles Groves, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
EMI 64726
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12:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Autumn Song
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Ofra Harnoy, cello
RCA 60758
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