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Wednesday, January 9, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:34 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Flute Concerto
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Eckart Haupt, flute
Capriccio 10105
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11:19 George Frideric Handel - Harp Concerto
Andrew Lawrence-King, conductor
Harp Consort
Andrew Lawrence-King, harp
DHM 77366
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11:13 George Walker - Lyric for Strings
Paul Freeman, conductor
Chicago Sinfonietta
Cedille 8001
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11:06 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Musical Moments: No. 3
Xiayin Wang, piano
Chandos 10724
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11:02 Giuseppi Brescianello - Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127
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10 - 11 PM

10:44 Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8965
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10:23 Giuseppe Valentini - String Concerto
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 435393
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10:11 Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Christian Thielemann, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 4745022
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10:06 Ola Gjeilo - Northern Lights (Pulchra es, amica mea)
Charles Bruffy, conductor
Phoenix Chorale
Chandos 5100
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10:01 Giacomo Puccini - 1st Minuet for Strings
Jacek Kaspszyk, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Collins 1165
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9 - 10 PM

9:47 Eric Whitacre - The River Cam
Eric Whitacre, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
London/Decca 16636
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9:35 Frederic Chopin - Scherzo No. 2
Simon Trpceski, piano
EMI 75586
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9:31 Aaron Copland - Dance from Jalisco
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Telarc 80593
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9:09 Jacques Offenbach - Grand Cello Concerto "Concerto militaire": III. Allegretto
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Jerome Pernoo, cello
Archiv 4776403
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9:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Minuet
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
Sony 37216
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9:01 Jules Massenet - The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Anthony Ross, cello
Reference 99
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8 - 9 PM

8:39 Carl Maria von Weber - Symphony No. 2
Roger Norrington, conductor
London Classical Players
EMI 55348
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8:32 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo
Vladimir Horowitz, piano
DG 445517
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8:20 Alessandro Marcello - Trumpet Concerto
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Teldec 10788
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8:14 Anonymous/Lodovico Viadana - Beauteous art thou made/Praise the Lord, O Jerusalem
Robert Hollingworth, conductor
I Fagiolini
London/Decca 16794
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8:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 1 "La Tempesta di Mare" ("Storm at Sea")
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Patrick Gallois, flute
DG 437839
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8:01 Enrique Granados - Three Poetic Waltzes
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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7 - 8 PM

7:43 Franz Liszt - The Preludes
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 4764211
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7:40 Alec Wilder - Suite for Piano 1: Movement 5
John Noel Roberts, piano
Albany 1294
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7:14 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 97
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5199
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7:09 Henry Purcell - Fantasia No. 10
Les Voix Humaines
Atma 2591
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7:06 Aram Khachaturian - Gayaneh: Sabre Dance
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 60917
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7:01 Georg Philipp Telemann - Paris Quartet No. 6: VI
Trio Sonnerie
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Virgin 91450
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6 - 7 PM

6:37 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 6
Geza Anda, conductor
Orchestra of the Mozarteum
Geza Anda, piano
DG 447436
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6:33 Francis Poulenc - Four Short Prayers of St Francis of Assisi
Robert Shaw, conductor
Robert Shaw Festival Singers
Telarc 80236
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6:22 Ernesto de Leon - Cancion
William Kanengiser
GSP 1018
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6:08 Andrejs Jansons - Suite of Old Lettish Dances
Huffman Prairie Winds
USAF 794158
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6:02 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 426247
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5 - 6 PM

5:47 George Frideric Handel - Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 1
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 63073
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5:47 Francisco Tarrega - Two Sisters
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004
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5:27 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": Largo
Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 69804
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5:27 Philippe Gaubert - Romance
Leone Buyse, flute
Martin Amlin, piano
Crystal 715
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5:09 Gioacchino Rossini - Barber of Seville: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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5:03 Gabriel Pierne - Impromptu-Caprice
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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4 - 5 PM

4:44 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Andrew Davis, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Teldec 73126
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4:31 Jacques Ibert - Flute Concerto: 1st movement
Karen Baumgartner, flute
Susan Garrelts, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2011
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4:27 Traditional - Little David Play on Your Harp
Imani Winds
Imani 6227
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4:17 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8: 1st movement
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
London/Decca 16872
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4:17 Andrea Falconieri - La suave melodia
Belladonna
Dorian 93228
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4:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 25: 1st Movement
Gustav Kuhn, conductor
Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
Sony 75944
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3 - 4 PM

3:58 Edvard Grieg - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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3:28 Max Bruch - Symphony No. 1
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 420932
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3:20 Claude Debussy - Scottish March
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 9129
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3:12 Arthur Foote - Sarabande and Rigaudon
Fenwick Smith, flute
Marcus Thompson, viola
Randall Hodgkinson, piano
Northeastern 227
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3:10 Gomidas Vartabed - Oh, What a Delight!
Eduard Topchjan, conductor
Chamber Players of the Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra
Isabel Bayrakdarian, soprano
Nonesuch 511487
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3:00 Antonin Dvorak - Carnival Overture
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 435074
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Noon - 1 PM

12:52 Jan Koetsier - Symphony for Brass: 1st movement
tenThing
EMI 88326
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12:35 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9 "Great": Finale
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 426269
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12:30 Giovanni Palestrina - O bone Jesu
Chanticleer
Teldec 94561
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12:15 Edvard Grieg - Piano Concerto: Finale
Dmitri Kitayenko, conductor
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Virgin 91198
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12:11 Modest Mussorgsky - Boris Godunov: Opening
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Kirov Orchestra
Soloists
Philips 462230
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12:04 Giacomo Puccini - Tosca: E Lucevan le stelle
Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Placido Domingo, tenor
DG 431775
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11 - Noon

11:34 Max Bruch - Scottish Fantasy
Malcolm Sargent, conductor
New Symphony Orchestra of London
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 6214
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11:28 Erik Satie; arr: Claude Debussy - Two Gymnopedies
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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11:10 Celedonio Romero - Suite Andaluza
Angel Romero, guitar
Telarc 80213
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11:03 George Frederick Handel - Sento la gioia
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
The English Concert
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329
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10 - 11 AM

10:50 Gioacchino Rossini - Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Charles Neidich, clarinet
DG 435875
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10:45 Leonard Bernstein - On the Town: Some Other Time
Anne-Sophie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Brad Mehldau, piano
Naive 5241
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10:36 Chen Yi - Shuo
Ying Quartet
Telarc 80690
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10:28 Gary Schocker - Beyond the Fog
Gary Schocker, flute
Emily Mitchell, harp
Azica 71272
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10:08 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
New World Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, piano
RCA 68798
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10:01 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Sonata for Cello and Piano: Andante
Steven Isserlis, cello
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67376
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9 - 10 AM

9:55 Percy Grainger - Colonial Song
Richard Hickox, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 9493
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9:49 Emmanuel Chabrier - Danse Slave
Armin Jordan, conductor
French National Orchestra
Erato 88018
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9:40 Felix Mendelssohn - String Quartet No. 2: 1st movement
Take 4 String Quartet
MPR Recording Varsity 2012
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9:35 Ernesto Nazareth - Escorregando (Going Down Well)
Quintet of the Americas
Gaudencio Thiago de Mello, percussion
Blair McMillen, piano
MSR 1279
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9:07 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 3
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
RCA 60434
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9:00 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Andante for Flute and Orchestra
Juha Kangas, conductor
Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 153901
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8 - 9 AM

8:52 William Walton - Crown Imperial
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80125
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8:47 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
David Owen Norris, piano
MPR 203
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8:36 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 2
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Philips 454363
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8:32 Modest Mussorgsky - Boris Godunov: Polonaise
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Moss Music 7127
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8:22 Camille Saint-Saens - Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Janine Jansen, violin
London/Decca 475011
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8:17 Bela Bartok - Romanian Folk Dances
William Bennett, flute
Simon Wynberg, guitar
ASV 692
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8:06 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 5
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Jaap Schroder, violin
Catherine Mackintosh, violin
Trevor Jones
Anthony Pleeth, cello
Oiseau-Lyre 417522
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8:04 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo No. 3
Earl Wild, piano
Ivory 72008
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7 - 8 AM

7:47 Georg Philipp Telemann - Viola Concerto
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, viola
Philips 412215
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7:34 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 "Choral": 2nd movement
Simon Rattle, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
EMI 57445
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7:31 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Dance of the Swans
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Pro Arte 121
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7:27 Gabriel Faure - Les berceaux
Briana Moynihan, vocals
Lawrence Henry, piano
MPR Recording Varsity 2012
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7:22 Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 2 "Four Temperaments": Allegro
Alan Gilbert, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Dacapo 220623
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7:10 Leo Delibes - Coppelia: Waltz of The Hours
Heinz Fricke, conductor
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Capriccio 10073
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7:04 Francois Couperin - Tic-Toc-Choc
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901956
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6 - 7 AM

6:58 Nicola Matteis - Concerto
The Parley of Instruments
Stephen Keavy, trumpet
Crispian Steele-Perkins, trumpet
Hyperion 66255
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6:52 Hubert Parry - An English Suite: Air and Frolic
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
EMI 47671
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6:48 He Luting - Shepherd Boy with Flute
Xuefei Yang, guitar
GSP 1028
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6:45 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 1 "Aeolian Harp"
Boris Berezovsky, piano
Teldec 73129
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6:32 Richard Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier: 1st Waltz Sequence
Karl Anton Rickenbacher, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Koch 6534
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6:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 2: 2nd movement
Anne-Sophie Mutter, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 5078
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6:19 Jean Sibelius - Pelleas and Melisande: Intermezzo
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 410026
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6:08 Emil Hartmann - Nordic Folk Dances: Old Memories, Minuet
Bo Holten, conductor
Copenhagen Philharmonic Orchestra
Dacapo 226041
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6:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390
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5 - 6 AM

5:45 Christoph Nichelmann - Overture
Academy of Ancient Music Berlin
Berlin 1025
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5:43 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 20
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Sony 47195
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5:20 Luigi Boccherini - String Quintet No. 6
Smithsonian Chamber Players
DHM 77159
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5:16 Samuel Barber - To be sung on the water
Craig Hella Johnson, conductor
Conspirare
Harmonia Mundi 807522
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5:06 Claude Debussy - Sacred and Profane Dances
Jun Markl, conductor
Lyon National Orchestra
Emmanuel Ceysson, harp
Naxos 572675
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5:01 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Concerto Grosso: March
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5019
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4 - 5 AM

4:43 Franz Schubert - German Dances and Trios
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60452
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4:16 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 8
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Serkin, piano
DG 410035
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4:11 Traditional - The Turnip Tune
Ensemble Polaris
Pipistrelle Music 1211
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4:06 Robert Parson - Ave Maria
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 107
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4:01 Edward Elgar - Nursery Suite: Aubade and Merry Doll
James Judd, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557166
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3 - 4 AM

3:31 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 102
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 435322
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3:26 Giles Farnaby - Loth to Depart
Andrew Rangell, piano
Bridge 9216
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3:15 Giuseppe Tartini - Trumpet Concerto
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
EMI 54897
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3:06 Alan Hovhaness - Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Telarc 80392
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3:01 Antonio Ruiz-Pipo - Song and Dance No. 1
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80576
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2 - 3 AM

2:35 Felix Mendelssohn - String Symphony No. 9
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437528
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2:32 Chilly Gonzales - La Bulle
Chilly Gonzales, piano
Arts & Crafts 73
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2:32 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Autumn
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
Orchestra of Flanders
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80523
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2:07 Bela Bartok - Hungarian Sketches
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 443444
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2:01 John Playford - Moll Peatly and Johney Cock Thy Beaver
Apollo's Banquet
Harmonia Mundi 907186
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1 - 2 AM

1:49 Richard Strauss - Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 31755
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1:42 Johann Sebastian Bach - Partita No. 6: Sarabande
Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Nonesuch 528982
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1:09 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 26
David Zinman, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 83323
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1:06 John Dowland - My Lady Hunsdon's Puffe
Christopher Wilson, lute
Virgin 91216
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1:01 Jean Sibelius - Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 384
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:40 Antonin Dvorak - Five Bagatelles
Lowell Graham, conductor
National Chamber Players
Klavier 11126
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12:25 Sergei Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 "Classical"
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 68604
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12:20 Carlos Guastavino - Cantilena No. 4
Christopher O'Riley, piano
CPI 3294112
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12:06 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 8
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Handel and Haydn Society
Avie 2065
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12:01 Zdenek Fibich - At Twilight: Poem
Vaclav Smetacek, conductor
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Supraphon 101429
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