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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: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: 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

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:50 Jean Francaix - Divertissement
Charis Ensemble
Dabringhaus 3300
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11:44 Claude Debussy - Danse
Alberto Zedda, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne
Virgin 91098
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11:40 Ren Guang - Colourful clouds chasing the moon
Yundi Li, piano
EMI 88658
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11:13 Johann Hummel - String Quartet
Delme String Quartet
Hyperion 66568
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11:06 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Bass Tuba Concerto: Romance
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Patrick Harrild, tuba
Chandos 9262
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11:01 Jean-Joseph Mondonville - Sonata No. 4: Aria
Luc Beausejour, harpsichord
Analekta 9920
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10 - 11 PM

10:31 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 99
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 432139
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10:19 Amilcare Ponchielli - Dance of the Hours
Silvio Varviso, conductor
Staatskapelle Dresden
Philips 412236
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9 - 10 PM

9:48 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2
Hans Vonk, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 63937
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9:42 Franz Liszt - Dreams of Love No. 3 (Liebestraum)
Khatia Buniatishvili, piano
Sony 87385
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9:02 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 4
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1996
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8 - 9 PM

8:56 Jean Sibelius - Sting Quartet "Intimate Voices": 4th movement
Guarneri Quartet
Philips 426 286
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8:36 David Diamond - Symphony No. 4
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3093
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8:29 Andrew York - Pacific Coast Highway
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3163
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8:01 Franz Schubert - String Quartet No. 8
Melos Quartet
DG 419879
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7 - 8 PM

7:48 Leonard Bernstein - Clarinet Sonata
Gary Gray, clarinet
Clifford Benson, piano
Centaur 2165
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7:33 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9: 3rd movement
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1616
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7:22 Leevi Madetoja - Night Revels
Jorma Panula , conductor
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
YLE 9803
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7:18 Jocelyn Hagen - I Started Out Singing
Matthew Mehaffey , conductor
Robbinsdale Cooper High School Bel Canto
Westmark  113032
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7:10 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Trumpets
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Gerald Ruddock, trumpet
Graham Ashton, trumpet
Virgin 91167
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7:07 Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude and Fugue No. 9
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67303
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6 - 7 PM

6:32 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 1
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1716
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6:27 Arvo Part - Da Pacem Domine
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
ECM 2050
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6:22 Fritz Kreisler - Tempo di Minuetto
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Coker, piano
London/Decca 444409
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6:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 16
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80242
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5 - 6 PM

5:57 Henryk Gorecki - Symphony No. 3: 2nd movement
David Zinman, conductor
London Sinfonietta
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79282
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5:32 Music with Minnesotans
5:31 Darius Milhaud - Scaramouche: Modere
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Branford Marsalis, saxophone
Sony 89251
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5:20 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 1 "Grand Waltz Brillante"
Jean-Marc Luisada, piano
DG 439519
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5:07 Georges Bizet - Children's Games
Jean Martinon, conductor
Paris Conservatory Orchestra
London/Decca 433087
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5:03 Camille Saint-Saens - The Swan
Sergei Nakariakov, trumpet
Alexander Markovich, piano
Teldec 94554
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4 - 5 PM

4:51 Franz Danzi - Fantasy for Clarinet and Orchestra
Jorg Faerber, conductor
Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
RCA 61976
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4:26 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 5 "Black Keys"
Yukio Yokoyama, piano
Sony 62605
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4:26 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 3: Finale
Miro Quartet
Vanguard  1655
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4:09 Emil Reesen - Greenlandic Folk Music
Bo Holten, conductor
Aalborg Symphony Orchestra
Dacapo 226031
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4:01 Edward Elgar - Spanish Lady: Suite
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5008
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3 - 4 PM

3:34 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 1: 1st Movement
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8612
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3:28 Jean Sibelius - Andante festivo
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 222
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3:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 6 "Morning"
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5240
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3:03 Fritz Kreisler - Beautiful Rosemary
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3159
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Noon - 1 PM

12:51 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 2: Allegretto
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1986
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12:45 Benjamin Godard - Idylle
Julia Bogorad-Kogan, flute
Margo Garrett, piano
Ten Thousand Lakes 121
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12:27 George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Leonard Bernstein, piano
DG 439521
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12:08 Franz Schubert - 8 Variations on an Original Theme
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68240
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12:04 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Perpetual Motion
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
Sony 42175
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11 - Noon

11:55 Georg Philipp Telemann - Polish Concerto
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 435262
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11:50 Joni Mitchell - Blue
Free Range Saxophone Quartet
Origin 33011
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11:09 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Yevgeny Sudbin, piano
Bis 1758
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11:07 Gabriel Diaz - Lauda Jerusalem
Empire Brass
Telarc 80204
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10 - 11 AM

10:57 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1: Adagio
Martin West, conductor
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Bridge 9416
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10:52 Earl Wild - Improvisation on Faure's "Apres un reve"
Earl Wild, piano
Sony 62036
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10:38 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Sinfonia No. 1
Thomas Furi, conductor
Camerata Bern
Denon 73326
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10:31 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Lenski's Aria
Charles Olivieri-Munroe, conductor
Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Sol Gabetta, cello
RCA 35962
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10:12 Carl Reinecke - Flute Concerto
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Residentie Orchestra of the Hague
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 1679
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10:03 William Walton - Capriccio Burlesco
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8968
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9 - 10 AM

9:55 Maurice Ravel - Pavane for a Dead Princess
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186
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9:48 Fernando Sor - Fantasia on a Scottish Air
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80492
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9:32 Felix Mendelssohn - Fair Melusina Overture
Peter Maag, conductor
Bern Symphony Orchestra
MCA 5849
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9:30 Franz Schubert - Der Lindenbaum
Jorg-Peter Weigle, conductor
Leipzig Radio Chorus
Capriccio 10422
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9:11 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 12
Jonathan Biss, piano
Onyx 4082
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8 - 9 AM

8:53 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3, "Eroica": 2nd mvt
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1516
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8:36 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Concerto No. 1
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, violin
MCA 5931
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8:32 Giacomo Puccini - Turandot: Nessun dorma
Roberto Alagna, t
EMI 57627
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8:25 Henry Purcell - King Arthur: Overture and Air
Jean Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 66169
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8:20 Hector Berlioz - Hungarian March
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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8:07 Frederick the Great - Symphony in D
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Capriccio 10064
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7 - 8 AM

7:53 Wolfgang Mozart - Flute Concerto No. 1: 1st mvt
Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra
Sharon Bezaly, f
Bis 153901
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7:45 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin: Forlane
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449186
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7:39 Stephane Grappelli - Automne
Yehudi Menuhin, violin
Stephane Grappelli, piano
EMI 47144
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7:35 David Diamond - Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Naxos 559155
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7:21 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 101 "The Clock": 2nd movement
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 44091
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7:16 Jocelyn Hagen - I Started Out Singing
Matthew Mehaffey, conductor
Robbinsdale Cooper High School Bel Canto
Westmark 113032
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7:07 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 411482
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7:04 Irving Berlin - Oh, How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning
Irving Berlin, vocal
Koch 7510
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6 - 7 AM

6:49 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4: Rondo
Colin Davis, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Kissin, piano
EMI 6311
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6:45 Oliver Knussen - Music for a Puppet Court: Puzzle II
Oliver Knussen, conductor
London Sinfonietta
DG 449572
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6:37 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 1: 3rd movement
Viktoria Mullova, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Philips 470292
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6:32 Agustin Barrios - Waltz No. 3
Berta Rojas, guitar
Dorian 93167
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6:24 Pietro Locatelli - Introduction No. 5
Elizabeth Wallfisch, conductor
Raglan Baroque Players
Hyperion 67041
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6:20 Lars-Erik Larsson - Flute Concertino: 1st movement
Sven Verde, conductor
Musica Sveciae
Gunilla von Bahr, flute
Bis 473
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6:08 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 "Italian": Saltarello
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414665
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6:04 Roman Hoffstetter - Serenade
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
RCA 61935
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5 - 6 AM

5:42 Jean Sibelius - Lemminkainen and the Maidens
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 65176
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5:37 Rene Clausen - Prayer
Charles Bruffy, conductor
Kansas City Chorale
Chandos 5105
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5:29 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Two Flutes
Barthold Kuijken, conductor
Academia Montis Regalis
Barthold Kuijken, flute
Opus 111 30298
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5:23 David Popper - Dedication (Widmung)
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 111
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5:15 Jean-Marie Leclair - Overture No. 3
Rare Fruits Council
Astree 8842
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5:08 Manuel de Falla - Ritual Fire Dance
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Philips 462612
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5:08 Camargo Guarnieri - Song of the Farmlands
Brazilian Guitar Quartet
Delos 3245
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4 - 5 AM

4:35 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 15338
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4:28 Leo Delibes - Coppelia: Slavonic Theme and Variation
Richard Bonynge, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 414502
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4:23 Francois Couperin - Tic-Toc-Choc
Marion Hoffman, harp
Capriccio 10165
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4:16 Gioacchino Rossini - La Scala di Seta (Silken Ladder): Overture
Christian Benda, conductor
Prague Sinfonia Orchestra
Naxos 570934
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4:06 Alexander Glazunov - Concert Waltz No. 2
Valery Polyansky, conductor
Russian State Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9658
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4:01 Gustav Mahler - Songs of a Wayfarer: Morning Walk
Claudius Tanski, piano
Dabringhaus 9121489
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Nikolay Myaskovsky - String Quartet No. 13
Pacifica String Quartet
Cedille 127
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3:30 Johann Schop - Galliard
Simone Eckert, conductor
Hamburger Ratsmusik
CPO 777799
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3:09 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Bassoon Concerto
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Mito Chamber Orchestra
Dag Jensen, bassoon
Sony 61884
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3:06 Ole Bull - Solitude on the Mountain
Andrew Penny, conductor
Orchestra of the Mill
Lydian 18132
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3:01 Georg Philipp Telemann - Paris Quartet No. 6: VI
Trio Sonnerie
Wilbert Hazelzet, flute
Virgin 91450
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2 - 3 AM

2:50 Franz Schubert - Rondo
Yaara Tal, piano
Sony 58955
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2:36 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for 3 Violins
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
Petra Mullejans, violin
Gottfried von der Goltz, violin
Anne Katharina Schreiber, violin
Harmonia Mundi 902145
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2:12 William Walton - The Wise Virgins Ballet Suite
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8871
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2:07 Silvestre Revueltas - Night of the Maya: Night of Revelry
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
ASV 866
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2:01 George Rochberg - Caprice Variations: Nos. 11, 12, 15
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67133
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1 - 2 AM

1:38 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos
Olha Chipak and Oleksiy Kushnir, piano duo
ZMS 6001
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1:21 Maurice Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe: Suite No. 2
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80601
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1:17 George Frideric Handel - Rinaldo: Let me weep (Lascia ch'io pianga)
Louise Pellerin, oboe
CBC 1157
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1:06 Claude Debussy - Nocturnes: Sirenes
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Orchestra of Paris
DG 435069
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1:01 John Field - Scottish Rondo
Miceal O'Rourke, piano
Chandos 9315
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:31 Stephen Goss - The Albeniz Concerto
Eiji Oue, conductor
Barcelona Symphony Orchestra
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 98361
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12:22 Ruprecht Mayr - Passacaglia
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 453418
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12:17 Perotin - Sederunt
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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12:13 Percy Grainger - Molly on the Shore
Richard Hickox, conductor
BBC Philharmonic
Chandos 9584
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12:06 Dan Locklair - In Memory - H.H.L.
Kirk Trevor, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 559337
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12:01 Jean Sibelius - Piano Quintet: Intermezzo
Sibelius Academy Quartet
Erik Tawaststjerna, piano
Finlandia 375
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