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Highlights from December 16 to 23

Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Robert Ball.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Concordia Christmas.
Tuesday, 8:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Amy Giddings, K-6 Music Specialist from Duluth, Minn.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Light and Gold: Christmas with Eric Whitacre.
Wednesday, 8 pm: Archive on the Radio: An Archive Christmas Sampler.
Thursday, 3 pm: Regional Spotlight: Holiday music from regional choral and instrumental groups.
Thursday, 7 pm: St. Olaf Christmas Festival.
Friday, 4 pm: Carol with Classical MPR and The Singers.
Friday, 7 pm: Chanticleer Christmas.
Saturday, 11 am: The Metropolitan Opera: Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro.
Saturday, 7 pm: Candles Burning Brightly.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: From Heaven Above.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Bach's Christmas Oratorio, performed by the Australian Chamber Orchestra and the Choir of London.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 7 pm: Wonder Tidings.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7 pm: School Spotlight.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:18 Franz Schubert - Trout Quintet
Yefim Bronfman, piano
RCA 16044
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11:14 Antonio de Cabezon - Variations on a Milanese Galliard
Fretwork
Virgin 90722
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11:07 Gustav Holst - Walt Whitman Overture
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Naxos 572914
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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

10:54 Johannes Brahms - Intermezzo in A, Op. 118
Helene Grimaud, piano
Erato 14350
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10:36 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9: 3rd movement
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 419 598
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10:35 Carl Orff - In Trutina from Carmina Burana
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Renee Fleming, soprano
London 458 858
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10:17 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic
Chandos 8502
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10:15 Thomas Tallis - Eighth Tune for Archbishop Parker's Psalter
Paul Hillier, conductor
Tallis Scholars
HMU 907 154
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10:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Partita No. 3: 1st movement
Sergiu Luca, violin
Nonesuch 73030
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10:08 Alastair Reid - A Lesson in Music
Alastair Reid, reader
Albany 59
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10:00 Orlando Gibbons - Fantasy and Allemande
Glenn Gould, piano
Sony 52589
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9 - 10 PM

9:37 Leonard Bernstein - Chichester Psalms
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Israel Philharmonic
DG 463 462
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9:31 Ernest Bloch - From Jewish Life: Prayer
Peter Bruns, cello
Roglit Ishay, piano
Opus 111 30-232
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9:20 Samuel Barber - School for Scandal Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony
Argo 436 288
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9:16 Cole Porter - Anything Goes
Cole Porter, piano
New World 
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9:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude and Fugue No. 9
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67301
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9:08 Reynaldo Hahn - A Chloris
Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano
Malcolm Martineau, piano
Sony 60168
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8 - 9 PM

8:55 Peter Maxwell Davies - Renaissance Scottish Dances
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Unicorn 9070
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8:49 Victor Young - My Foolish Heart
Marian McPartland, piano
MPR 201
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8:48 Kurt Weill/Ira Gershwin - My Ship
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Nonesuch 79345
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8:32 Randall Thompson - Symphony No. 3: III-IV
Andrew Schenck, conductor
New Zealand Symphony
Koch 7413
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8:31 Stephen Sondheim - Anyone Can Whistle
Stephen Sondheim, vocal
RCA 60515
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8:17 Henry Cowell - Saturday Night at the Firehouse
Lukas Foss, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony
Pro Arte 102
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7 - 8 PM

7:56 Dag Wiren - Serenade for Strings
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 285
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7:54 Carl Michael Bellman - Song 31
Martin Best, vocal
Nimbus 5174
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7:40 Georg Philipp Telemann - Trumpet Concerto in D
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 420 954
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7:30 Gerald Finzi - Love's Labors Lost
William Boughton, conductor
English Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5101
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7:24 Guillaume de Machaut - Douce dame jolie
Owain Phyfe, vocal
Nightwatch 1002
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7:08 Morton Gould - Interplay
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
William Tritt, piano
Telarc 80112
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7:02 Mikis Theodorakis - Zorba the Greek
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80319
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6 - 7 PM

6:56 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia Concertante: Finale
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Orchestra Mozart
Lucas Macias Navarro, oboe
Alessandro Carbonare, clarinet
Guilhaume Santana, bassoon
Alessio Allegrini, horn
DG 4779329
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6:37 Frederic Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Maria Joao Pires, piano
DG 457585
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6:33 Francisco Tarrega - Two Sisters
Celedonio Romero, guitar
Delos 1004
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6:25 Antonio Vivaldi - Sinfonia for Strings
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 3171
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6:24 Antonin Dvorak - Sonatina: Scherzo
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3191
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6:10 Herbert Howells - Penguinski
Richard Hickox, conductor
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9874
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6:01 Giuseppe Torelli - Trumpet Concerto
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Maurice Andre, trumpet
EMI 64100
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5 - 6 PM

5:54 George Frideric Handel - Water Music: Hornpipe
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907010
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5:47 Aaron Copland - Cuban Danzon (Danzon Cubano)
James Tocco, piano
Lucas Foss, piano
Pro Arte 183
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5:40 Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 67254
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5:35 Franz Schubert - Schwanengesang: Serenade
Michael Stern, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 87894
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5:30 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Sonatina: 1st movement
Andrea Lieberknecht, flute
Frank Bungarten, guitar
Dabringhaus 9051540
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5:16 Georges Enescu - Roumanian Rhapsody No. 1
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80170
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5:13 Edvard Grieg - Waltz
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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5:01 Wilhelm van Wassenaer - Concerto Armonico No. 6
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
Chandos 8481
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4 - 5 PM

4:48 Hector Berlioz - Benvenuto Cellini: Overture
Andre Previn, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
EMI 73338
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4:44 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Partita No. 3: Menuet I & II
Ilya Gringolts, violin
DG 315
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4:40 Hugo Alfven - Roslagen: Polka
Okko Kamu, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 553115
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4:35 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sinfonia: We Thank Thee, God
Andrew Parrott, conductor
Taverner Players
EMI 69853
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4:23 Arturo Marquez - Danzon No. 2
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
DG 13458
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4:18 Manuel Ponce - Scherzino Mexicano
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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4:13 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Little Trifles (Les Petits Riens): Overture
Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor
Norwegian National Opera Orchestra
Naive 30479
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4:01 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Quintet for Piano and Winds: Rondo
Capricorn
Hyperion 66163
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3 - 4 PM

3:55 Dmitri Kabalevsky - Colas Breugnon Overture
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61394 A
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3:47 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Trumpets
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Michael Laird, trumpet
William Houghton, trumpet
Philips 412892
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3:32 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 "Choral": 2nd movement
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra
Archiv 439900
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3:26 David Dickau - If Music Be the Food of Love
Michael Culloton, conductor
Choral Arts Ensemble of Rochester
Rochester 92008
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3:16 George Gershwin - 3 Preludes
William Bolcom, piano
Nonesuch 79151
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3:16 The Metropolitan Opera
3:00 Antonin Dvorak - Scherzo Capriccioso
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 64291
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Noon - 1 PM

12:50 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Sonata
Marilyn Zupnik, oboe, conductor
Mark Shuman, cello
Raymond Leppard, harpsichord
ASV 663
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12:38 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Concerto: Finale
Lisa Batiashvili, conductor
German Chamber Philharmonic Bremen
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Sony 33400
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12:31 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on "Greensleeves"
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
London/Decca 460250
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12:25 Giorgio Mainerio - Sciarazula Marazula
Folger Consort
Bard 9510
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12:20 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
Angela Hewitt, piano
CBC 1074
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12:16 Clumsy Lovers - Opening Set
Clumsy Lovers
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12:06 Mark O'Connor - Appalachia Waltz
Mark O'Connor, violin
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Edgar Meyer, bass
Sony 89667
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12:03 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 1: Prelude
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 93927
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12:01 Camille Saint-Saens - Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Vivian Hornik Weilerstein, piano
EMI 73498
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11 - Noon

11:53 Georg Philipp Telemann - Banquet Music II: Concerto
Simon Standage, conductor
Collegium Musicum 90
Chandos 580
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11:40 Grace Williams - Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
Charles Groves, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Lyrita 323
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11:26 Ottorino Respighi - Poema autunnale
Yakov Krezberg, conductor
Monte Carlo Philharmonic Orchestra
Julia Fischer, violin
London 15535
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11:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 95523
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11:04 Wilhelm Stenhammar - Excelsior!
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 251
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10 - 11 AM

10:57 Asako Hirabayashi - Suite for Children: selections
Asako Hirabayashi, harpsichord
Gina DiBello, violin
Albany 1180
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10:49 Charles Griffes - The White Peacock
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3099
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10:39 Gustav Holst - Fugal Concerto
Imogen Holst, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Lyrita 223
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10:30 Johann Joachim Quantz - Flute Sonata in E-flat
Rachel Brown, traverso
James Johnson, harpsichord
Chandos 507
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10:08 Virgil Thomson - Symphony on a Hymn Tune
Howard Hanson, conductor
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434310
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10:01 Ysaye Barnwell - Wanting Memories
Cantus
Cantus 1210
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9 - 10 AM

9:57 Carl Nielsen - Maskarade: Overture
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 321
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9:48 Frederic Chopin - Waltzes
Ruth Laredo, piano
ESS.A.Y 1006
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9:28 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 12: 2nd movement
Orford String Quartet
Delos 3505
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9:18 Niccolo Paganini - Violin Concerto No. 2 "La Campanella": 3rd movement
Charles Dutoit, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Salvatore Accardo, violin
DG 437210
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9:05 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 5: Passacaglia
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80158
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8 - 9 AM

8:54 Carl Maria von Weber - Oberon Overture
Marek Janowski, conductor
German Symphony Orchestra, Berlin
RCA 68505
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8:44 Michael Torke - Bright Blue Music
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Ecstatic 92201
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8:33 William Grant Still - Folk Suite No. 2
Sierra Winds
Cambria 1083
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8:30 Francois-Joseph Gossec - Tambourin
Peter-Lukas Graf, flute
Konrad Ragossnig, guitar
Cadenza 861
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8:26 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Turkish Rondo
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3230
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8:20 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 3
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Handel and Haydn Society
Avie 2065
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8:11 Edward Elgar - Love's Greeting (Salut d'amour)
Shannon Lee, violin
Pamela Mia Paul, piano
Telarc 80695
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8:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 91: 4th movement
Simon Rattle, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 94237
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7 - 8 AM

7:52 Max Bruch - Symphony No. 3: 3rd movement
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Philips 420932
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7:45 Marin Marais - Bells of St Genevieve
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 415298
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7:35 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Voices of Spring
Michael Gielen, conductor
Southwest German Radio Symphony
Hanssler 93057
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7:28 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 2
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 48161
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7:22 Johann Sebastian Bach - Italian Concerto: 1st Movement
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 466465
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7:11 Igor Stravinsky - Pulcinella Suite: Gavotte
Alexander Gibson, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Chandos 8325
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7:04 Giacomo Puccini - Minuet No. 1
Jacek Kaspszyk, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Collins 1165
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 34: 1st
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Prague Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80190
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6:44 Gioacchino Rossini - Italian Girl in Algiers: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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6:38 Joaquin Rodrigo - Fantasia for a Gentleman: Canario
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 411440
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6:32 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on "Greensleeves"
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Argo 440116
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6:24 Henry Purcell - Fairy Queen: Overture
Ronald Thomas, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8424
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6:12 Arnold Bax - Mediterranean
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Lyrita 231
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6:04 Ludwig van Beethoven - Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola: 2nd movement
James Galway, flute
Joseph Swensen, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
RCA 7756
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5 - 6 AM

5:38 Nino Rota - Harp Concerto
Marzio Conti, conductor
The Italian Virtuosi
Luisa Prandina, harp
Chandos 9954
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5:34 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Vocalise
Raymond Mase, trumpet
Summit 185
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5:23 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 7
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 423626
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5:16 Franz Schubert - Die Schone Mullerin: The stream's lullaby
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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5:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute
Sony 39062
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5:01 Johann Christian Bach - Overture
David Zinman, conductor
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Philips 442275
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4 - 5 AM

4:31 Johannes Brahms - Cello Sonata No. 1
Zuill Bailey, cello
Awadagin Pratt, piano
Telarc 32664
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4:16 Michael Gandolfi - The Garden of Cosmic Speculation: Garden of the Senses Suite
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80696
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4:10 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5
Michala Petri, recorder
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 226900
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4:06 Luigi Boccherini - Minuet
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80338
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4:01 Zoltan Kodaly - Intermezzo for String Trio
Domus
Virgin 45015
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3 - 4 AM

3:32 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 15 "Pastoral"
Paul Lewis, piano
Harmonia Mundi 901909
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3:15 Carlos Salzedo - Variations on an Ancient Theme
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80691
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3:11 Camille Saint-Saens - Ballet Airs
Steuart Bedford, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
William Bennett, flute
ASV 652
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3:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Echo
Ludwig Guttler, conductor
Ludwig Guttler Brass Ensemble
Berlin 1090
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3:01 Gabriel Faure - Berceuse
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 437544
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2 - 3 AM

2:26 Richard Strauss - Divertimento After Couperin
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
New York Chamber Symphony
Nonesuch 79145
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2:20 Frederic Chopin - Prelude No. 25
Vanessa Perez, piano
Telarc 33388
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2:15 Percy Grainger - Molly on the Shore
Keith Brion, conductor
Michigan State Symphonic Band
Delos 3101
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2:06 Franz Joseph Haydn - Scherzando No. 1
Bernhard Hartog, conductor
Haydn-Ensemble Berlin
EMI 56577
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2:01 Dale Kavanagh - Abbywood Trail
Dale Kavanagh, guitar
Hanssler 98401
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1 - 2 AM

1:50 Antonio Vivaldi - Cello Concerto
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 90916
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1:44 Fanny Mendelssohn (Hensel) - Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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1:13 Josef Suk - Fairy Tale
Alun Francis, conductor
Northwest German Philharmonic
CPO 999576
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1:06 Arthur Foote - At Dusk
Fenwick Smith, flute
Northeastern 227
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1:01 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Tsar Saltan Suite: March
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80107
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:51 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sonata
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901173
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12:19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 24
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Eugene Istomin, piano
Reference 68
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12:12 Lorenzo Zavateri - Concerto No. 5
Gottfried von der Goltz, conductor
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
DHM 77352
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12:06 Mauro Giuliani - Grande Serenade: Theme and Variations
Louise Schulman, viola
Bill Zito, guitar
Dorian 92138
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12:01 Johan Halvorsen - From Olden Times: Gigue
Ari Rasilainen, conductor
Norwegian Radio Orchestra
NKF 50033
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