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Highlights from September 9 to 16

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Austin High School Concert Choir.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Dan Wascoe, retired reporter and columnist for the Star Tribune.
Tuesday, 6:45 pm: School Spotlight: Austin High School Concert Choir.
Wednesday, 8 pm: The Minnesota Opera: Puccini's Manon Lescaut.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: Kremerata Baltica play Weinberg, from a recent Schubert Club performance.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Kotzschmar Goings and Comings.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: From the 2014 BBC Proms, the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra plays Janacek and Dvorak.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen: Etudes.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature .
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Katie McCurry, Account Representative with Fireman's Fund.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Thursday, October 10, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:21 Bela Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
DG 437826
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11:19 Guillaume Dumanoir - Hungaresca
Francis Colpron, conductor
Les Boreades
Atma 2658
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11:10 Hans Christian Lumbye - Dancing Tune from Kroll Waltz
Peter Guth, conductor
Odense Symphony Orchestra
Unicorn 9143
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11:06 Cyril Scott - Notturno
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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11:01 Isaac Albeniz - Spanish Suite: Granada
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179
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10 - 11 PM

10:50 Percy Grainger - Lincolnshire Posy
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 432 754
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10:36 Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2: 3rd movement
Erich Leinsdorf, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
RCA 6518
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10:34 Johannes Brahms - Lullaby
Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Bengt Forsberg, piano
DG 429 727
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10:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Concerto
Martin Frost, conductor
German Chamber Philharmonic of Bremen
Martin Frost, basset clarinet
Bis 1893
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10:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Magic Flute: Pa pa pa... Papagena
Myung Whun Chung, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
Bryn Terfel, baritone
London 473 380
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9 - 10 PM

9:39 Clara Schumann - Piano Concerto
Joseph Silverstein, conductor
Bamberg Symphony
Veronica Jochum, piano
ProArte  395
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9:33 Clara Schumann - If you love for beauty
Barbara Bonny, soprano
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London 452 898
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9:28 Robert Lowry - At the River
William Warfield, bass
Aaron Copland, piano
Sony 60899
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9:05 Virgil Thomson - Symphony on a Hymn Tune
Howard Hanson, conductor
Eastman-Rochester Orchestra
Mercury 434 310
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8 - 9 PM

8:58 William Grant Still - Folk Suite No. 4
Sierra Winds
Cambria 1083
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8:40 Howard Hanson - Merry Mount
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3105
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8:15 Giuseppe Verdi - String Quartet
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony 48193
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8:08 Erich Korngold - Much Ado About Nothing Suite: 3rd movement
Gil Shaham, violin
Rohan de Silva, piano
MPR 203
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7 - 8 PM

7:58 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4: 4th movement
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Reri Grist, soprano
Sony 42197
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7:51 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4: 4th movement
Gustav Mahler, piano
Teldec 43932
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7:42 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Jupiter
Gustav Holst, conductor
London Symphony
EMI 54837
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7:34 Giuseppe Verdi - Requiem
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
Berlin Philarmonic Orchestra; Ernst Senff Chorus
DG 423 674
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7:05 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 16
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
Philips 426305
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7:01 Maria von Paradis - Sicilienne
Jan-Olav Wedin, conductor
Musica Vitae
Gunilla von Bahr, flute
Bis 350
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6 - 7 PM

6:48 Emmanuel Chabrier - Espana
Arthur Fiedler, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
RCA 61567
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6:43 Leopold Godowsky - In the Streets of Old Batavia
Esther Budiardjo, piano
ProPiano 224529
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6:29 Johannes Brahms - Academic Festival Overture
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
RCA 7920
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6:21 Giuseppe Verdi - Otello: Fire of Joy
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80152
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6:13 Jan Koetsier - Grassauer Zwiefacher (Folk Dance from Grassau)
tenThing
EMI 88326
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6:01 Max Bruch - Violin Concerto No. 1: 3rd Movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Midori, violin
Sony 87740
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5 - 6 PM

5:43 Gioacchino Rossini - Sonata No. 1
Ensemble Explorations
Harmonia Mundi 901776
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5:32 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5: Waltz
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 425503
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5:29 Jerome Moross - Piano Quintet: 3rd movement
Korngold Quartet
Scot Woolley, piano
Bay Cities 1037
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5:20 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 69028
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5:13 Leo Delibes - Lakme: Flower Duet
Richard Bonynge, conductor
Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra
Joan Sutherland, soprano
Jane Berbie, mezzo-soprano
London/Decca 467632
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5:02 Johann Hummel - Fantasia for Viola and Orchestra
Gerard Causse, conductor
Montpellier-Moscow Soloists
Gerard Causse, viola
EMI 54817
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4 - 5 PM

4:45 Edvard Grieg - Piano Concerto: 3rd movement
Howard Shelley, conductor
Orchestra of Opera North
Howard Shelley, piano
Chandos 10509
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4:33 Anthony Holborne - Elizabethan Dance Suite
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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4:29 Giuseppe Verdi - Il Trovatore: Anvil Chorus
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80364
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4:18 Franz von Suppe - Morning, Noon, and Night in Vienna
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414408
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4:14 Francois Couperin - Concert Pieces: La Tromba
Camerata Salzburg
Jian Wang, cello
DG 474236
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4:00 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 4
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 430171
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3 - 4 PM

3:48 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 1: 4th movement
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
London/Decca 16872
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3:40 Giuseppe Verdi - La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti cali
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
Milan Symphony Orchestra
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano
London/Decca 473380
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3:21 Bohuslav Martinu - Three Madrigals for Violin and Viola
Sonja Harasim, violin
Kate Hamilton, viola
MPR Recording
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3:09 George Frideric Handel - Amaryllis: Suite
Thomas Beecham, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 63374
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3:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 88: 3rd movement
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5269
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Noon - 1 PM

12:47 Gioacchino Rossini - La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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12:34 Giuseppe Verdi - Aida: Triumphal March
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 46709
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12:29 Robert Schumann - Of Foreign Lands and People
Nelson Freire, piano
London/Decca 1228
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12:14 Camille Saint-Saens - Violin Concerto No. 3: 3rd Movement
Antonio Pappano, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Maxim Vengerov, violin
EMI 57593
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12:00 Samuel Barber - School for Scandal: Overture
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8958
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11 - Noon

11:48 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2: Rondo
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Richard Goode, piano
Nonesuch 480508
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11:29 Claude Debussy - Petite Suite
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8756
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11:23 Giuseppe Verdi - Rigoletto: La Donna e Mobile
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Placido Domingo, tenor
Nicolai Ghiaurov, bass
DG 445774
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11:14 Isaac Albeniz - Seville
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 416384
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10 - 11 AM

10:59 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1: Overture
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60360
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10:45 Otto Nicolai - Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 49043
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10:36 Percy Grainger - Handel in the Strand
Kenneth Montgomery, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Philip Martin, piano
Chandos 8377
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10:27 George Frideric Handel - Hercules Overture
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Archiv 423137
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10:17 Jean-Baptiste Arban - Variations on "Casta Diva"
Edward Gardner, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 53255
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10:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Blue Danube Waltz
Carlos Kleiber, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Sony 48376
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9 - 10 AM

9:44 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Antal Dorati, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414370
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9:29 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio No. 4 "Gassenhauer": 1st movement
Eroica Trio
EMI 62655
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9:21 Hector Berlioz - Minuet of the Will-o'-the-Wisps
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80164
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9:13 Giuseppe Verdi - Nabucco: Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Orchestra of La Scala, Milan
EMI 65163
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9:00 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Jupiter
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80133
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8 - 9 AM

8:51 Emil von Reznicek - Donna Diana Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 423662
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8:46 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Snow Maiden: Dance of the Tumblers
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45811
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8:35 Alexander Borodin - Symphony No. 2: Scherzo
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 435757
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8:27 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dances Nos. 1 and 3
Peter Breiner, conductor
Razumovsky Sinfonia
Norbert Kraft, guitar
Naxos 553037
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8:18 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 19: 3rd movement
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 412856
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8:12 Paul Dukas - La Peri: Fanfare
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8852
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8:07 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 91: 3rd movement
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437783
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7 - 8 AM

7:54 Percy Grainger - The Immovable Do
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Chandos 9554
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7:44 Emmanuel Chabrier - Danse Slave
Armin Jordan, conductor
French National Orchestra
Erato 88018
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7:39 Fritz Kreisler - Miniature Viennese March
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Coker, piano
London/Decca 444409
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7:32 Giuseppe Verdi - Il trovatore: Di quella pira
Richard Bonynge, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
Joan Sutherland, soprano
London/Decca 467632
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7:26 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 9
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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7:19 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 6 "Minute"
Lang Lang, piano
Sony 48960
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7:14 Top Score
7:11 William Boyce - Trio Sonata No. 15: 2d Mvt. (Vivace)
Peter Holman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 67151
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7:04 George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 9811
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6 - 7 AM

6:57 Edward Elgar - Wand of Youth: The Little Bells
Raymond Leppard, conductor
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Koss 1014
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6:49 Jeremiah Clarke - The Prince of Denmark's March
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
London/Decca 460250
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6:42 Eric Ewazen - Roaring Fork: Whitewater Rapids
Dakota Wind Quintet
SELF PROD 136
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6:33 Peter Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa: "Gopak"
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 71
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6:29 Leopold Mozart - Horn Concerto: Menuet
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Stewart Rose, horn
Arabesque 6750
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6:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Gavotte
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 439146
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6:12 Hubert Parry - Lady Radnor's Suite: Gigue
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Lyrita 220
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6:09 Charles Gounod - Petite Symphony: Finale
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
London/Decca 430231
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5 - 6 AM

5:44 Joseph Jongen - Impressions d'ardennes
Roman Kofman, conductor
National Orchestra of Belgium
Cypres 1634
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5:39 Edward Elgar - Lux Aeterna
Edward Higginbottom, conductor
Choir of New College, Oxford
Erato 14634
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5:31 Alberto Ginastera - Impressions of the Puna
Shanghai Quartet
Eugenia Zukerman, flute
Delos 3173
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4 - 5 AM

4:49 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Autumn
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
John Corigliano, violin
Sony 45810
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4:31 Adalbert Gyrowetz - Symphony No. 2
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9791
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4:22 Franz Lehar - Gold and Silver Waltz
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80547
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4:19 Margaret Lang - Starlight
Lucy Mauro, piano
Delos 3433
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4:06 Bernhard Crusell - Variations on a Swedish Air
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Emma Johnson, clarinet
ASV 585
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4:01 George Frideric Handel - Amadigi di Gaula: Sento la gioia (I feel the joy)
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Alison Balsom, trumpet
EMI 40329
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3 - 4 AM

3:47 George Butterworth - A Shropshire Lad
Mark Elder, conductor
Halle Orchestra
Halle 7503
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3:11 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 1 "Spring"
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Staatskapelle Berlin
Teldec 61179
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3:06 Victor Beraud - Petite Reine Berceuse (Lullaby for a Little Queen)
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Matthew Hagle, piano
Cedille 139
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3:01 Antonin Dvorak - Rusalka: Polonaise
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 71
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2 - 3 AM

2:37 Frank Bridge - Suite for Strings
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8373
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2:35 Traditional - Wade in the Water
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Joel Fischer, tenor
Singers 3480
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2:13 Peter Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
DG 435619
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2:06 Salomon Jadassohn - Nocturne
David Shostac, flute
Harmonie 3002
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2:01 Carl Stamitz - Viola Concerto: 3rd movement
Helmut Muller-Bruhl, conductor
Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Wolfram Christ, viola
Schwann 11060
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1 - 2 AM

1:37 Ottorino Respighi - Rossiniana Suite
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Naxos 557711
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1:24 Georg Philipp Telemann - Flute Concerto
Jorg-Michael Schwarz, conductor
Rebel
Matthias Maute, flute
Dorian 90302
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1:22 Adrian le Roy - The Maltese Branle
New York Renaissance Band
Arabesque 6514
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1:11 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 5
Andras Schiff, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 425676
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1:06 Thomas Lupo - Fantasia No. 9
Fretwork
Harmonia Mundi 907478
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1:01 Edward Elgar - Moths and Butterflies and Wild Bears
James Judd, conductor
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557166
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:47 Fritz Kreisler - Violin Concerto in the Style of Vivaldi
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Gil Shaham, violin
DG 439933
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12:24 Joaquin Rodrigo - Concerto Serenade
Antonio de Almeida, conductor
Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra
Catherine Michel, harp
Pentatone  135
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12:19 Elena Kats-Chernin - Wild Swans Suite: Eliza Aria
Daniel Hope, violin
Jacques Ammon, piano
DG 17999
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12:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 6
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Orchestra of the Suisse Romande
European Broadcasting Union Recording
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12:01 Giacomo Puccini - 1st Minuet for Strings
Jacek Kaspszyk, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Collins 1165
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