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Highlights from July 22 to 29

Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: veterinarian Kate An Hunter.
Tuesday, 7 pm: Carnegie Hall Live: The National Youth Orchestra.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: David Finckel and Wu Han play Debussy, from a 2013 Music in the Park recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Bach's the Best.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: Music for Two Violinists and Orchestra, played by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: writer Charlotte Sullivan.

Programming Highlights

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:46 Gustav Holst - St. Paul's Suite
George Hurst, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8375
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11:39 Arvo Part - Kanon Pokajanen: Prayer
Tonu Kaljuste, conductor
Estonian Philharmonic
ECM 1654
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11:29 Don Gillis - Symphony X: Requiem for a Hero
Ian Hobson, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Albany 1058
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11:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 14
Chamber Players of Canada
Janina Fialkowska, piano
Atma 2532
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11:05 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 2 "Oriental"
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 432827
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10 - 11 PM

10:44 Claude Debussy - Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp
Barthold Kuijken, flute
Sara Kuijken, Viola
Sophie Hallynck, harp
Arcana 303
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10:29 Hector Berlioz - Romeo and Juliet: Love Scene
David Zinman, conductor
Baltimore Symphony
Telarc 80164
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9 - 10 PM

9:49 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 2
James Levine, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 423 625
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9:16 Ernst von Dohnanyi - Cello Sonata
Mark Kosower, cello
Jee-Won Oh, piano
Naxos 570570
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9:06 Carlo Gesualdo - Miserere
Nigel Short, conductor
Tenebrae
Archiv 18074
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8 - 9 PM

8:49 Bedrich Smetana - My Country: Vysehrad
Libor Pesek, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 61223
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8:23 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Viola Suite
Norman del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Frederick Riddle, viola
Chandos 8374
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8:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Duet Sonata
Martha Argerich, piano
Alexander Rabinovich, piano
Teldec 91378
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8:00 Domenico Cimarosa - The Generous Enemies: Overture
Patrick Gallois, conductor
Sinfonia Finlandia Jyvaskyla
Denitsa Laffchieva, clarinet
Naxos 572734
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7 - 8 PM

7:00 Carnegie Hall Live

6 - 7 PM

6:41 Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Carnegie Hall Live 
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6:09 Maurice Ravel - La Valse
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Carnegie Hall Live 
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6:00 Carnegie Hall Live

5 - 6 PM

5:52 Franz Schubert - Impromptu No. 3
Inon Barnatan, piano
Avie 2283
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5:43 Richard Strauss - Serenade for Winds
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra Winds
Virgin 91102
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5:34 Heinrich Biber - Sonorous Table Suite: Part 2
Garry Clarke, conductor
Baroque Band
Cedille 116
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5:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 13: 1st movement
Calder Quartet
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Bridge 9403
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5:12 Percy Grainger - The Immovable Do
Kirth Brion, conductor
Michigan State University Symphonic Band
Delos 3101
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5:03 Maurice Ravel - Tzigane
Gil Shaham, violin
Gerhard Oppitz, piano
DG 429 729
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4 - 5 PM

4:52 Wilhelm van Wassenaer - Concerto Armonico No. 2
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
Chandos 8481
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4:45 Peter Tchaikovsky - Waltz-Scherzo
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Philips 464059
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4:38 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Kurt Masur, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Teldec 94571
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4:30 Richard Wagner - Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 44657
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4:22 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Mars, The Bringer of War
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic
Virgin 61257
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4:18 Scott Joplin - The Entertainer
Joshua Rifkin, piano
Nonesuch 79159
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4:04 Aaron Copland - Outdoor Overture
Louis Lane, conductor
Cleveland Pops Orchestra
Sony 62401
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3 - 4 PM

3:58 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Partita No. 3: Prelude
Paul Galbraith, guitar
Delos 3232
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3:52 Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4
Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 431663
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3:39 Johann Rosenmuller - Student Music: Suite
David Douglass, conductor
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907179
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3:31 George Frideric Handel - Keyboard Suite
David Greilsammer, piano
Sony 92969
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3:24 Denis Plante - Suite Piedra libre: La Mancha
Pentaedre
Atma 2547
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3:05 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 30
Jane Glover, conductor
London Mozart Players
ASV 762
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3:00 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 6 "Minute"
Ingrid Fliter, piano
EMI 98351
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Noon - 1 PM

12:56 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concertino
Martin West, conductor
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Bridge 9416
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12:50 Maurice Ravel - Duo Sonata
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 47
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12:17 Feliks Dobrzynski - Piano Concerto
Howard Shelley, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Howard Shelley, piano
Fryderyk Chopin Institute 101
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12:08 Andrejs Jansons - Suite of Old Lettish Dances
Huffman Prairie Winds
USAF 794158
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11 - Noon

11:42 Nikolai Miaskovsky - Cello Sonata No. 2
Wendy Warner, cello
Irina Nuzova, piano
Cedille 120
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11:28 Antonio Vivaldi - Violin Concerto
Ottavio Dantone, conductor
Accademia Bizantina
Giuliano Carmignola, violin
Archiv 18096
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11:02 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 102
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
RCA 68424
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10 - 11 AM

10:59 Carlo Pollarolo - La vendetta d'amore: Sinfonia
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Simon Munday, trumpet
Avie 2257
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10:52 Paul Hindemith - A frog he went a-courting (Variations on an Old English nursery tune)
Wendy Warner, cello
Eileen Buck, piano
Bridge 9088
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10:39 Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Janet Ferguson, flute
Sony 62599
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10:36 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Don Giovanni: Deh, vieni alla finestra
James Levine, conductor
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Bryn Terfel, baritone
DG 445866
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10:13 Josef Myslivecek - Cello Concerto
Drostan Hall, conductor
Camerata Chicago
Wendy Warner, cello
Cedille 142
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10:00 Bedrich Smetana - Three Czech Dances
Ivan Moravec, piano
Nonesuch 79146
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9 - 10 AM

9:37 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 2
Emerson Quartet
DG 447075
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9:27 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Die Fledermaus: Du und Du Waltz
Carl Davis, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 90716
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9:12 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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9:02 Robert Schumann - Adagio and Allegro
David Finckel, cello
Wu Han, piano
ArtistLed 19701
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8 - 9 AM

8:47 Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony No. 3: Finale
Michel Plasson, conductor
Toulouse Capitol Orchestra
EMI 56362
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8:39 Gioacchino Rossini - La Cambiale di Matrimonio (The Marriage Contract): Overture
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 414407
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8:33 Michael Giacchino - Up: Married Life
Tim Simonec, conductor
Studio Orchestra
Walt Disney 1372702
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8:22 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3: 3rd mvt
Andre Previn, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Emmanuel Ax, p
RCA 60476
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8:18 Fritz Kreisler - Love's Joy
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Marc Neikrug, piano
Philips 416158
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8:08 Dan Locklair - Phoenix and Again
Kirk Trevor, conductor
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 559337
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8:04 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312
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7 - 8 AM

7:57 Aaron Jay Kernis - Air for violin
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Joshua Bell, v
Argo 460226
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7:47 Mauro Giuliani - Polonaise
David Starobin, guitar
Amalia Hall, violin
Bridge 9418
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7:44 Paul Dukas - La Peri: Fanfare
Pierre Boulez, conductor
New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Sony 45525
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7:37 Camille Saint-Saens - Wedding Cake
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
I Musici de Montreal
David Owen Norris, piano
Chandos 9246
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7:28 Benjamin Britten - Soirees Musicales: Tirolese
Richard Bonynge, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 410139
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7:14 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 12: 3rd movement
Calder Quartet
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Bridge 9403
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7:13 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings: 3rd mvt
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 419191
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7:07 George Frideric Handel - Overture
Stephen Stubbs, conductor
Arion
Atma 2260
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7:04 George Harrison - Here Comes the Sun
Goran Sollscher, g
DG 447104
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6 - 7 AM

6:55 Gustav Holst - Suite de Ballet: Rustic Dance
Adrian Leaper, conductor
Czech-Slovak Radio Symphony, Bratislava
Naxos 550193
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6:47 Franz Schubert - Waltzes
Gil Shaham, violin
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 471568
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6:38 Hector Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique: A Ball
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 430201
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6:31 Antonio Bazzini - The Dance of the Goblins
Maxence Larrieu, flute
Susanna Mildonian, harp
Denon 7301
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6:23 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 42: Sinfonia
Ottavio Dantone, conductor
Accademia Bizantina
London/Decca 4782718
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6:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Sinfonia No. 2
Dmitry Paperno, piano
Cedille 74
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6:08 Richard Addinsell - Isle of Apples
Kenneth Alwyn, conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra
Marco Polo 223732
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6:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 83 "The Hen": 3rd movement
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 45807
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5 - 6 AM

5:55 John Lunn - Downton Abbey: The Suite
Alastair King, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of London
London/Decca 17743
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5:34 Peter Tchaikovsky - Variations on a Rococo Theme
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Gautier Capucon, cello
Virgin 94486
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5:34 Horatio Parker - Suite
Toledo Trio
Musical Heritage Society 512283
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5:34 Simon Jeffes - Perpetuum mobile
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra
London/Decca 425218
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5:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 32
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 419146
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5:34 John Playford - Three Country Dances
Jeremy Barlow, conductor
The Broadside Band
Harmonia Mundi 1901039
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4 - 5 AM

4:43 Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari - Jewels of the Madonna Suite
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 54585
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4:21 Clarice Assad - Impressions: Suite for Chamber Orchestra
New Century Chamber Orchestra
NSS Music 8
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4:16 John Dowland - Sir John Smith's Almain
Marco Sartor, guitar
Fleur de Son 57998
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4:06 Antonin Dvorak - Carnival Overture
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8453
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4:01 Marcel Tournier - Suite: Festival
Mirage Quintet
Naxos 570444
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3 - 4 AM

3:37 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 2
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Andrei Gavrilov, piano
EMI 65173
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3:32 Gian Carlo Menotti - Sebastian: Barcarolle
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45660
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3:19 Antonio Vivaldi - Bassoon Concerto
L'Aura Soave Cremona
Sergio Azzolini, bassoon
Naive 30539
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3:06 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Emperor Waltz
Boston Symphony Chamber Players
DG 463667
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3:01 Johan Svendsen - Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 49769
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2 - 3 AM

2:39 Franz Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 1
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Lang Lang, piano
Sony (7) 89141
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2:34 Michel Blavet - Rondeau dans Zaide
Ronn McFarlane, lute
Mindy Rosenfeld, recorder
Dorian 92169
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2:17 Nino Rota - The Leopard: Dances
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Philharmonic of La Scala
Sony 66279
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2:06 Gustav Mahler - What the Wild Flowers Tell Me
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 65762
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2:01 Anonymous - Child Grove; Easter Thursday; The Beggar's Boy
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907101
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1 - 2 AM

1:27 Niccolo Paganini - Violin Concerto No. 2 "La Campanella"
Charles Dutoit, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Salvatore Accardo, violin
DG 437210
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1:24 Meredith Monk - Railroad (Travel Song)
Conrad Tao, piano
EMI 34476
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1:15 Jonathan Leshnoff - Rush
Michael Stern, conductor
IRIS Orchestra
Naxos 559670
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1:06 Capel Bond - Concerto No. 4
Roy Goodman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66467
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1:01 Andres Segovia - Two Etudes
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 417618
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 21 "Prussian"
Emerson String Quartet
Sony 93598
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12:24 Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 417541
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12:14 Gabriel Faure - Nocturne No. 6
Kathryn Stott, piano
Hyperion 66911
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12:08 George Frideric Handel - Violin Sonata
Rachel Barton Pine, violin
Cedille 32
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12:01 Henriette Renie - Contemplation
Naoko Yoshino, harp
Philips 446064
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