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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 3, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:30 Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto
Jac van Steen, conductor
Radio Philharmonic Netherlands
Pieter Wispelwey, cello
Channel Classics 12998
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11:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80285
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11:11 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Morning Papers Waltz
Jascha Horenstein, conductor
Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Chesky 95
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11:06 Cesar Cui - Cantabile
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Steven Isserlis, cello
Virgin 91134
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11:01 Eric Coates - The Princess
Malcolm Nabarro, conductor
East of England Orchestra
ASV 2075
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10 - 11 PM

10:53 Lou Harrison - Pastorales: VII
Dennis Russell Davies, conductor
Brooklyn Philharmonic
MusicMasters 67089
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10:46 Jerome Kern/Ira Gershwin - Sure Thing/Long Ago and Far Away
Sylvia McNair, soprano
Andre Previn, piano
Philips 442 129
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10:44 Count Basie - Jumpin' at the Woodside
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Delos 3163
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10:10 Dmitri Shostakovich - String Quartet No. 3 in F
Danel Quartet
Fuga 512
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10:05 Dmitri Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue No. 7 in A
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London 466 066
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9 - 10 PM

9:42 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 7
Colin Davis, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Philips 416600
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9:38 Emmanuel Chabrier - Danse Villageoise
Alain Planes, piano
HMU 901465
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9:33 Leonard Bernstein - Build My House; Plank Song from Peter Pan
Marcia Henderson, vocal
Boris Karloff, vocal
Sony 44760
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9:26 Obo Addy - Wawshishijay (Our Beginning)
Kronos Quartet
Nonesuch 79275
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8 - 9 PM

8:54 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Quintet
Sharon Kam, clarinet
Isabelle van Keulen, violin
Ulrike-Anima Mathe, violin
Volker Jacobsen, viola
Gustav Ravinius, cello
Berlin 1667
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8:49 Wolfgang Mozart - Voi che sapete from The Marriage of Figaro
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Susanne Mentzer, mezzo-soprano
Telarc 80388
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8:19 Franz Schubert - 6 Moments Musicaux
Paul Lewis, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902136
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8:06 Maurice Ravel - Introduction and Allegro
Markus Klinko, harp
Frederic Laroque, violin
Gerard Torgomian, violin
Pierre Lenert, viola
Cyril Lacrouts, cello
Benoit Fromanger, flute
EMI 54884
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8:00 Carl Orff/Gunild Keetman - Dance; Lullaby
Karl Peinkofer Percussion Ensemble
Celestial Harmonies 13104
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5 - 6 PM

5:49 Arturo Marquez - Conga del Fuego
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra
DG 13458
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5:41 Peter Tchaikovsky - String Quartet No. 1 "Accordion": Finale
St Lawrence String Quartet
EMI 57144
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5:28 Camille Saint-Saens - Samson and Delilah: Bacchanale
Paul Paray, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 432014
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5:20 Joseph Canteloube - Rustiques: Rondeau
Ocotillo Winds
Summit 466
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5:14 Scott Joplin - The Entertainer
Joshua Rifkin, piano
Nonesuch 79159
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5:02 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Flutes
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Stephen Preston, flute
Nicholas McGegan, flute
Oiseau-Lyre 414588
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4 - 5 PM

4:55 Igor Stravinsky - Firebird: Finale
Paavo Jarvi, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80587
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4:45 Frederic Chopin - Polonaise No. 6 "Heroic"
Martha Argerich, piano
DG 415836
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4:29 Leonard Bernstein - On the Town: 3 Dance Episodes
Edo de Waart, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Virgin 61194
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4:23 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 94 "Surprise": Finale
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5159
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4:19 Anatol Liadov - The Musical Box
Enrique Batiz, conductor
Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra
ASV 657
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4:13 Johannes Brahms - Serenade No. 1: 5th movement
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8612
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4:01 William Boyce - Symphony No. 4
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Argo 417824
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3 - 4 PM

3:48 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5: 1st movement
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
London/Decca 16871
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3:31 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 3 (after Corelli)
I Musici
Philips 438766
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3:28 Manuel de Falla - Miller's Dance
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar
London/Decca 414161
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3:16 Peter Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1: Andantino
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67711
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3:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5: 1st movement
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 60152
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Noon - 1 PM

12:47 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 16
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 430171
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12:39 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5: Waltz
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
MPR 100203-12
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12:39 Franz Schubert - Ave Maria
Adagio Trio
Adagio Trio 99
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12:18 Aaron Copland - Our Town
Aaron Copland, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Sony 42429
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12:03 Bohuslav Martinu - Nonetto: 3rd movement
Sinfonia Lahti Chamber Ensemble
Bis 653
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12:02 Sergei Prokofiev - Love for 3 Oranges: March
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 46709
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11 - Noon

11:46 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Wasps: Overture
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5208
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11:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Quartet No. 4: Theme and Variations
Emerson Quartet
Carol Wincenc, flute
DG 431770
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11:30 Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto: Finale
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 400064
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11:16 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suite No. 6: Gavotte
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 435471
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11:00 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 21 "Waldstein": Rondo
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
RCA 87510
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11:00 Emmanuel Chabrier - Joyous March
Thomas Beecham, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 63412
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10 - 11 AM

10:46 Gaspar Fernandes - Spanish Renaissance Dance
Piffaro
Archiv 453441
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10:32 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto No. 3 "Il gardellino" ("The Goldfinch")
James Galway, conductor
New Irish Chamber Orchestra
James Galway, flute
RCA 61351
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10:18 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 "Titan": 2nd movement
Marin Alsop, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572207
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10:09 Cecile Chaminade - Piano Trio No. 1: 3rd movement
Rembrandt Trio
Dorian 90187
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10:00 Antonin Dvorak - Prague Waltzes
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464647
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9 - 10 AM

9:38 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Capriccio Espagnol
Charles Mackerras, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80208
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9:26 Ludwig van Beethoven - Septet: 4th movement
Vienna Octet
London/Decca 421093
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9:14 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 2: 1st movement
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Gidon Kremer, violin
DG 453043
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9:02 Gustav Holst - The Planets: Jupiter
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80466
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8 - 9 AM

8:57 John DuPrez - Bacchanalia
Philip Pickett, conductor
New London Consort
London/Decca 425209
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8:46 Georges Bizet - Fair Maid of Perth: 2 Dances
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Moss Music 7127
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8:37 William Boyce - Symphony No. 1
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5345
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8:27 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 1 "Grand Waltz Brillante"
Richard Bonynge, conductor
National Philharmonic Orchestra
London/Decca 436658
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8:18 Manuel de Falla - Four Spanish Pieces: Cubana
Javier Perianes, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902099
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8:15 Carl Orff - Carmina Burana: Dance
David Hill, conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Virgin 61510
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8:10 Johann Hummel - Trumpet Concerto: 3rd movement
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 60804
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8:04 Johann Sebastian Bach - French Suite No. 5: Gavotte and Bourree
Simone Dinnerstein, piano
Telarc 80715
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7 - 8 AM

7:47 Aaron Copland - Outdoor Overture
Louis Lane, conductor
Cleveland Pops Orchestra
Sony 62401
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7:38 Percy Grainger - Mock Morris; Molly on the Shore
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 7703
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7:35 Jaromir Weinberger - Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka
Ronald Corp, conductor
New London Orchestra
Hyperion 66998
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7:21 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Leif Ove Andsnes, conductor
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Sony 42058
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7:11 Diego Ortiz - Renaissance Rip
New London Consort
London/Decca 425209
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7:04 Leos Janacek - Sinfonietta: Fanfare
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 436
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5 - 6 AM

5:43 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 6
Murray Perahia, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Murray Perahia, piano
Sony 89690
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5:38 Robert Parson - Ave Maria
John Rutter, conductor
Cambridge Singers
Collegium 107
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5:27 Alessandro Scarlatti - Sonata No. 9
Musica Pacifica
Dorian 93192
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5:21 Arthur Foote - Scherzo
Carol Wincenc, flute
Kevin Lawrence, violin
Carolyn Stuart, violin
Sheila Brown, viola
Brooks Whitehouse, cello
Bridge 9373
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5:06 Maurice Ravel - Noble and Sentimental Waltzes
Paul Paray, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434306
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5:03 Antonio Vivaldi - Recorder Concerto: Allegro
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Michala Petri, recorder
RCA 7885
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4 - 5 AM

4:39 Edvard Grieg - Violin Sonata No. 2
Ivan Zenaty, violin
Dorian 90234
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4:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 18
James Levine, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
BSO 1001
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4:12 Johannes Kapsberger - Gagliarda and Corrente
Chatham Baroque
Chatham Baroque 1
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4:06 George Frideric Handel - Samson: Let the Bright Seraphim
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
Richard Kelly, trumpet
RCA 61911
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4:01 Wilhelm Peterson-Berger - Flowers from Froso: Entry to the Summer Meadow
Okko Kamu, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 553115
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3 - 4 AM

3:45 Christopher Theofanidis - Rainbow Body
Robert Spano, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80596
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3:43 Ernesto Lecuona - A la antigua (In Olden Style)
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 56757
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3:19 Franz Krommer - Clarinet Concerto
Antony Pay, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Thomas Friedli, clarinet
Claves 8602
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3:06 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - String Symphony
Hartmut Haenchen, conductor
CPE Bach Chamber Orchestra
Capriccio 10106
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3:01 Henry Purcell - Chaconne
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390
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2 - 3 AM

2:44 Dmitri Kabalevsky - The Comedians: Suite
Charles Groves, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Denon 73534
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2:30 Camille Saint-Saens - Fantaisie
Itamar Zorman, violin
Sivan Magen, harp
Azica 71274
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2:13 George Gershwin - Second Rhapsody
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas, piano
Sony 39699
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2:06 Edward Elgar - Romance
Charles Groves, conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
EMI 64726
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2:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Suite No. 3: Scherzo
Neville Marriner, conductor
Radio Symphony Orchestra of Stuttgart
Capriccio 10200
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1 - 2 AM

1:49 Julius Rontgen - 6 Early Netherlands Dances
David Porcelijn, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777255
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1:37 Johann Sebastian Bach - Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
Shalev Ad-El, harpsichord
DG 16801
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1:13 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 17
Aldo Ciccolini, piano
Discover 920199
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1:06 Emmanuel Chabrier - Prelude Pastoral
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
DG 447751
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1:01 Pietro Locatelli - Violin Sonata No. 11: I. Adagio
Locatelli Trio
Hyperion 66363
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:49 Felix Mendelssohn - Overture for Wind Instruments
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 423104
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12:21 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 104 "London"
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
DHM 77362
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12:09 Francesco Geminiani - Concerto Grosso No. 10 (after Corelli)
Andrew Manze, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Harmonia Mundi 907261
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12:06 Roland Dyens - Tango en skai
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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12:01 Bengt Hallberg - Blacksmith's Tune
Jorma Panula, conductor
Scandinavian Brass Ensemble
Bis 265
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