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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

Thursday, October 4, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:39 Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Philips 442068
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11:37 Roger Quilter - Slumber Song
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 442426
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11:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Quartet No. 1
Lisa Beznosiuk, flute
Avie 2108
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11:11 Edvard Grieg - In Autumn
Okko Kamu, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 200
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11:06 Edward MacDowell - Fireside Tales: From a German Forest
Calico Winds
Albany 693
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11:01 Frederick Delius - Two Aquarelles
Norman Del Mar, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8372
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10 - 11 PM

10:48 Francis Poulenc - Oboe Sonata
Gareth Ulse, oboe
Ian Brown, piano
Hyperion 67256
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10:34 Jean-Paul Martini - Plaisir d'amor
Susanne Mentzer, mezzo-soprano
Sharon Isbin, guitar
Erato 23419
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10:32 John Dowland - The Earle of Essex Galliard
Fretwork
Virgin 45005
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10:07 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Lang Lang, piano
DG 3902
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9 - 10 PM

9:51 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Guiseppe Sinopoi, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 423679
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9:24 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 45 "Farewell"
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 429757
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9:15 Claude Debussy - Premiere Rhapsodie
Pierre Boulez, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Franklin Cohen, clarinet
DG 439896
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8 - 9 PM

8:51 J.S. Bach - English Suite No. 2 in a minor
Angela Hewitt, piano
Hyperion 67451
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8:47 Giuseppino - Fuggi, fuggi, fuggi
New World Renaissance Band
Owain Phyfe, vocal
Nightwatch  1002
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8:20 Samuel Barber - Violin Concerto
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Elmar Oliveira, violin
EMI 47850
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8:12 Samuel Barber - Dover Beach
Samuel Barber, baritone
New World 
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8:05 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
David Owen Norris, piano
MPR  203
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7 - 8 PM

7:52 Aaron Jay Kernis - Air for Violin
David Zinman, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin
Argo 460 226
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7:48 Thomas Ford - Since first I saw your face
New World Renaissance Band
Owain Phyfe, vocal
Nightwatch 1002
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7:33 Carlos Chavez - Sinfonia India
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
New World Symphony
Argo 436 737
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7:14 Paul Schoenfield - Cafe Music
Trio Solisti
Bridge 9296
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7:10 Giovanni Gastoldi - A lieta vita
Owain Phyfe, vocal
Nightwatch 1002
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7:09 Federico Mompou - Cancion y Danza 9
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 66963
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6 - 7 PM

6:49 Benjamin Britten - Mont Juic: Suite of Catalan Dances
Steuart Bedford, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 557198
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6:42 Leonard Bernstein - Candide: Overture
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 56576
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6:36 Johannes Brahms - Rhapsody
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67550
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6:24 Jean Sibelius - Finlandia
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Finlandia 360
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6:23 Johann Kapsberger - Ciaconna
Rolf Lislevand
ECM 1922
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6:10 Enrique Granados - Spanish Dance No. 5 "Andaluza"
Bell' Alma Duo
Ten Thousand Lakes 130
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6:02 Joseph Jongen - Calme for Orchestra
Pierre Bartholomee, conductor
Monte-Carlo Philharmonic
Cypress 1635
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5 - 6 PM

5:52 Michael Torke - Javelin
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Argo 452101
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5:47 Johann Sebastian Bach - Flute Sonata: Siciliano
Piers Lane, piano
Hyperion 67344
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5:34 Ludwig van Beethoven - Consecration of the House: Overture
Otto Klemperer, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 47190
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5:25 George Frideric Handel - Flute Sonata
Frans Bruggen, flute
Anner Bylsma, cello
Bob van Asperen, harpsichord
Sony 60100
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5:20 Jean-Philippe Rameau - Nais: Rigaudons
Marc Minkowski, conductor
Musicians of the Louvre
Archiv 4478
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5:13 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 12
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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5:01 Leopold Mozart - Trumpet Concerto
Elgar Howarth, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Hakan Hardenberger, trumpet
Philips 426311
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4 - 5 PM

4:45 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2: 3rd movement
Alexander Gibson, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8423
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4:28 Paul Dukas - Sorcerer's Apprentice
James Levine, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 445775
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4:22 Franz Joseph Haydn - Fidelity Rewarded Overture
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5135
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4:09 Franz Liszt - Dreams of Love No. 3 (Liebestraum)
Robert DeGaetano, piano
Crystonyx 1004
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3 - 4 PM

3:53 Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 3: Scherzo
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 413 362
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3:41 Albinoni - Adagio
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Erato 88020
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3:34 Giovanni Gabrieli - Canzon septimi toni
Canadian Brass
Opening Day 7380
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3:13 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 4
Natalia Moiseeva, violin
Ivan Konev, piano
MPR Recording
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3:03 George Frideric Handel - Hercules Overture
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Archiv 423137
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3:00 Anthony Holborne - The Fairy Round
Lutz Kirchhof
Sony 60767
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Noon - 1 PM

12:49 Antonio Vivaldi - Lute Concerto
Julian Bream Consort
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 61589
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12:37 Franz Schubert - String Quintet: Allegretto
Miro Quartet
Matt Haimovitz, cello
Oxingale 2006
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12:25 Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 4 "Romantic": 3rd movement
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Philips 412735
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12:15 Jeronimo de Aliseda - Beatus Franciscus
Jordan Sramek, conductor
The Rose Ensemble
Rose 10
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12:13 Gery de Ghersem - Missa Ave Virgo Sanctissimo: excerpt
Jordan Sramek, conductor
The Rose Ensemble and Voces 8
MPR Recording 
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12:10 Francesco Guerrero - Ave Virgo Sanctissima
Jordan Sramek, conductor
The Rose Ensemble and Voces 8
MPR Recording 
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12:00 Heinrich von Biber - Sonata for Eight Trumpets
Raymond Leppard, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wynton Marsalis, trumpet
Sony 42478
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11 - Noon

11:46 John Adams - Nixon in China: The Chairman Dances
Simon Rattle, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
EMI 55051
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11:36 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Sonata
Mikhail Pletnev, piano
DG 459614
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11:14 Paul Hindemith - Symphonic Metamorphosis
Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 421523
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11:05 Jan Dismas Zelenka - Trio Sonata in F: Allegro
Heinz Holliger and Maurice Borgue, oboes
Klaus Thunemann, bassoon
Lucio Buccarella, bass
Christiane Jaccottet, harpsichord
Archiv 423937
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11:00 Jonathan Dove - Missa brevis: Gloria
Mathew Owens, conductor
Wells Cathedral Choir
Jonathan Vaughn, organ
Hyperion 67768
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10 - 11 AM

10:42 Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1: 1st movement
Marin Alsop, conductor
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572207
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10:37 Peter Tchaikovsky - Memory of a Dear Place: Scherzo
James Ehnes, violin
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
Onyx 4076
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10:06 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 21
Mitsuko Uchida, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 17181
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10:00 Vince Guaraldi; arr: Timothy Bradley - Skating
Copper Street Brass
Copper Street Brass 
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9 - 10 AM

9:43 Ralph Vaughan Williams - In the Fen Country
Barry Wordsworth, conductor
New Queen's Hall Orchestra
Hagai Shaham, violin
Argo 440116
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9:30 Alessandro Marcello - Oboe Concerto
Simon Wright, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
John Anderson, oboe
Nimbus 5188
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9:18 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto in G (after Vivaldi)
Cyprien Katsaris, piano
Sony 66272
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9:08 Franz von Suppe - Light Cavalry Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 414408
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9:04 George Frideric Handel - Xerxes: Act I: Largo
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 429390
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8 - 9 AM

8:53 Maurice Ravel - Piano Concerto in G: 1st mvt
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Martha Argerich, p
DG 423665
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8:50 Traditional - Sevillanas
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Telarc 80593
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8:43 Antonin Dvorak - Poetic Tone Pictures: Goblin's Dance
Vassily Primakov, piano
Bridge 9309
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8:33 Antonio Vivaldi - Violin and Cello Concerto
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Anner Bylsma, cello
Jeanne Lamon, violin
Sony 48044
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8:26 Georges Bizet - Children's Games: March
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
French National Orchestra
EMI 63898
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8:16 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Roses from the South
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 425429
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8:11 Frederic Chopin - Waltz No. 5
Ingrid Fliter, piano
EMI 98351
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8:04 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
London/Decca 414534
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Camille Saint-Saens - Algerian Suite: French Military March
Francis Travis, conductor
Swiss Italian Orchestra
Chandos 9837
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7:55 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo and Intermezzo
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Sony 53549
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7:55 Claude Debussy - Prelude: Puck's Dance
Krystian Zimerman, piano
Philips 456997
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7:33 Franz Joseph Haydn - Sinfonia Concertante: 1st movement
Roger Norrington, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Marieke Blankestijn, violin
Steven Isserlis, cello
Douglas Boyd, oboe
Matthew Wilkie, bassoon
RCA 68578
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7:28 Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No. 1: Waltz
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
EMI 55601
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7:20 George Frideric Handel - Oboe Concerto No. 1
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Nicholas Daniel, oboe
American Gramophone 590
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7:11 Jacques Offenbach - Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
EMI 69467
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7:05 Gustav Holst - A Moorside Suite: March
David Honeyball, conductor
London Brass Virtuosi
Hyperion 66189
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6 - 7 AM

6:55 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Mlada: Procession of the Nobles
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 39786
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6:48 Matthew Locke - Suite of Brawles
Peter Holman, conductor
Parley of Instruments
Hyperion 66667
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6:43 David Popper - Mazurka
Wendy Warner, cello
Eileen Buck, piano
Cedille 111
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6:32 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 1
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Timothy Brown, horn
Hanssler 98316
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6:24 Georges Bizet - Carmen: Selections
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
tela 80593
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6:20 Modest Mussorgsky - Gopak
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9227
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6:09 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 62 "Emperor": Minuet
Tatrai Quartet
Hungaroton 12812
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6:04 Fritz Kreisler - Miniature Viennese March
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Coker, piano
London/Decca 444409
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5 - 6 AM

5:51 Ernest Chausson - The Tempest
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Orchestra of Belgian Radio & TV
Chandos 8369
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5:48 Ennio Morricone - Cinema Paradiso: Nostalgia
Ennio Morricone, conductor
Roma Sinfonietta
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 2668
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5:43 Anonymous - Graduale
Hilliard Ensemble
ECM 1653
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5:21 Franz Anton Hoffmeister - Viola Concerto
Markand Thakar, conductor
Baltimore Chamber Orchestra
Victoria Chiang, viola
Naxos 572162
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5:10 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 12
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 423626
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5:06 Christoph Gluck - Orfeo and Euridice: Melody
Yuja Wang, piano
DG 16606
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5:04 Tamezo Narita - The Seawall Song
Jean-Francois Paillard, conductor
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Denon 7330
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4 - 5 AM

4:49 Johan Svendsen - Norwegian Rhapsody No. 3
Karsten Andersen, conductor
Bergen Symphony Orchestra
NKF 50009
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4:40 Mauro Giuliani - Variations on a Theme by Handel
Lars Hannibal, guitar
EMI 55573
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4:21 Adalbert Gyrowetz - Symphony No. 2
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9791
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4:16 Claude Debussy - Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Alexei Lubimov, piano
ECM 2241
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4:06 Richard Strauss - Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 31755
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4:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Two Romances
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Alexander Kniazev, cello
Warner 62061
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3 - 4 AM

3:50 Georg Philip Telemann - Whimsical Symphony
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Koch 7576
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3:47 Svend Schulz - Lovely is the Scent of Denmark
Stefan Parkman, conductor
Danish National Radio Choir
Chandos 9464
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3:16 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 38
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Sinfonia Varsovia
Virgin 91078
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3:06 Frederick Delius - Legend
Eric Fenby, conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Ralph Holmes, violin
Unicorn 2077
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3:01 Giuseppe Tartini - Trio Sonata
La Magnifica Comunita
Enrico Casazza, violin
Brilliant 93366
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2 - 3 AM

2:49 Frederic Chopin - Scherzo No. 4
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4783206
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2:42 Agustin Barrios - Un sueno en la floresta
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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2:37 Franz Joseph Haydn - Mass No. 11 "Missa in angustiis" (Lord Nelson Mass): Et resurrexit
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Donna Brown, soprano
Philips 470286
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2:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 10
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 61219
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2:01 Francois-Joseph Gossec - Symphony "Pastorella"
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
CBC 5225
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1 - 2 AM

1:44 Valentin Silvestrov - Naive Music: Suite
Mykola Suk, piano
Cambria 1401
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1:22 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St.Martin in the Fields
Andrew Marriner, clarinet
Philips 432146
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1:17 Gabriel Faure - Ave verum
Susan McMane, conductor
San Francisco Girls Chorus
SFGC 901
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1:10 Michael Daugherty - Route 66
Marin Alsop, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Naxos 559613
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1:06 Andrea Falconieri - Passacalle
Daniel Hope, violin
Lorenza Borrani, violin
Jonathan Aasgaard, cello
Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano
Hans-Kristian Kjos Sorensen, percussion
DG 13993
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1:01 Edvard Grieg - Homesickness
Emil Gilels, piano
DG 449721
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:51 Alan Hovhaness - Prelude and Quadruple Fugue
Rudolph Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Telarc 80391
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12:34 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Quartet No. 3
Lisa Beznosiuk, flute
Avie 2108
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12:27 William Byrd - In sacred praises (Laudibus in sanctis)
Harry Christophers, conductor
The Sixteen
Coro 16077
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12:06 Frank Martin - Concerto for 7 Winds, Timpani, Percussion and Strings
Faycal Karoui, conductor
Liege Philharmonic Orchestra
European Broadcasting Union Recordin
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12:01 Traditional - What Wondrous Love is This
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Avie 2205
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