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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.

Programming Highlights

Friday, October 5, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:39 Giuseppe Valentini - String Concerto
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 435393
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11:23 Franz Liszt - The Preludes
Georg Solti, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 436839
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11:15 Julian Arcas - Fantasia on Themes from Verdi's La Traviata
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80672
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11:07 Philip Glass - Company
Eric Jacobsen, conductor
The Knights
Ancalagon 137
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11:01 John Playford - Bear's Dance
David Douglass, violin
Harmonia Mundi 907186
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10 - 11 PM

10:56 Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 56576
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10:27 Peter Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto in D
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 5933
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10:03 Francis Poulenc - The Does (Les Biches)
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 9023
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10:01 Johann Sebastian Bach - Goldberg Variations: Aria
Kremerata Baltica
Gidon Kremer, violin
Andrei Pushkarev, vibraphone
Nonesuch 528982
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10:00 Valentin Silvestrov - Dedication to J. S. B.
Gidon Kremer, violin
Andrei Pushkarev, vibraphone
Nonesuch 528982
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9 - 10 PM

9:29 Maurice Ravel - Gaspard de la Nuit
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano
London/Decca 4783206
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9:23 Vytautas Miskinis - O sacrum convivium
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Gothic 49252
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9:00 Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 2 "The Four Temperaments"
Neeme Jaervi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony
DG 437 507
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8 - 9 PM

8:33 John Cage - Six Melodies
Andreas Seidel, violin
Steffen Schleiermacher, piano
Dabringhaus 6131607
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8:24 Antonin Dvorak - Rusalka: Song to the Moon
Georg Solti, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Renee Fleming, soprano
London/Decca 467632
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8:14 Gabriel Faure - Nocturne No. 4 in E-flat
Paul Crossley, piano
CRD 3406
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7 - 8 PM

7:42 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 2
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 423652
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7:27 Darius Milhaud - La Cheminee du Roi Rene
Athena Ensemble
Chandos 6536
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7:15 Robert Schumann - Fantasy Pieces
Dmitry Kouzov, cello
Peter Laul, piano
Marquis  81395
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7:09 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Roses from the South
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 48164
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6 - 7 PM

6:52 John Adams - Naive and Sentimental Music: Part III
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Nonesuch 512396
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6:40 William Schuman - George Washington Bridge
Eugene Corporon, conductor
University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music Wind Symphony
Klavier 11048
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6:35 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem: Tuba Mirum
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Leopold Simoneau, tenor
Vinson Cole, tenor
Helga Mueller-Molinari, alto
Paata Burchuladze, bass
DG 419610
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6:29 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite
Conrad van Alphen, conductor
Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80623
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6:24 George Gershwin - Someone to Watch Over Me
Philip Smith, trumpet
Joseph Turrin, piano
Cala 516
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6:08 Ravi Shankar - Symphony: Kafi Zila
David Murphy, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Anoushka Shankar, sitar
LPO 60
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5 - 6 PM

5:57 Carl Nielsen - Helios Overture
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45989
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5:49 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 101 "The Clock": 4th movement
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 410869
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5:40 George Frideric Handel - Rinaldo: Let me weep (Lascia ch'io pianga)
Andrea Marcon, conductor
Venice Baroque Orchestra
Patricia Petibon, soprano
DG 4778763
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5:33 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7
Hans Vonk, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Arch Media 1004
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5:25 Frederic Chopin - Fantasie-Impromptu
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 420655
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5:19 William Walton - Canzonetta
Kenneth Sillito, violin
Hamish Milne, piano
Chandos 9292
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5:00 Dmitri Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Kirov Orchestra
Philips 2487
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4 - 5 PM

4:51 Michael Whalen - The Shadows of October
Dennis Burkh, conductor
Janacek Philharmonic
Mitchell Estrin, clarinet
Arabesque 6729
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4:32 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 "Eroica": 1st movement
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Sony 60692
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4:30 Traditional - Wake, Awake
Larry L. Fleming, conductor
National Lutheran Choir
National Lutheran 122
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4:10 Bedrich Smetana - My Country: The Moldau
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 64291
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4:05 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Marriage of Figaro: Sull'aria...Che soave zefiretto
Zubin Mehta, conductor
Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
Karita Mattila, soprano
Marie McLaughlin, soprano
Sony 89370
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3 - 4 PM

3:56 Arthur Sullivan - Iolanthe Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 434916
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3:42 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Autumn
Giovanni Antonini, conductor
Il Giardino Armonico
Enrico Onofri, violin
Teldec 97671
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3:37 Mikhail Glinka - A Life for the Tsar: Glory, glory
Aleksander Lazarev, conductor
Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra
Erato 91723
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3:21 Hugo Alfven - Swedish Rhapsody No. 1
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Sony 46668
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3:13 Francis Poulenc - Four Short Prayers of St. Francis
Robert Shaw, conductor
Robert Shaw Festival Singers
Christopher Cock, tenor
Telarc 80236
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3:13 Aaron Copland - Our Town
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61699
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Noon - 1 PM

12:54 Hector Berlioz - Les Troyens: Nuits d'ivresse
Richard Armstrong, conductor
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Angela Gheorghiu, soprano
Roberto Alagna, tenor
EMI 56117
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12:46 Gioacchino Rossini - Sonata No. 1
Ensemble Explorations
Harmonia Mundi 901776
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12:41 Johann Sebastian Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Leon Fleisher, piano
Vanguard 1551
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12:26 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Serenade to Music
Matthew Best, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Soloists
Hyperion 20420
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12:17 Dmitri Shostakovich - Festival Overture
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80595
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12:08 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 29: 1st movement
Emanuel Ax, piano
Sony 89363
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12:01 Maurice Ravel - String Quartet: Finale
Blair String Quartet
Warner 45855
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11 - Noon

11:50 Antonin Dvorak - Violin Concerto: 3rd movement
Zubin Mehta, conductor
New York Philharmonic
Midori, violin
Sony 44923
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11:45 Erik Satie - Gnossienne No. 5
Roland Pontinen, piano
Bis 300
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11:30 Lars-Erik Larsson - Concertino for Trombone and Strings
Okko Kamu, conductor
New Stockholm Chamber Orchestra
Christian Lindberg, trombone
Bis 348
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11:25 Matthew Locke - Broken Consort
Palladian Ensemble
Linn 5050
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11:16 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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11:08 Carl Nielsen - Maskarade Overture
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Danish National Symphony Orchestra
Da Capo 220518
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10 - 11 AM

10:58 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Four Violins
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Avie 2211
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10:53 Johannes Brahms; arr: Jascha Heifetz - Contemplation
Daniel Harding, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
DG 6154
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10:09 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
LPO 64
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10:01 Maurice Ravel - Fountains
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
DG 15944
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9 - 10 AM

9:53 E.J. Moeran - Overture for a Masque
Vernon Handley, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Chandos 8577
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9:42 Arthur Bird - Marche miniature
Eugene Corporon, conductor
North Texas Chamber Players
Klavier 11071
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9:18 Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3
Colin Davis, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
RCA 62673
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9:10 Juan Arriaga - Happy Slaves: Overture
Alvaro Cassuto, conductor
Algarve Orchestra
Naxos 557207
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9:03 George Frideric Handel - Aria
Empire Brass
Telarc 80257
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8 - 9 AM

8:54 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Magic Flute: Overture
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 47014
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8:51 Pachelbel, arr. John DuPrez - Decomposing Composers
Michael Palin, vocal
Virgin 91781
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8:43 Johann Pachelbel - Canon
Jean-Francois Paillard, conductor
Paillard Chamber Orchestra
Erato 88020
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8:30 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 4: Rondo
Hans Vonk, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano
EMI 63937
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8:22 Franz Josef Haydn - String Quartet in C, Op. 76 No. 3, "Emperor": 2nd mvt
Philharmonia Quartet Berlin
Denon 7094
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8:16 Sergei Prokofiev - Winter Bonfire: 1st Movement
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
ASV 760
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8:10 Jules Mouquet - Pan's Flute: Pan and the Nymphs
Philippe Auguin, conductor
Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra
Manuela Wiesler, flute
Bis 529
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8:04 Gabriel Faure - Masques and Bergamasques: Overture
Michel Plasson, conductor
Toulouse Capitol Orchestra
EMI 47938
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7 - 8 AM

7:55 Johan Halvorsen - Festival March
Terje Mikkelsen, conductor
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra
Simax 1199
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7:51 William Grant Still - Wood Notes: Whippoorwill's Shoes
John Jeter, conductor
Fort Smith Symphony
Naxos 559676
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7:38 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Mandolins
Claudio Scimone, conductor
I Solisti Veneti
Bonifacio Bianchi, mandolin
Alessandro Pitrelli, mandolin
Erato 55013
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7:33 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 6
Webster Trio
Crystal 357
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7:25 Zoltan Kodaly - Hary Janos Suite: Intermezzo and Entrance
Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Nimbus 5194
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7:17 Frederic Chopin - Polonaise No. 3 "Military"
Artur Rubinstein, piano
RCA 5615
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7:08 Johann Quantz - Horn Concerto No. 3
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 417406
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7:04 George Frideric Handel - Acis and Galatea: Happy We
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80333
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6 - 7 AM

6:52 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 7 "Haffner": Rondo
Sandor Vegh, conductor
Salzburg Camerata Academica
Capriccio 10334
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6:47 Reinhold Gliere - Red Poppy: Russian Sailor's Dance
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Philips 426247
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6:41 Agustin Barrios - Julia Florida
John Williams, guitar
Sony 64396
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6:31 Ludwig van Beethoven - 12 Contredanses
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Sony 45651
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6:27 Jean-Joseph Mouret - Rondeau
Bavarian Brass Soloists
Calig 50837
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6:21 Peter Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 436658
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6:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 85 "The Queen": Finale
Ton Koopman, conductor
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Erato 45807
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6:04 Franz Schubert - March Militaire No. 1
Jacques Fevrier, piano
Gabriel Tacchino, piano
EMI 67205
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5 - 6 AM

5:52 Gabriel Faure - Elegie for Cello and Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa, conductor
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Jules Eskin, cello
DG 423089
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5:46 Peter Maxwell Davies - Farewell to Stromness
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624
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5:37 A.J. Potter - Fantasia Gaelach No. 1
Robert Houlihan, conductor
National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland
Marco Polo 225158
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5:31 Frederic Chopin - Prelude No. 25
Vanessa Perez, piano
Telarc 33388
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5:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 1
Cafe Zimmermann
Alpha 48
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5:01 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Egyptian March
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concertgebouw Orchestra
Teldec 43337
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4 - 5 AM

4:39 E.J. Moeran - String Quartet No. 1
Vanbrugh String Quartet
ASV 1045
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4:25 Carl Maria von Weber - Fantasy on Der Freischutz (The Free Shooter)
Yannick Nezet-Seguin, conductor
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Emmanuel Pahud, flute
EMI 57814
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4:22 Bohuslav Martinu - Film en Miniature: Carillon
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142
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4:06 Maurice Ravel - Bolero
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Intercord 892923
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4:01 Pierre Attaingnant - Bransle gay
Hopkinson Smith, lute
Astree 8854
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3 - 4 AM

3:46 Aaron Jay Kernis - Musica Celestis
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Virgin 45464
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3:40 John Williams - Far and Away: Suite
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8733
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3:11 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 90
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
Virgin 91141
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3:06 Alan Hovhaness - Dawn in Paradise
Rudolf Werthen, conductor
I Fiamminghi
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80530
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3:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Abduction from the Seraglio: Overture
Bruno Weil, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 46695
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2 - 3 AM

2:42 Edward Elgar - Cockaigne Overture
Owain Arwel Hughes, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
ASV 6123
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2:38 Robert Schumann - Andante Cantabile
Christopher Parkening, guitar, conductor
EMI 54853
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2:15 Muzio Clementi - Piano Concerto
Francesco d'Avalos, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Pietro Spada, piano
ASV DCA 802
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2:06 Hugo Wolf - Italian Serenade
Emerson String Quartet
DG 471567
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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

1:48 Arrigo Pedrollo - Oboe Concertino
Patrick Strub, conductor
Stuttgart Arcata Chamber Orchestra
Lajos Lencses, oboe
Hanssler 98467
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1:22 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 1
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 68257
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1:15 Samuel Barber - Canzone
Israela Margalit, piano
EMI 55400
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1:06 Hector Berlioz - Reverie and Caprice
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Guillermo Figueroa, violin
DG 431680
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1:01 William Boyce - Symphony No. 3
Yehudi Menuhin, conductor
Menuhin Festival Orchestra
EMI 4551
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:45 Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 8965
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12:35 Camille Saint-Saens - Fantasy for Harp
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80581
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12:16 Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No. 1
Paul Paray, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434321
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12:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Mandolin Concerto
Potsdam Chamber Academy
Avi Avital, mandolin
Shalev Ad-El, harpsichord
DG 16801
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12:01 Carl Nielsen - Wind Quintet: 2nd movement
David Shifrin, conductor
Chamber Music Northwest
Delos 3136
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