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Highlights from November 24 to December 1

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: William Craft, president of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies Symphony Orchestra.
Tuesday, 8 pm: Lucerne Festival: Vienna Philharmonic.
Wednesday, 7 pm: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, 10 am: Giving Thanks with John Birge.
Thursday, Noon: Thanksgiving with Cantus.
Thursday, 3pm: Regional Spotlight: Pavel Kolesnikov plays Mozart, from a recent Chopin Society recital.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: New in Nashville.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Berlin Philharmonic with conductor Simon Rattle, from the 2014 Berlin Music Festival.
Sunday, 5 pm: Advent Voices with Lynne Warfel.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Symphonies by Haydn and Schubert, and Barber's Violin Concerto.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature: Tim Buzza, Music Specialist at Patrick Henry High School in Minneapolis.

Programming Highlights

Saturday, October 6, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:25 George Gershwin - Piano Concerto
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Orion Weiss, piano
Naxos 559705
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11:20 Antoine Brumel - Noble Mother and Daughter
Chanticleer
Chanticleer 8808
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11:10 Aram Khachaturian - Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Alexander Vedernikov, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
PentaTone 32
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11:06 Marcel Grandjany - O beloved (O bien aimee)
Jonathan Keeble, flute
Ann Yeung, harp
Albany 1185
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11:01 Oscar Merikanto - Summer Evening
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 824
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10 - 11 PM

10:36 Ludwig van Beethoven - Violin Sonata No. 5 "Spring"
Ray Chen, violin
Inara Zandmane, piano
recorded at Aspen Music Festival 2012
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10:27 William Grant Still - Prince and the Mermaid Suite
Oregon String Quartet
Koch 7546
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10:18 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Vienna Blood (Wiener Blut)
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 5405
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10:13 John Dowland - Mr Henry Noell's Galiard
Fretwork
Virgin 45005
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10:06 Johann Christian Bach - Adriano in Siria: Overture
Simon Standage, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Chandos 540
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10:01 Anonymous - Flowers of the Forest
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139
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9 - 10 PM

9:45 Heino Eller - 4 Pieces for String Orchestra
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Scottish National Orchestra
Chandos 8525
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9:35 Paul Hindemith - Mathis the Painter: Angel's Concert
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80195
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9:16 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 2
Riccardo Chailly, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Ramin Bahrami, piano
London/Decca 4782956
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9:06 Henry Cowell - Hymn and Fuguing Tune No. 10
Richard Auldon Clark, conductor
Manhattan Chamber Orchestra
Koch 7282
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9:01 Lou Harrison - Solstice: Garden of the Sun
Barry Jekowsky, conductor
California Symphony
Argo 455590
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8 - 9 PM

8:37 Gabriel Faure - String Quartet
Miami String Quartet
Conifer 51291
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8:29 David Hahn - 4 Short Pieces for Guitar
Cem Duruoz, guitar
Centaur 2563
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8:24 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 2
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 464601
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8:01 Franz Liszt - Liebestraum No. 3
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
EMI 69114
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7 - 8 PM

7:42 Pietro Locatelli - Sonata da camera
Trio Settecento
Cedille 99
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7:29 Miklos Rozsa - Theme with Variations
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Robert McDuffie, violin
Lynn Harrell, cello
Telarc 80518
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7:18 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Sinfonia in Eb
Helmut Mueller-Bruehl, conductor
Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Schwann 316005
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7:07 Felix Mendelssohn - Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Berlin 9157
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7:01 Agustin Barrios - Waltz No. 3
Lily Afshar, guitar
Archer 31919
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4 - 5 PM

4:33 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 3
Peter Maag, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin
London/Decca 436376
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4:20 Lars-Erik Larsson - Little Serenade
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Bis 285
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4:10 Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune)
Alexei Lubimov, piano
Alexei Zuev, piano
ECM 2241
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4:06 Alexandre Desplat - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2: Lily's Theme
Alexandre Desplat, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Mai Fujisawa, vocals
Warner 39255
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4:01 Emilio Pujol - Triquilandia/Seguidilla
David Russell, guitar
Telarc 80633
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3 - 4 PM

3:47 Arthur Sullivan - Overture di Ballo
Alexander Faris, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Nimbus 5066
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3:37 Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for 3 Trumpets
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5189
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3:13 Amy Beach - Theme and Variations
Carol Wincenc, flute
Kevin Lawrence, violin
Carolyn Stuart, violin
Sheila Brown, viola
Brooks Whitehouse, cello
Bridge 9373
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3:06 Mikhail Glinka - Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
James DePreist, conductor
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Bis 570
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3:01 Juan Arriaga - Symphony in D: Allegro
Alvaro Cassuto, conductor
Algarve Orchestra
Naxos 557207
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2 - 3 PM

2:42 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 3
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 437533
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2:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 1
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Aspen Festival Orchestra
Inon Barnatan, piano
recorded at Aspen Music Festival 2012
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2:16 Traditional - God Grant Us to Live Here
Hakon Daniel Nystedt, conductor
Oslo Chamber Choir
Two L 73
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2:07 Jaromir Weinberger - Schwanda the Bagpiper: Polka and Fugue
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80115
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2:01 Antonio Rosetti - Symphony: 1st movement
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9567
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1 - 2 PM

1:48 Antonio Vivaldi - Guitar Concerto
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Eliot Fisk, guitar
MusicMasters 67097
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1:36 Alexander Glazunov - Mazurka-Oberek
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Abbey Road Ensemble
Itzhak Perlman, violin
EMI 55475
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1:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Oboe Quartet
Academy of Ancient Music
Stephen Hammer, oboe
Oiseau-Lyre 421429
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1:06 Gerald Finzi - Eclogue
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Howard Shelley, piano
EMI 49627
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1:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 89: Finale
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Philips 462602
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Noon - 1 PM

12:45 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 9
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Handel and Haydn Society
Avie 2065
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12:20 Leo Delibes - Coppelia: Ballet Suite
Heinz Fricke, conductor
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
LaserLight 15616
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12:11 Gustav Holst - Walt Whitman Overture
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Ulster Orchestra
Naxos 572914
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12:06 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 1
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 58
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12:01 Jean Sibelius - Suite Mignonne: Polka and Epilogue
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Bis 384
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11 - Noon

11:51 Godfrey Ridout - Fall Fair
Uri Mayer, conductor
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
CBC 5069
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11:41 Georg Philipp Telemann - Divertimento
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 463074
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11:27 Ferruccio Busoni - Tanzwalzer
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Rome Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 572922
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11:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 400076
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11:06 Claude Debussy - Arabesque No. 2
Anders Miolin, guitar
Bis 986
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10 - 11 AM

10:50 Antonin Dvorak - My Home Overture
Andre Previn, conductor
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Telarc 80173
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10:32 Luigi Boccherini - String Quintet No. 5
Sigiswald Kuijken, violin
Sony 63190
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10:32 Carlos Gardel/Gerardo Matos Rodriguez - Por Una Cabeza/La Cumparsita
Angele Dubeau, conductor
La Pieta
Analekta 8733
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10:07 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 28
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
RCA 60715
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10:01 Flicks in Five
10:01 - Flicks in Five
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9 - 10 AM

9:30 Rodolphe Kreutzer - Violin Concerto No. 18
Andrew Mogrelia, conductor
San Francisco Conservatory Orchestra
Axel Strauss, violin
Naxos 570380
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9:25 Josef Suk - Spring: Awaiting
Lada Valesova, piano
Avie 2142
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9:15 Gioacchino Rossini - Thieving Magpie: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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9:10 Johann Strauss, Sr. - Radetzky March
Franz Bauer Theussl, conductor
Vienna Volksopera Orchestra
Philips 416819
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9:08 Jorge Morel - Danza Brasilera
Milos Karadaglic, guitar
DG 17000
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9:01 Richard Wagner - The Rhinegold: Entrance of the Gods
Klaus Tennstedt, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
EMI 68616
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8 - 9 AM

8:46 Henry Purcell - Dioclesian: Incidental Music
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
sony 66169
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8:38 Eric Whitacre - Equus
Eric Whitacre, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 16636
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8:33 Giuseppe Tartini - Violin Sonata No. 1
Enrico Casazza, violin
Roberto Loreggian, organ
Brilliant 93366
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8:26 Ottorino Respighi - 3 Botticelli Pictures
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
EMI 47844
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8:26 Johann Quantz - Flute Concerto No. 161: Presto
Dresden Chamber Solists
Johannes Wildner, flute
ArsVivendi 2100184
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7 - 8 AM

7:46 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 2
Antoine Plante, conductor
Mercury Baroque
Houston Public Radio 621
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7:15 Antonin Dvorak - Serenade for Strings
Hugh Wolff, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Teldec 46315
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7:10 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Partita No. 3: Prelude
Vadim Gluzman, violin
Bis 1972
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7:09 Manuel de Falla - Jota
Los Romeros
Philips 412609
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6 - 7 AM

6:50 Jacques Loeillet - Oboe Concerto
The Authentic Tastes Ensemble
Etcetera 1434
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6:13 Johann Hummel - Piano Concerto No. 2
Bryden Thomson, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Chandos 8507
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6:08 Traditional - Appalachian Barn Dance
Jeannette Sorrell, conductor
Apollo's Fire
Avie 2205
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6:06 Charles Wood - Oculi omnium
John Scott, conductor
Choir of St. Paul's Cathedral
Hyperion 67087
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6:03 Antonio Rosetti - Bassoon Concerto: Rondo-Allegretto
German Chamber Academy, Neuss
Eckart Hubner, bassoon
CPO 999936
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5 - 6 AM

5:42 Julius Rontgen - Ballade on a Norwegian Folk Song
David Porcelijn, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777255
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5:38 Niccolo Paganini - Cantabile
Chen Yi, violin
Lars Hannibal, guitar
OUR Recordings 220602
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5:33 Camille Saint-Saens - At the cemetary (Au cimetiere)
Bart Schneemann, oboe
Brilliant 93688
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5:22 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 11
Nicholas Ward, conductor
Northern Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 550873
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5:16 Claude Debussy - For Piano: Sarabande
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Telarc 80533
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5:06 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dances Nos. 1-3
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Hungaroton 12571
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5:01 Manuel Ponce - 4 Preludes for Guitar
Victoria Drake, harp
Well-Tempered 5179
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4 - 5 AM

4:52 William S Lloyd Webber - Air and Variations
John Bradbury, clarinet
Naxos 570539
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4:14 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
London/Decca 430778
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4:13 Anonymous - Greensleeves
Ronn McFarlane, lute
William Simms, lute
Dorian 92155
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4:06 Joni Mitchell - Urge for Going
English Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 56890
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4:01 Traditional - Loch Lomond
Chanticleer
Teldec 16676
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3 - 4 AM

3:33 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 11
John O'Conor, piano
Telarc 80363
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3:24 Dmitri Shostakovich - The Limpid Stream
Maxim Shostakovich, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Julian Lloyd Webber, cello
Philips 434106
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3:17 Willem de Fesch - Concerto in 7 Parts
Jan Willem de Vriend, conductor
Combattimento Consort Amsterdam
RadioNederland 121
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3:06 Antonio Vivaldi - Flute Concerto
Adrian Chandler, conductor
La Serenissima
Katy Bircher, flute
Avie 2178
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3:01 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Concerto Grosso: March
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5019
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2 - 3 AM

2:42 Luigi Boccherini - Cello Concerto No. 6
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Mischa Maisky, cello
DG 447022
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2:36 Charles Alkan - Nocturne No. 1
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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2:11 Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 3
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Analekta 3134
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2:06 Peter Tchaikovsky - Mazeppa: "Gopak"
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 71
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2:01 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Tarantella
Stein-Erik Olsen, guitar
Simax 1084
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1 - 2 AM

1:30 Friedrich Ernst Fesca - Symphony No. 3
Frank Beerman, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 999869
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1:28 Pierre Caroubel - 2 Courants
Josef Ulsamer, conductor
Ulsamer-Collegium
Boston Skyline 118
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1:11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Duet Sonata
Martha Argerich, piano
Teldec 91378
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1:06 Percy Grainger - After-word
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Chandos 9499
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1:01 Tarquinio Merula - Ballo detto Pollicio/La Cattarina
Ensemble Fitzwilliam
Valois 4641
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:49 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Vocalise
Yuri Temirkanov, conductor
Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
RCA 61281
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12:33 Franz Joseph Haydn - Horn Concerto No. 1
Helmut Muller-Bruhl, conductor
Cologne Chamber Orchestra
Dmitri Babanov, horn
Naxos 570482
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12:30 Malcolm Arnold - Homage to the Queen: Waltz
Koch 7266
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12:12 Benjamin Britten - Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
Simon Rattle, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
EMI 55394
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12:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - 6 Easy Variations on a Swiss Air
Jutta Zoff, harp
Berlin 2018
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12:01 Edward Elgar - Starlight Express: Waltz
George Hurst, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Chandos 8432
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