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Highlights from April 15 to 21


Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Janet Tollund, travel agent and consultant.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: School Spotlight: the Litchfield High School Dragonaires.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: The National Lutheran Choir.
Friday, 10am: Bach's St. Matthew Passion.
Saturday, 11 am: Metropolitan Opera: Arabella, by Richard Strauss.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: An Easter Offering.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: Handel's Messiah, performed by the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday, 8 pm: From Darkness to Light, with Bob Christiansen and Valerie Kahler.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Monday, 8 pm: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: luthier John Waddle.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature.

Programming Highlights

Monday, October 7, 2013

11 - Midnight

11:37 Carl Stamitz - Symphony Concertante
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Isaac Stern, violin
Sony 66472
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11:19 Maurice Ravel - Le Tombeau de Couperin
Richard Hickox, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
Virgin 90765
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11:13 Marco Uccellini - Sonata No. 4
Romanesca
Harmonia Mundi 907196
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11:06 Stephen Paulus - Berceuse
Yolanda Kondonassis, harp
Azica 71281
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11:01 Frederic Curzon - Robin Hood Suite: Maid Marian
Malcolm Nabarro, conductor
East of England Orchestra
ASV 2069
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10 - 11 PM

10:54 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 1: 2nd movement
Jon Kimura Parker, piano
MPR 204
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10:40 Ludwig van Beethoven - Cello Sonata No. 5
Lynn Harrell, cello
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 417628
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9 - 10 PM

9:58 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 5
Peter Oundjian, conductor
Toronto Symphony
TSO 311
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9:47 Edward Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Conrad van Alphen, conductor
Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80623
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9:20 Robert Schumann - Forest Scenes
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
London/Decca 18951
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9:18 Carl Nielsen - Evening Song
Folke Bohlin, conductor
Lund University Male Choir
Bis 206
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9:00 Carl Nielsen - Clarinet Concerto
Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
SPCO Live Recording 120915
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8 - 9 PM

8:30 Richard Wagner - Siegfried Idyll
Thomas Dausgaard , conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 120915  
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8:04 Richard Strauss - Metamorphosen
Edo de Waart, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 120915
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7 - 8 PM

7:40 David Diamond - Music for Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet
Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Seattle Symphony
Delos 3103
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7:09 Felix Mendelssohn - Octet
Emerson String Quartet
DG 3888
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7:00 Selim Palmgren - Dance of the Falling Leaves
Jacques Mercier, conductor
Turku Philharmonic Orchestra
Finlandia 522102
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6 - 7 PM

6:34 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Guitar Quintet
Tokyo String Quartet
Kazuhito Yamshita
RCA 60421
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6:28 Henryk Wieniawski - Legende
James Levine, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin
DG 447070
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6:21 Maurice Ravel - Five O'Clock Foxtrot
Sergiu Commissiona, conductor
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Pro Arte 250
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5 - 6 PM

5:59 Darius Milhaud - Suite Francaise
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 434399
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5:44 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 7
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor
Concentus Musicus Vienna
Teldec 35603
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5:44 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Flute Quartet No. 2: 2nd movement
Emerson Quartet
Carol Wincenc, flute
DG 431770
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5:29 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 "From the New World": Scherzo
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 423120
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5:27 Stephen Foster - Hard Times Come Again No More
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
ACC 122
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5:10 Thomas C. Kelly - O'Carolan Suite
Fionnuala Hunt, conductor
Irish Chamber Orchestra
Black Box 1003
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5:07 Aram Khachaturian - Gayaneh: Dance of the Rose Maidens
Stanley Black, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 417062
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4 - 5 PM

4:59 Richard Danielpour - Urban Dance No. 1
Zdenek Macal, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Sony 60779
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4:42 Claude Debussy - Suite Bergamasque
Martin Jones, piano
Nimbus 5160
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4:35 Andrew Smith - Kyrie
New York Polyphony
Bis 2037
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4:30 John Bull - The King's Hunt
Buffalo Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2294
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4:18 Gustav Holst - Second Suite
Howard Dunn, conductor
Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference 39
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4:15 Henry Purcell - Abdelazar: Rondeau
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Tafelmusik 1001
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4:13 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 100 "Military": 2nd movement
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Telarc 80282
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3 - 4 PM

3:58 Louis Spohr - Grand Nonetto: Finale
Vienna-Berlin Ensemble
DG 427640
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3:51 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 1
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312
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3:32 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Charles Neidich, clarinet
DG 435875
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3:29 Edvard Grieg - Grandmother's Minuet
tenThing
EMI 88326
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3:26 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 17
Alfred Brendel, piano
Philips 462903
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3:02 Ludwig van Beethoven - Fidelio: Overture
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 415507
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3:00 Leo Brouwer - Ojos brujos
Manuel Barrueco, guitar
EMI 66576
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Noon - 1 PM

12:45 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
Avie 2207
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12:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
Avie 2207
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12:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Apollo's Fire Baroque Orchestra
Avie 2207
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12:00 Learning to Listen

11 - Noon

11:52 Johannes Donjon - Offertoire
Ulysse Waterlot, conductor
Waterloo Chamber Orchestra
Marc Grauwels, flute
Naxos 555954
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11:48 Heitor Villa-Lobos - Prelude No. 5
Julian Bream, guitar
RCA 6525
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11:25 Alberto Ginastera - Concert Variations
Josep Pons, conductor
Orquesta Ciudad de Granada
Harmonia Mundi 901808
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11:19 Fritz Kreisler - Polichinelle
James Ehnes, violin
Eduard Laurel, piano
Analekta 3159
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11:10 Michael Torke - Javelin
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Argo 452101
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11:04 Elena Kats-Chernin - Fast Blue Village 2
Del Sol String Quartet
Dorian 92164
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10 - 11 AM

10:51 Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Paganini
Olga Kern, piano
Harmonia Mundi 907392
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10:43 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concerto No. 1: Rondo
Martin West, conductor
San Francisco Symphony
Alex Fiterstein, clarinet
Bridge 9416
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10:36 Matthew Brown - (though love be a day)
Joshua Copeland, conductor
Antioch Chamber Ensemble
Acis 18719
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10:25 Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphonic Dances: Tempo di valse
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 573051
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10:07 Johannes Brahms - Variations on a Theme by Haydn
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80450
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10:00 Stephen Paulus - The Day is Done
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 2965
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9 - 10 AM

9:52 Gioacchino Rossini - William Tell: Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431653
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9:30 George Frideric Handel - Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 3
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Philips 411122
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9:28 Maurice Ravel - Berceuse on the Name of Faure
Erin Keefe, violin
Alessio Bax, piano
Music@Menlo 20105
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9:21 Gabriel Faure - Song of Jean Racine
Ivars Taurins, conductor
Tafelmusik Chamber Choir
CBC 1155
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9:07 Felix Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream: Overture
Helmuth Rilling, conductor
Oregon Bach Festival Orchestra
Hanssler 98922
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9:00 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 174: Sinfonia
Ottavio Dantone, conductor
Accademia Bizantina
Decca 4782718
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8 - 9 AM

8:49 Carl Maria von Weber - Clarinet Concertino
Martin West, conductor
San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Bridge 9416
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8:36 Ralph Vaughan Williams - English Folk Song Suite
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Cleveland Symphonic Winds
Telarc 80099
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8:34 Edvard Grieg - Waltz
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
EMI 57296
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8:24 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 7 "Haffner": Rondo
Gunter Wand, conductor
North German Radio Symphony
RCA 60068
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8:18 Sergei Rachmaninoff - Polka V.R.
Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano
London/Decca 470291
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8:12 Francis Poulenc - Flute Sonata: 3rd movement
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Residentie Orchestra of the Hague
Sharon Bezaly, flute
Bis 1679
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8:08 Gabriela Montero - Improvisation on Bach's Italian Concerto
Gabriela Montero, p
EMI 64647
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8:05 Johann Sebastian Bach - Italian Concerto: 3rd mvt
Andrew Lawrence-King, conductor
Harp Consort
DHM 77366
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7 - 8 AM

7:45 Ottorino Respighi - Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No. 1
Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Lausanne
Telarc 80309
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7:41 Francis Poulenc - Novelette in C
Vento Chiaro
Ongaku 120
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7:35 Ludwig van Beethoven - Rondo a Capriccio "Rage Over a Lost Penny"
Alice Sara Ott, piano
DG 4779291
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7:30 Sergei Prokofiev - Winter Bonfire: March
Jose Serebrier, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
ASV 760
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7:24 Enrique Granados - Straw Mannequin
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 417795
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7:16 Bedrich Smetana - Bartered Bride: Overture
William Boughton, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Nimbus 5120
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7:10 William Grant Still - Folk Suite
Calico Winds
Albany 693
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7:04 Aaron Copland - The Red Pony: Morning on the Ranch
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61699
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6 - 7 AM

6:55 George Frederic Handel - Music for the Royal Fireworks: Selections
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
English Baroque Soloists
Philips 411122
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6:47 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 9: 4th vmt
Jasper String Quartet
Dorian 92142
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6:36 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Horn Concerto No. 1
Barry Tuckwell, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Barry Tuckwell, horn
London/Decca 410284
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6:32 Anthony Holborne - Galliard and 2 Two Almaines
Musica Dolce Ensemble
Bis 305
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6:24 Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 2: 2nd movement
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
London/Decca 421439
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6:20 Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartet No. 8: Finale
Benny Kim, violin
Robert Rinehart, viola
Felix Fan, cello
David Leisner, guitar
Koch 7532
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6:11 Dmitri Kabalevsky - The Comedians: Suite
Alfred Newman, conductor
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
EMI 65922
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6:04 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 4
Rafael Kubelik, conductor
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
DG 419056
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5 - 6 AM

5:49 Paul Hindemith - Mathis the Painter: Angel's Concert
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80195
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5:49 Andro Blackhall - On the Banks of Helicon
Baltimore Consort
Dorian 90139
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5:36 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for Various Instruments
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Simon Standage, violin
Archiv 415674
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5:29 Conrad Tao - vestiges: upon viewing two porcelain figures
Conrad Tao, piano
EMI 34476
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5:07 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 3
Amadeus Quartet
DG 453760
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5:01 Isaac Albeniz - Iberia: Triana
Paul Daniel, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
John Williams, guitar
Sony 48480
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4 - 5 AM

4:49 Arcangelo Corelli - Sonata
Trio Settecento
Cedille 99
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4:28 Claude Debussy - Epigraphs Antiques
Jun Markl, conductor
Lyon National Orchestra
Naxos 572568
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4:22 Franz Schubert - God is My Shepherd
Edward Higginbottom, conductor
Choir of New College, Oxford
Erato 21659
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4:06 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite
Yoel Levi, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Telarc 80320
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4:01 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 50: 1st movement
Maria Bergmann, piano
Hanssler 93081
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3 - 4 AM

3:49 Francois Devienne - Bassoon Concerto No. 1
Bohdan Warchal, conductor
Slovak Chamber Orchestra
Eckart Hubner, bassoon
CPO 999120
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3:11 Peter Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Philips 434108
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3:06 Alexander Scriabin - Andante
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3244
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3:01 Darius Milhaud - Viola Sonata No. 1: Air
Kenneth Martinson, viola
Centaur 2479
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2 - 3 AM

2:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 41 "Jupiter"
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Saint Luke's 3001
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2:15 Egberto Gismonti - Infancia
Sergio Assad, guitar
Nonesuch 79365
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2:10 Garry Eister - Quintet for Glass and Strings: Brisk
Emerson Quartet
Dennis James, Armonica
Sony 89047
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2:06 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata: Alleluja
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
RCA 61911
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2:01 Franz Liszt - Waltz-Impromptu
Alexis Weissenberg, piano
EMI 69114
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1 - 2 AM

1:44 Dag Wiren - Serenade for Strings
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Argo 417132
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1:37 Johann Pachelbel - Canon
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80321
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1:23 Maurice Ravel - Sonatine
Arcata String Quartet
Don Bailey, flute
Summit 239
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1:06 Franz Anton Hoffmeister - Double Bass Concerto No. 1
Christian Vasquez, conductor
Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
Edicson Ruiz, double bass
Phil.harmonie 6008
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1:01 Giuseppi Brescianello - Partita
Anthony Glise, guitar
Dorian 80127
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:57 Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 24
Mari Kodama, piano
PentaTone 304
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12:45 Joseph Scianni - Adagio Cantabile
Howard Hanson, conductor
Eastman-Rochester Symphony Orchestra
Mercury 434347
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12:07 Peter Tchaikovsky - Souvenir of Florence
Emerson String Quartet
Paul Neubauer, viola
Colin Carr, cello
Sony 47060
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12:04 Johan Svendsen - Symphony No. 1: 3rd movement
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 49769
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