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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

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:33 Nikolay Myaskovsky - String Quartet No. 13
Pacifica String Quartet
Cedille 127
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11:19 Ferruccio Busoni - Clarinet Concertino
Francesco La Vecchia, conductor
Rome Symphony Orchestra
Giammarco Casani, clarinet
Naxos 572922
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11:14 Marco Uccellini - La Trasformata: Sonata No. 4
Arcadian Academy
Harmonia Mundi 907066
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11:06 Andrew Schultz - The Meaning of Water
Alice Giles, conductor
Seven Harp Ensemble
Tall Poppies 204
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11:01 Edvard Grieg - Last Spring
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 437520
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10 - 11 PM

10:47 Ludvig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 16 in F, Op. 135: II-III
Guarneri Quartet
RCA 60458
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10:39 Domenico Scarlatti - Sonata, K. 247
Pedja Muzijevich, piano
Albany 1039
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10:23 Johann Sebastian Bach - Concerto for Violin and Oboe in c minor
Heinz Holliger, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Heinz Holliger, oboe
Gidon Kremer, violin
Philips 411 466
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10:21 Hugo Wolf - Weyla's Song
Anne-Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano
Ralf Gothoni, piano
DG `423 666
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10:07 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Nocturne and Scherzo
The Nash Ensemble
Hyperion 67381
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9 - 10 PM

9:15 Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 1
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Barry Douglas, piano
RCA 7780
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9:10 Trad. - The Galbally Farmer/Calling-On Song
Chanticleer
Chanticleer 8801
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8 - 9 PM

8:58 Aaron Copland - Three Piano Excerpts from Our Town
James Tocco, piano
Pro Arte 183
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8:49 Aaron Copland - The Tender Land: The Promise of Living
Philip Brunelle, conductor
Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota
Virgin 91113
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8:31 Darius Milhaud - Suite Francaise
Frederick Fennell, conductor
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Mercury 434399
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8:19 Erik Satie - Gymnopedies
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 473 620
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8:14 Francis Poulenc - Four Brief Prayers of St. Francis
Chanticleer
Chanticleer 8801
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8:04 Francis Poulenc - Novelette No. 1
Gabriel Tacchino, piano
EMI 62551
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7 - 8 PM

7:59 Padre Costanzo Porta - Sancte Francisce Propera (Saint Francis, hasten)
Jordan Sramek, conductor
Rose Ensemble
Rose 10
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7:33 Robert Schumann - String Quartet in a minor, Op. 41, No. 1
Melos Quartet
DG 423 670
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7:32 Johannes Brahms - To a nightingale
Thomas Allen, baritone
Geoffrey Parsons, piano
Virgin 91130
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7:09 Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Herbert von Karajan, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
DG 410026
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7:03 Erik Satie - Sarabande No. 1
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
London 473 620
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6 - 7 PM

6:50 Peter Tchaikovsky - March Slave
Mikhail Pletnev, conductor
Russian National Orchestra
Virgin 91487
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6:42 Hector Berlioz - Harold in Italy: Serenade
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, viola
London/Decca 421193
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6:32 Jean Francaix - Quintette
Mirage Quintet
Naxos 570444
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6:24 Louis Spohr - Symphony No. 2: Finale
Howard Griffiths, conductor
North German Radio Philharmonic
CPO 777178
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6:09 Frank Bridge - Waltz-Intermezzo
Constantine Orbelian, conductor
Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Delos 3284
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6:02 George Frideric Handel - Overture
Stephen Stubbs, conductor
Arion
Atma 2260
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5 - 6 PM

5:53 Camille Saint-Saens - Danse Macabre
Emmanuel Krivine, conductor
National Orchestra of Lyon
Denon 75024
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5:47 Cecile Chaminade - Arabesque
Peter Jacobs, piano
Hyperion 66846
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5:26 Richard Strauss - Horn Concerto No. 1
George Szell, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Myron Bloom, horn
Sony 63123
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5:22 Bernardo Storace - Folias
Belladonna
Dorian 93228
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5:12 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 5
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
London 410 016
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5:01 Arnold Bax - Morning Song
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Margaret Fingerhut, piano
Chandos 8516
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4 - 5 PM

4:50 Traditional - Behold, the Beautiful Light of the Sun
Hakon Daniel Nystedt, conductor
Oslo Chamber Choir
Helga Gunnes, soprano
Sondre Bratland, vocals
Two L 73
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4:39 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907014
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4:34 Frederic Chopin - Etude No. 12 "Revolutionary"
Boris Berezovsky, piano
Teldec 73129
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4:23 Felix Mendelssohn - Trumpet Overture
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Berlin 2057
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4:18 Benjamin Britten - Simple Symphony: Playful Pizzicato
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 420155
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4:09 Morten Lauridsen - Dirait-on
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Sony 89100
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4:03 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik: Allegro
Willi Boskovsky, conductor
Vienna Mozart Ensemble
London/Decca 460250
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3 - 4 PM

3:52 Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 5: 3rd movement
Libor Pesek, conductor
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Virgin 90769
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3:47 Aaron Copland - Simple Gifts
Richard Kapp, conductor
Philharmonia Virtuosi
RCA 68261
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3:28 Johan Roman - Oboe d'Amore Concerto
Jan-Olav Wedin, conductor
Stockholm Sinfonietta
Alf Nilsson, oboe
Anders Ohrwall, harpsichord
Bis 165
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3:19 Ludwig van Beethoven - Rondino for Winds
Melos Ensemble of London
EMI 72643
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3:13 Gabriel Faure - Pelleas and Melisande: Sicilienne
London Mozart Players
James Galway, flute
RCA 63725
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3:04 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 101 "The Clock": 3rd movement
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Telarc 80311
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Noon - 1 PM

12:55 Peter Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto: 3rd movement
Daniel Harding, conductor
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Ray Chen, violin
Sony 98410
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12:36 Jan Vanhal - Bassoon Concerto
Neville Marriner, conductor
St. Mary's Chamber Players
John Miller, bassoon
Pro Arte 195
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12:30 Henry Purcell - Sonata in D
London Baroque
Harmonia Mundi 901438
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12:15 Camille Saint-Saens - Africa
Sakari Oramo, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331
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12:10 Mark O'Connor - The American Seasons: Fall
Scott Yoo, conductor
Metmorphosen Chamber Orchestra
Mark O'Connor, violin
Sony 89660
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12:08 Aaron Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man
Eugene Ormandy, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Sony 45525
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12:00 David Diamond - Rounds: 3rd movement
Mikhail Gurewitsch, conductor
do.gma chamber orchestra
Dabringhaus 9121717
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11 - Noon

11:55 Edward Elgar - Morning Song
William Boughton, conductor
English String Orchestra
Nimbus 5008
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11:48 Ola Gjeilo - Serenity
Charles Bruffy, conductor
Phoenix Chorale
Emmanuel Lopez, cello
Chandos 5100
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11:36 Franz Joseph Haydn - Piano Sonata No. 36
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Teldec 35793
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11:19 Antonio Vivaldi - Four Seasons: Autumn
Giovanni Antonini, conductor
Il Giardino Armonico
Enrico Onofri, violin
Teldec 97671
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11:07 Antonin Dvorak - String Quartet No. 12 "American": 1st movement
Chilingirian Quartet
Chandos 8919
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11:02 Gaetano Donizetti - L'elisir d'amore: Una furtiva lagrima
Evelino Pido, conductor
Lyon Opera Orchestra
Roberto Alagna, tenor
London 467632
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10 - 11 AM

10:55 Paulo Bellinati - Jongo
Duo Transatlantique
Self Produced 314
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10:47 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Magic Flute: Overture
Hans Vonk, conductor
Staatskapelle Dresden
Capriccio 10070
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10:38 Maurice Ravel - Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Naida Coile, piano
London 472464
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10:25 Johann Rosenmuller - Student Music: Suite
David Douglass, conductor
King's Noyse
Harmonia Mundi 907179
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10:19 Eric Whitacre - A Boy and a Girl
Stephen Layton, conductor
Polyphony
Hyperion 67543
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10:06 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral": 1st movement
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Bis 1716
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10:01 Karol Szymanowski - Mazurka
Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano
Hyperion 67399
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9 - 10 AM

9:54 Richard Wagner - Ride of the Valkyries
Adrian Boult, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
EMI 65148
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9:46 Georg Philipp Telemann - Heroic Music
Empire Brass
Michael Murray, organ
Telarc 80218
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9:35 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique": 2nd movement
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Ondine 1131
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9:31 York Bowen - The Way to Polden
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67267
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9:16 Francesco Veracini - Overture No. 3
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 439937
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9:06 Franz Liszt - Mephisto Waltz No. 1
La Pieta
Angele Dubeau, violin
Analekta 8718
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9:00 Franz Schubert - Four Laendler
Yaara Tal, piano
Andreas Groethuysen, piano
Sony 68243
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8 - 9 AM

8:48 Bela Bartok - Hungarian Sketches
Ivan Fischer, conductor
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Philips 454430
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8:42 Giacomo Puccini - La Boheme: Quando me n'vo (Musetta's Waltz)
Gianandrea Noseda, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic
Anna Netrebko, soprano
London/Decca 10578
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8:34 Alessandro Scarlatti - Concerto Grosso No. 1
I Musici
William Bennett, flute
Lenore Smith, flute
Philips 400017
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8:29 Antonio Lauro - Venezuelan Dance (Seis por derecho)
John Williams, guitar
Sony 90451
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8:20 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 36 "Linz": Finale
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 432177
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8:16 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No. 5
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Hope, violin
DG 15312
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8:10 Aaron Copland - Rodeo: Saturday Night Waltz
Antal Dorati, conductor
Detroit Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 1231
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8:04 Hugo Alfven - Dance of the Shepherd Girl
James DePreist, conductor
Malmo Symphony Orchestra
Bis 570
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7 - 8 AM

7:53 Dmitri Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Erich Kunzel, conductor
Cincinnati Pops
Telarc 80595
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7:46 Antonio Vivaldi - Rustic Concerto
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Academy of Ancient Music
Oiseau-Lyre 414588
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7:37 Ferdinand Herold - Zampa Overture
William Boughton, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Nimbus 5120
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7:32 Gabriel Faure - Pavane
Sara Sant'Ambrogio, cello
Anyssa Neumann, piano
Sebastian 200
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7:20 Felix Mendelssohn - Fair Melusina Overture
Claudio Abbado, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
DG 415353
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7:14 Antonin Dvorak - Bagatelles: Allegretto scherzando (3)
Takacs Quartet
Gabor Ormai, harmonium
London/Decca 430077
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7:04 Georg Philipp Telemann - Trumpet Concerto
Jeffrey Tate, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Ole Edvard Antonsen, trumpet
EMI 54897
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6 - 7 AM

6:53 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 88: 1st movement
Adam Fischer, conductor
Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra
Nimbus 5269
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6:46 Giovanni Palestrina - Sicut cervus (As the Hart Yearns)
David Cherwien, conductor
National Lutheran Choir
National Lutheran 3211
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6:41 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco - Guitar Concerto No. 1: 1st movement
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Kazuhito Yamashita, guitar
RCA 60355
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6:33 Claude Debussy - Joyous Isle
Rafal Blechacz, piano
DG 4779548
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6:21 George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 3
Martin Pearlman, conductor
Boston Baroque
Telarc 80594
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6:11 Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concerto No. 4: 1st movement
Andras Schiff, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Andras Schiff, piano
London/Decca 466465
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6:04 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - String Quartet No. 17 "Hunt": 4th movement
Bartok Quartet
BMC 79
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5 - 6 AM

5:51 Hans Christian Lumbye - Dancing Tune from Kroll Waltz
Peter Guth, conductor
Odense Symphony Orchestra
Unicorn 9143
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5:47 Traditional - A la claire fontaine (By the clear fountain)
Dale Warland, conductor
Dale Warland Singers
Linda Chatterton, flute
Gothic 49243
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5:35 Francois Couperin - Four Dances
Trio Settecento
Cedille 129
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5:20 Gabriel Faure - Ballade
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Kathryn Stott, piano
Chandos 9416
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5:19 Johannes Kapsberger - Chaconne
Rolf Lislevand & Ensemble
Astree 8515
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5:06 Peter Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Sergiu Commissiona, conductor
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Pro Arte 251
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5:01 Ernest Chausson - Chamber Concerto: Sicilienne
Alcan Quartet
David Lefevre, violin
Alain Lefevre, piano
Analekta 9286
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4 - 5 AM

4:35 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 82 "The Bear"
Frans Bruggen, conductor
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Philips 462111
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4:15 Henri Vieuxtemps - Violin Concerto No. 5
Malcolm Sargent, conductor
New Symphony Orchestra of London
Jascha Heifetz, violin
RCA 6214
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4:09 Felipe Villanueva - Slow Waltz
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Cedille 132
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4:06 Sergei Prokofiev - March
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 4777645
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4:01 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna": Rondeau
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 420201
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3 - 4 AM

3:51 Antonio Vivaldi - Concerto for 2 Horns
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Timothy Brown, horn
Philips 412892
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3:45 Isaac Albeniz - Suite Espanola: Granada
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739
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3:10 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"
Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Telarc 80184
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3:06 Jacob Druckman - Aria: Theme by Francesco Cavalli
New York Philomusica
NY Philomusica 52
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3:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake: Danse russe
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Joshua Bell, violin
Sony 94832
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2 - 3 AM

2:44 Josef Myslivecek - Concertino
Concerto Koln
Archiv 4776418
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2:24 Claude Debussy - Nocturnes
Alexei Lubimov, piano
Alexei Zuev, piano
ECM 2241
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2:13 Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4
Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
DG 431663
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2:06 Franz Schubert - Polonaise for Violin and Strings
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
Philips 420168
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2:01 John Dowland - Pavan
Queen's Chamber Band
Four-Tay 4011
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1 - 2 AM

1:52 Camille Saint-Saens - Tarantella
Debra Wendells-Cross, flute
Virginia Arts 901
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1:44 Johann Hummel - Fantasia for Viola and Orchestra
Gerard Causse, conductor
Montpellier-Moscow Soloists
Gerard Causse, viola
EMI 54817
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1:38 Traditional - Five Yunnan Folk Songs
Yundi Li, piano
EMI 88658
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1:17 Edvard Grieg - Holberg Suite
Conrad van Alphen, conductor
Rotterdam Chamber Orchestra
Telarc 80623
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1:06 Daniel Godfrey - Romanza
Cassatt String Quartet
Koch 7573
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1:01 Maurice Durufle - Requiem: Lux Aeterna
Dennis Keene, conductor
Voices of Ascension
Delos 3169
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:49 Ludwig van Beethoven - 12 Contredances
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Sony 45651
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12:47 Alonso Mudarra - Pavana de Alexandre
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 6497
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12:23 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 10 for 2 Pianos
Georg Solti, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, piano
London/Decca 430232
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12:06 George Frideric Handel - Concerto for 2 Orchestras No. 2
Jeanne Lamon, conductor
Tafelmusik
Sony 63073
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12:01 Heikki Aaltoila - The Wedding Waltz
Leif Segerstam, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Ondine 824
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