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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

Monday, November 12, 2012

11 - Midnight

11:28 Robert Schumann - Piano Quintet
Elias String Quartet
Jonathan Biss, piano
Onyx 4092
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11:22 Bix Beiderbecke - In the Dark
Free Range Saxophone Quartet
Origin 33011
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11:06 Michael Haydn - Symphony
Matthias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Chandos 9352
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11:01 Enrique Granados - Two Poetic Waltzes
Xuefei Yang, guitar
EMI 6322
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10 - 11 PM

10:47 Antonin Dvorak - Romance in f minor
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, violin
MCA 25889
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10:00 Peter Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 1 "Winter Dreams"
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Chandos 8672
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9 - 10 PM

9:58 Peter Tchaikovsky - The Seasons: November: Troika
Earl Wild, piano
Ivory 70903
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9:30 Joaquin Rodrigo - Concierto en modo galante
Enrique Batiz, conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Robert Cohen, cello
EMI 67435
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9:26 Dmitri Kabalevsky - Prelude and Fugue No. 3 "An Evening Song Beyond the River"
Alexandre Dossin, piano
Naxos 570976
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8 - 9 PM

8:45 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"
Edo de Waart, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 110318
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8:25 Paul Hindemith - Viola Concerto
Edo de Waart, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Sabina Thatcher, viola
SPCO Live Recording 110318
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8:01 John Adams - Chamber Symphony
Edo de Waart, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 110318
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7 - 8 PM

7:32 Claude Debussy - String Quartet
Brodsky Quartet
Chandos 10717
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7:13 Bohuslav Martinu - Sinfonietta La Jolla
James Conlon, conductor
Orchestra National de France
Erato 24238
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7:00 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Sinfonia No. 5
Thomas Hengelbrock, conductor
Freiburg Baroque Orchestra
DHM 77187
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6 - 7 PM

6:29 Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 2
Hans Vonk, conductor
State Orchestra of Dresden
Christian Zacharias
EMI 63937
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6:24 William Walton - Portsmouth Point Overture
Bryden Thomson, conductor
London Philharmonic
Chandos 8968
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6:20 Harri Wessman - Water Under Snow Is Weary
Tapiola Choir
Finlandia 921
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6:08 Giovanni Gabrieli - Canzon IX
Empire Brass & Friends
Telarc 80553
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6:03 Gioacchino Rossini - Silken Ladder: Overture
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Montreal Symphony Orchestra
London/Decca 433074
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5 - 6 PM

5:45 John Field - Piano Concerto No. 6
Mathias Bamert, conductor
London Mozart Players
Michael O'Rourke
Chandos 9442
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5:30 Leevi Madetoja - "Scherzo" from Symphony No. 3
Jorma Panula, conductor
Helsinki Philharmonic
Finlandia 011
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5:18 Gustav Holst - First Suite
Howard Dunn, conductor
Dallas Wind Symphony
Reference 39
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5:08 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 5: 3rd movement
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Moscow Virtuosi
Vladimir Spivakov, violin
RCA 60152
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5:04 Stephen Paulus - Hymn to the Eternal Flame
Matthew Culloton, conductor
The Singers
Singers 2965
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4 - 5 PM

4:59 Ralph Vaughan Williams - Rhosymedre
Mississippi Guitar Quartet
Centaur 2624
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4:56 Johann Sebastian Bach - Cantata No. 22: Sanctify us
Alicia de Larrocha, piano
London/Decca 466465
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4:40 Igor Stravinsky - Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
Christopher Hogwood, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
London/Decca 425614
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4:20 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal": 4th movement
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Telarc 80156
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4:17 Malcolm Arnold - Sea Shanty
Vega Wind Quintet
LDR 1002
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4:04 George Frideric Handel - Water Music: Hornpipe
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra
Harmonia Mundi 907010
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3 - 4 PM

3:59 Hugo Alfven - Aftonen (Evening)
Mack Wilberg, conductor
Men of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
Mormon Tabernacle 5053126
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3:44 Gabriel Faure - Masque et Bergamasques
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 449 186
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3:38 Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite: Alla Marcia
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
London/Decca 414534
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3:19 Carl Stamitz - Clarinet Concerto No. 10
Iona Brown, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Sabine Meyer, clarinet
EMI 54842
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3:15 Felix Mendelssohn - Song Without Words: May Breezes
Sang Mi Chung, piano
Centaur 2654
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3:01 Carl Nielsen - Helios Overture
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, conductor
Danish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
Chandos 9287
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Noon - 1 PM

12:43 George Frideric Handel - Concerto Grosso No. 11
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
DG 447733
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12:34 George Frideric Handel - Ariodante: Dopo notte
Harry Bicket, conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Ian Bostridge, tenor
EMI 82243
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12:08 Aaron Copland - Red Pony Suite
James Sedares, conductor
Phoenix Symphony Orchestra
Koch 7092
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12:02 Francis Poulenc - Melancolie
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67890
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11 - Noon

11:52 Antonin Dvorak - Slavonic Dance No. 4
Sergiu Commissiona, conductor
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Pro Arte 250
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11:49 Maurice Ravel - Piece in the Form of an Habanera
Viviana Guzman, flute
Jeremy Jouve, guitar
Reference 128
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11:30 Alan Hovhaness - Symphony No. 2 "Mysterious Mountain"
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
RCA 61957
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11:26 Jean Sibelius - Finlandia
Cantus
Cantus 1212
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11:08 Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Concerto No. 2
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Pinchas Zukerman, violin
RCA 60718
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11:03 Vince Guaraldi; arr: Timothy Bradley - Skating
Copper Street Brass
Copper Street Brass 
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10 - 11 AM

10:49 Erwin Schulhoff - Flute Sonata
Jeffrey Khaner, flute
Charles Abramovic, piano
Avie 22198
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10:44 Dmitri Shostakovich - Prelude and Fugue in A
Alexander Melnikov, piano
Harmonia Mundi 902019
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10:11 Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5
John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Revolutionary and Romantic Orchestra
Soli Deo Gloria 717
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10:01 Joaquin Rodrigo - Harp Concerto: Estudiantina
Antonio de Almeida, conductor
National Orchestra of Monte Carlo
Catherine Michel, harp
Pentatone 135
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9 - 10 AM

9:41 Franz Schubert - Rosamunde (selections)
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431655
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9:34 George Frideric Handel - German Aria: Meine Seele hort im Sehen
Louise Pellerin, ob
et al
CBC 1157
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9:24 Johann Strauss, Jr. - Lagoon Waltz
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
DG 4775566
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9:19 Michael Torke - Javelin
John Williams, conductor
Boston Pops Orchestra
Sony 62592
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9:06 Camille Saint-Saens - Rhapsodie d'Auvergne
Sakari Oramo, conductor
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Hough, piano
Hyperion 67331
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9:01 Peter Tchaikovsky - Orchestral Suite No. 1: Miniature March
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
National Symphony of Ireland
Naxos 550644
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8 - 9 AM

8:46 Charles Avison - Concerto Grosso No. 11
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 438806
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8:41 Antonin Dvorak - Bagatelles: Allegretto scherzando (3)
Takacs Quartet
Gabor Ormai, harmonium
London/Decca 430077
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8:31 Johann Sebastian Bach - Gavotte
Goran Sollscher, guitar
DG 439146
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8:24 Henryk Wieniawski - Violin Concerto No. 2: 3rd Movement
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Cleveland Orchestra
Joshua Bell, violin
London/Decca 421716
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8:18 Frederic Chopin - Waltz in Ab, Op. 42
Ingrid Fliter, p
EMI 98351
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8:05 Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 "Scottish": Finale
Edo de Waart, conductor
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
SPCO Live Recording 110318
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7 - 8 AM

7:56 Emmanuel Chabrier - Picturesque Pieces: Pompous Minuet
Eiji Oue, conductor
Minnesota Orchestra
Reference 79
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7:49 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade No. 6 "Serenata Notturna": Minuet and Trio
Andrew Manze, conductor
English Concert
Harmonia Mundi 907280
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7:39 Peter Tchaikovsky - Orchestral Suite No. 2: Waltz and Scherzo
Stefan Sanderling, conductor
Irish National Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 550644
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7:31 Benjamin Britten - Simple Symphony: Playful Pizzicato
Christopher Warren-Green, conductor
London Chamber Orchestra
Virgin 91199
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7:20 Arcangelo Corelli - Concerto Grosso No. 4
Isaac Allen, violin
Areta Zhulla, violin
Bram Goldstein, violin
Grace Park, violin
Youming Chen, viola
Angela Choong, viola
Music@Menlo 20083
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7:15 Claude Debussy - Triumph of Bacchus
Louis de Froment, conductor
Radio Luxembourg Orchestra
Vox 5053
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7:13 Franz Schubert - Rosamunde: Shepherd's Melody
Claudio Abbado, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
DG 431655
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7:04 Godfrey Ridout - Fall Fair
Uri Mayer, conductor
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra
CBC 5069
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6 - 7 AM

6:54 Wolfgang Mozart - Eine kleine Nachtmusik: 4th mvt
Andrew Manze, conductor
English Concert
Harmonia Mundi 907280
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6:49 Felix Mendelssohn - Elijah: He Watching Over Israel
Robert Shaw, conductor
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Telarc 80119
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6:43 Maurice Ravel - Sonatine: Menuet
Carol Rosenberger, piano
Delos 3230
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6:37 Bohuslav Martinu - Sinfonietta La Jolla: 3rd movement
James Conlon, conductor
French National Orchestra
Jean-Francois Heisser, piano
Erato 45794
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6:30 George Frideric Handel - Sonata No. 2
Louise Pellerin, oboe
Dom Andre Laberge, organ
CBC 1157
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6:24 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 103 "Drum Roll": 3rd movement
Charles Mackerras, conductor
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Telarc 80282
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6:21 Darius Milhaud - Corcovado
Windscape
Arabesque 6732
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6:07 Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dances Nos. 3 and 4
Katia & Marielle Labeque, pianos
Philips 416459
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6:04 Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 13: Presto
Orion String Quartet
Koch 7683
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5 - 6 AM

5:38 Ottorino Respighi - Fantastic Toy Shop
Neville Marriner, conductor
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Philips 420485
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5:35 Francois Couperin - Mysterious Barricades
Nancy Allen, harp
EMI 69070
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5:16 Richard Heuberger - Serenade for Strings
Jiri Starek, conductor
Rias-Sinfonietta, Berlin
Schwann 316039
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5:10 Felipe Villanueva - Slow Waltz
Jorge Federico Osorio, piano
Cedille 132
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5:06 Edvard Grieg - Norwegian Dance No. 3
Neeme Jarvi, conductor
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
DG 419431
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5:01 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Prussian Sonata No. 5: 2nd movement
Jon Mendle, archguitar
In a Circle 4
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4 - 5 AM

4:49 Antonio Vivaldi - Dresden Concerto for Violin, 2 Oboes, 2 Recorders and Bassoon
Trevor Pinnock, conductor
English Concert
Archiv 445839
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4:17 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Sonata No. 13
Claudio Arrau, piano
Philips 416829
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4:11 Eric Whitacre - Go, lovely rose
Stephen Layton, conductor
Polyphony
Hyperion 67543
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4:06 Igor Stravinsky - Russian Scherzo
Michael Gielen, conductor
Southwest German Radio Symphony
Hanssler 93059
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4:01 John Blow - Chaconne
Reinhardt Goebel, conductor
Musica Antiqua Cologne
Archiv 453418
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3 - 4 AM

3:30 Emil Mlynarski - Violin Concerto No. 2
Jacek Kaspszyk, conductor
Polish Chamber Orchestra
Nigel Kennedy, violin
EMI 79934
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3:25 Isaac Albeniz - Torre Bermeja
Stephen Marchionda, guitar
Dabringhaus 9031739
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3:11 Claude Debussy - Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Saint Cecilia Orchestra
DG 429728
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3:06 Erwin Schulhoff - Flute Sonata: Scherzo and Aria
Tanya Dusevic Witek, flute
MSR 1161
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3:01 Arne Eggen - Liti Kersti: Bjorgulv the Fiddler
Bjarte Engeset, conductor
Iceland Symphony Orchestra
Naxos 557017
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2 - 3 AM

2:47 Felix Mendelssohn - Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage
Kurt Masur, conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Berlin 2057
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2:33 Carl Orff - Little Concerto
Klaus Rainer Scholl, conductor
Mainz Wind Ensemble
Wergo 6174
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2:15 Georg Philipp Telemann - Don Quixote Suite
Nicholas Ward, conductor
Northern Chamber Orchestra
Naxos 554019
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2:07 Einojuhani Rautavaara - Nocturne and Dance
Pekka Kuusisto, violin
Paavali Jumppanen, piano
Ondine 1177
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2:01 Niccolo Paganini - 24th Caprice
Nicola Hall, guitar
London/Decca 430839
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1 - 2 AM

1:36 Franz Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 53 "Imperial"
Sigiswald Kuijken, conductor
La Petite Bande
Virgin 90743
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1:20 Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Saint Luke's 302
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1:12 Antonin Dvorak - Silent Woods
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Berlin Philharmonic
Yo-Yo Ma, cello
Sony 42206
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1:06 Franz Liszt - Dreams of Love No. 3 (Liebestraume)
Michael Landrum, piano
Dorian 92158
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1:01 George Frideric Handel - Organ Concerto No. 5
John Rutter, conductor
City of London Sinfonia
John Scott, organ
American Gramophone 590
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Midnight - 1 AM

12:54 Giovanni Gabrieli - Sonata with 3 Violins
Paul McCreesh, conductor
Gabrieli Consort
Archiv 449180
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12:21 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 36 "Linz"
Colin Davis, conductor
Dresden State Orchestra
Philips 422398
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12:18 Anonymous - Romance
Pepe Romero, guitar
Philips 411033
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12:06 Carl Friedrich Abel - Overture No. 2
Paul Dombrecht, conductor
Il Fondamento
Passacaille 903
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12:01 William Bolcom - Graceful Ghost
Jenny Spanoghe, violin
Jacquelin Herbein, piano
Rene Gailly 87042
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